During week 1 of our NFL Media Handicapping Contest,Â the participants combined for a heartbreaking 32.7% win rate against the spread. In week two, the field snapped back and went a combined 53.5% win rate.Â This week’s leaders were Pro Football Weekly’s Mike Wilkening (3-1-1), the UFC’s Â Jon Anik (3-2-0) and Kegs ‘N Eggs writer Adam Kramer (3-2-0).
Here are the full week 2 results:
- Rob LongleyÂ â€“ 1-3-1
- Adam KramerÂ â€“ 3-2
- Mike WilkeningÂ - 3-1-1
- Todd FuhrmanÂ â€“ 2-3-0
- Scott CullenÂ â€“ 2-1-2
- John CandidoÂ â€“ 0-4-1
- Chris VernonÂ â€“ 2-2-1
- Jon AnikÂ â€“ 3-2
- Dan DibleyÂ â€“ 3-2
- Drew CollinsÂ â€“ 0-3-2
- Joe FortenbaughÂ - 2-3
- Jason McIntyre - 3-2-0
Mike Wilkening is now tied with Adam Kramer with 6 wins each (though Wilkening has a higher ATS win rate thanks to a push). Meanwhile, Rob Longley is holding the bronze for Team Canada with a 55.5% Â win rate.
You can always check out the live leaderboard here.
A few quick notes from last weekâ€™s performance:
- The teams that tripped up the majority of participants were the Dallas Cowboys and the New England Patriots.
- Thanks to the lines landing on key numbers this week, contestants had 8 pushes.
- The win percentage for the week was 53.5%.
- Yes, Drew Collins is still looking for his first win but he did manage to eek out two pushes this week. We have faith he’ll find a winner (or three) next week.
Better work this week gentlemen, let’s keep the momentum rolling into week 3.