This week one the largest fantasy football leagues, Fanduel, announced it’s having an NFL playoffs contest called “The Bitcoin Bowl.” The contest is giving away two BTC prizes consisting of a one bitcoin reward for its ‘free play’ match and two bitcoins for its tournament round.
Fanduel’s Fantasy Football Contest Is Giving Away Bitcoin Prizes
Fantasy football is a popular phenomenon where participants become general managers of teams and pick players for a team roster. For the this year’s NFL playoffs, points are given during the season to fantasy football team managers based on real-world competition. Online fantasy football has made the hobby grow even larger, and there are two big companies who dominate the fantasy football online market share — Fanduel and Draftkings. This week Fanduel is having an NFL playoffs contest and will reward the winners with bitcoin no matter what they are worth at the end of the playing season.
All Fanduel users have to do is choose the right contest, pick their team’s players, and the highest score wins among all the eligible teams. The ‘free play’ match is giving away a grand prize of 1BTC at the end of the NFL playoffs. The paid tournament ($3) is giving away a grand prize of 2BTC, and there is lower winning jackpots consisting of .5 and .25BTC as well…