NFL Expert Picks - Week 2
Notice how often the numbers 0, 3, 4, and 7 pop up in the final digit of those scores? How does a player win on football squares? Each of the numbers of each of the squares, , corresponds to the final number in the score of the home or the away team in the game. Whether the wager refers to the home or away team is determined by its position on the board.
One axis is the home score, the other axis is the away score. If the score at the end of a game is Dallas 23 Washington 20, the winner is whoever has the square that falls on the number 3 spot of the away axis and the number 0 spot of the home axis. Traditionally, prizes are paid out at the end of each quarter, for a total of four prizes. The prizes are traditionally not paid evenly — often, the total prize pool is broken up into fifths, so that one share goes to the first, second, and third quarter winners, while the winner of the final score gets two shares, or two-fifths of the total prize.
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For those using offline options, randomly assign numbers 0 through 9 to each column, followed by doing the same for each row. Now each square represents a specific score in the game based on the column and row numbers. Your Football Squares grid is now complete, and you just need to wait til the game is played to determine who will be your winners.
A winner will be determined at the end of the 1st quarter, 2nd quarter, 3rd quarter, and Final Game score.
The winner is determined by looking at the last number in each teams' score, and then matching those numbers on the grid and seeing which square intersects those two numbers.
The last number for the Dolphins is 3, and the last number for the Giants is 4. The square on the grid that has the Dolphins with a number of 3, and Giants score of 4, would be the winner. The basics of the game are the following: