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Would you join in a Patsfans.com suicide pool?

Poll closed Sep 9, 2010.
  1. Yes

    41 vote(s)
    93.2%
  2. No

    3 vote(s)
    6.8%
  1. PatsFan24

    PatsFan24 Rookie

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    Who wants to be part of one on the forum this year? I posted this in another section but it has not gotten any attention over there. Figured I would try it here.
  2. RayClay

    RayClay On the Roster

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    #75 Jersey

    Don't jump.
  3. Thirdbasekid24

    Thirdbasekid24 Rookie

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    Count me in. Sounds fun.
  4. Gunnails

    Gunnails Rookie

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    Sounds scary.:(

    How does it work?
  5. GostkowSKI

    GostkowSKI Rookie

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    Traditionally, a suicide pool is you pick one team per week to win straight up. No point spread, just to outright win. If you win, you advance to the next week. If you lose you're eliminated.

    The catch is that you can only pick a team once. So for example you take the obvious pick in Week 1 and go Baltimore Ravens over New York Jets. Then you can no longer pick the Ravens the rest of the year.

    Kidding about the Ravens being the obvious pick in Week 1, and to be honest there really is no great pick Week 1 this year. Currently I'm leaning towards Titans over Raiders for my big money pool, I just don't trust Vince Young completely. Not many other great options though.
  6. PatsFan24

    PatsFan24 Rookie

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    this is exactly how it works.
  7. resdubwhite

    resdubwhite Rookie

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    No Jersey Selected

    Count me in
  8. Patjew

    Patjew PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

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    No Jersey Selected

    I'll give it a go.
  9. everlong

    everlong Rookie

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    #12 Jersey

    Just looked at the schedule for week one and I have to give the NFL props as I can see a reason for every team winning and losing. Most years there's at least a game or two that you think is in the bag.
  10. betterthanthealternative

    betterthanthealternative Rookie

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    I'm in. When does the picking start? And is it done in a regular thread?
  11. PATRIOTSFANINPA

    PATRIOTSFANINPA Rookie

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    #12 Jersey

    Put me in for a shot at it
  12. Miguel

    Miguel Patriots Salary Cap Guru PatsFans.com Supporter

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    #75 Jersey

    Count me in. I run one. $10 entry fee. If interested in joining, please send me a PM.
  13. sarge

    sarge Rookie

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    I'm in---------
  14. condon84

    condon84 Rookie

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    I'm in. These are pretty fun.
  15. Gwedd

    Gwedd PatsFans.com Supporter PatsFans.com Supporter

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    #61 Jersey

    Yeah... I'll toss my hat in the ring too.
  16. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN Do you even lift? PatsFans.com Supporter

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    No Jersey Selected

    Why the hell not?
  17. NJPatsfan26

    NJPatsfan26 Rookie

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    I am in. Sounds fun.
  18. thechris

    thechris Rookie

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    I'll play! Sounds like fun
  19. Nikolai

    Nikolai Football Atheist PatsFans.com Supporter

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    #54 Jersey

    This combines my two favorite things.

    I'm in!
  20. glm

    glm Rookie

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    I'm in.

    101010

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