COMPETITION BUILDING AS WEEK 3 ENDS
So after three full weeks of football action in the MSNJ “You Pick ‘Em” Fantasy Football League (MSNJYPEFFL), the ladies of the league still control the top spots. This week’s winners with 10 points included Camden County physician in Philadelphia Eagles territory, Dr. Bernie Pekala and bitter MSNJ rivals Nagy “I’ll be doing something else while you’re watching football” Srinivasulu and Brianna “I’m determined to beat Nagy” Barry. Since the season started you can hear these two 5-foot tall women talking trash to one another.
Drs. Colette Lieber and Nicole Henry-Dindial still maintain the top two spots followed closely by Srinivasulu and Barry, MSNJ’s version of heavyweight boxing champions Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier. Jersey Shore Gastro’s Jeffrey “The Situation” Marcus still the top male representative with 26 overall points.
Overall standings after three weeks:
|Colette Lieber, MD||Dermatologist (Bergen)||30|
|Nicole Henry-Dindial MD||Union County Medical Society||29|
|Jeffrey Marcus||Jersey Shore Gastroenterology Associates||26|
|Marlan Schwartz, MD||Somerset, OB/GYN||24|
|John Nunziato||MB Princeton||23|
|Peter Angerame||TPC Jasna Polana||21|
|Bernie Pekala, MD||OB/GYN (Camden)||18|
|Alice Romanek||Branchburg Eye Associates||14|
DOCS RULE WEEK 1
Week 1 of the NFL football season ended in exciting fashion with several games around the league being decided on the last play of the game. And in the MSNJ “You Pick ‘Em” Fantasy Football League (MSNJYPEFFL), it was the doctors that ruled the top spot.
Union County Medical Society president and primary care physician, Dr. Nicole “I need to hire a cleaning service because now I’m watching football on Sundays” Henry-Dindial and Dr. Colette Lieber, the Bergen County dermatologist in the land of Giants and Jets took home top honors this week with 12 points each. They’ve each won a stainless steel coffee mug courtesy of the Medical Society of New Jersey.
John “Let’s make a deal” Nunziato, the Finance Manager at Mercedes-Benz Princeton comes in at second place with 11 points and Michael “The Chief even though he picked the Chiefs to lose this week” Kornett, CEO at the MSNJ rounds out the top finishers with 10 points.
Joanna Elias, NJ Pure’s director of marketing/business development and medical malpractice football analyst as well as Nagy “running is more fun than watching football” Srinivasulu, MSNJ’s accounting clerk each had an impressive showing with 9 points.
The majority of the pack sits at 8 points, but the season is still early and anything can happen. Stay tuned…
Please remember that Week 2 picks are due back to the Medical Society of New Jersey no later than 3:00 pm every Thursday. There’s still time to get in the league. Just visit www.msnj.org and download the weekly pick sheet from the homepage. Attach form and send email to email@example.com or print out and fax form to 609.896.1347.
It’s really simple…pick the most winning teams during the 17-week season and be the winner. You don’t even have to be a football fan to play!
The 2010 football season is here and now’s your chance to get in on the action without having to make a single tackle. Yes doctor, you can continue treating injuries related to football without actually getting one.
Playing in the MSNJ “You Pick ‘Em” Fantasy Football League is fast and easy and you don’t have to have any experience or knowledge about professional football. You just need to have fun.
How it works:
Just pick the teams who you think will win and email (or fax) your picks back to MSNJ by 3:00 pm each Thursday. Downloadable schedules will be available each week at www.msnj.org. For those that sign up before September 9th, a weekly email will be sent with an attachment of the schedule.
Select who you think the winners will be for the week and email the form back to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax them to 609.896.1347. Email is preferred. ALL SELECTIONS MUST BE SENT BACK EACH WEEK BY THURSDAY @ 3:00 PM.
Win = 1 point
Loss = 0 points
Tie = .5 points
Every Tuesday, the standings will be updated and posted at the MSNJ website.
At the conclusion of the regular professional football season (Week 17) the person that has accumulated the most points throughout the season will be the winner.
Prizes will also be awarded to top-finishers as well as the person who finishes in last place.
So have some fun this fall in the inaugural season of the MSNJ “You Pick ‘Em” Fantasy Football League!