Westgate SuperContest Week 14 Recap
We had an above average week 14 in the SuperContest. The field averaged 2.7 wins despite the consensus going 2-3 again. With just 3 weeks left, we are entering the final mini-contest portion, where the entry with the most points out of the final 15 will win $15,000. As for the overall contest, we are still predicting the payout threshold will be 51 points or exactly 60%. As for the winning target, our current guess is 59.5 points or 70%. The good news for everyone is the top 100 get paid this year. You can find the payout structure HERE.
@PIGSKIN_JUNKIES (52) went 3-2 this week and is still in 1st, but now has two teams nipping at their heels. TEAM CLEVELAND 1 went 5-0 and is now just .5 points off the lead, while RUSH YYZ 2112 also went 5-0 and is now just 1 point of the lead with 51.
On the season, the field is averaging 2.56 points per week (51.2%) which is still slightly better than where we expect the field to finish. The top 5 consensus (IND, KC, LAR, BUF, NYG) went 2-3 for the fifth straight week. The top 5 picks are now 37-33.
The ProMathletics team continued our hedging strategy this week. We submitted 10 entries with our "real" picks and 8 with a straight hedge. Our picks for the week were Jax, Den, Buf, Mia, and Oak. We went 2-3. We now stand at 44-24-2 (65%) after 14 weeks and have 45 points in the contest, which puts us in 28th place out of 3,123 entries.
You can see the dispersion of all the entries below. 36 points is now the most common entry score. After 14 weeks, the average contest entry has about 2.56 points per week.