• Pick the winner of one NFL game each week (no point spreads) without selecting the same team more than once during the season.
  • Beginning Week 14, survivors must correctly select the winner of TWO games each week.
  • If your team(s) wins, you advance. If your team(s) loses or ties you are eliminated.
  • Entrants are grouped into 25-team leagues.
  • The last survivors Overall and in each league are declared our winners
  • The main contest runs from Week 1 until the end of NFL regular season (no Playoffs).

Weekly Selections

  • You may select teams playing on Wednesday through Saturday, but must submit your pick prior to kickoff time of the game involving your team.
  • The final deadline each week is noon ET on Sunday. You may submit your picks on the Survival Game homepage, or as an alternate choice via email at info@boxscorebaseball.com, or by text message at (989)274-4260 .
  • Failure to make a valid pick prior to the Sunday deadline will result in you receiving the default pick.

Default Pick

  • The default pick is the most common weekly pick that you have never used before whose game has not yet started.
  • In the event that there is a tie for which pick is the most common, you will receive the first team alphabetically.

Tiebreaker Rules

  • If all of the final survivors should be eliminated from the pool in the same week or all survive beyond Week 17, the tiebreaker is the total number of games won.
  • If all of the final survivors have the same number of games won, the tiebreaker is the total margin of victory for all of your winning selections.


The BoxScore Baseball commissioner has the final say regarding the interpretation of these rules.

Midseason Survival Game Football

  • Survival Game Football offers a Midseason contest as well.
  • The Midseason Survival Game is a completely separate contest from the full season contest.
  • The Midseason contest begins Week 7 of the NFL season, Sunday, Oct. 20.
  • Except for the starting date, all other rules to the Midseason contest are consistent with the rules to the full season contest.


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