The Reader "Protect Your Unit" Game Is Also Returning

LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 05: Derby goers place bets at the wagering windows during the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 5, 2012 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

Earlier, I announced the return of the "Protect Your Unit" game for us bloggers. But you can also win with the reader version of our game! It's free to play, and here's how it works.

Each week you'll be asked to pick various college football games (including all of that week's Big East games) against the point spread. There will be a $10 gift certificate to Gameday Depot for the weekly winners, and a $50 gift certificate at the end of the season for the overall winner. In addition, the overall winner will be invited to join the 2013 blogger edition of Protect Your Unit, so you can match your prognostication skills against ours.

How do you sign up? Well, first you need to register with SB Nation if you haven't done that already. (Go to that link at the very top of the page that says "Sign Up" and go from there.) After that, go to Yahoo's Fantasy College Football Pick 'Em site and register for our contest with the following Group ID# and password:

Group ID: 11006
Password: julmiste

Click here for the official contest rules. A couple of other things to keep in mind:

- Last year's reader contest winner, "the great gunsby", is still eligible for the reader contest, even though he's also playing in the blogger contest. Only one reader at a time in the blogger contest, though, so he will have to win the reader contest again to stay in the blogger contest in 2013.

- You may not sign up for any other pick 'em contest run by an SB Nation blog! You will be disqualified from all such contests if you do, and you will not win any prizes.

- Try and use your SB Nation username or something close to it, to make it easy to identify the winner every week.

- You can only win one $10 gift certificate per month, but obviously winning more than one week in a month will put you in great shape to win the grand prize at the end of the season.

Good luck everyone! And thanks again to Gameday Depot for sponsoring the contest.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Voodoo Five

You must be a member of Voodoo Five to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Voodoo Five. You should read them.

Join Voodoo Five

You must be a member of Voodoo Five to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Voodoo Five. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker