Bet the Board Rules

  • All contestants must have a fully verified BetDSI account.
  • Contestants may participate in the 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest by agreeing to terms and paying entry fee ($100). Contestants may also enter 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) for an additional entry fee ($100).
  • Maximum of one (1) entry per contestant per contest level
  • Entry into the 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest will begin at 6 p.m. ET on Monday, August 20, 2018, and conclude at 12 p.m. ET on Saturday, September 8, 2018.
  • Entry fees are collected by deduction of funds from contestant’s BetDSI account. Contestant must have adequate funds in account at time of entry. Entry fee will be displayed as a transaction in the contestant’s cashier history.
  • Entry fees are valid all season and are non-refundable. All methods of payment as displayed on BetDSI are accepted to enter.
  • The 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest will begin Monday, September 3, 2018, and conclude on Sunday, December 30, 2018.
  • Contestants must pick one (1) NFL team to win straight up (no point spreads) in EVERY game each week of the NFL regular season (1-17).
  • Contestants who fail to submit their weekly selections by 1 p.m. ET Saturday will be awarded zero (0) points that week. Failure to select EVERY game will result in zero (0) points for that week.
  • Contestants will be awarded one (1) point for each correct pick to win straight up. Ties are considered a win and are awarded one (1) point.
  • Contestants must submit weekly selections prior to 1 p.m. ET each Saturday. Contestants must pick winner for EVERY game on the matchup board that respective week.
  • Contestants must select winner for the Thursday Night Football game, but must make selection prior to kickoff Thursday night.
  • Contestants may change their selection after it has been submitted, but the pick is final at 1 p.m. ET Saturday.
  • Contest winners will be determined by the most points accumulated at the end of the NFL regular season.
  • Contestants’ weekly selections will be displayed on the BetDSI website each Saturday afternoon. Current standings will be displayed on the website each Tuesday afternoon. Current standings and selections may be available on BetDSI for informational purposes only. BetDSI shall not be responsible for any errors and/or misinformation pertaining to standings and/or selections on its website.
  • The prize pool for the 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest consists of all entry fees less three percent (3%) of total prize pool. This percentage is used for contest administrative fees and operations.
  • Tiebreaker rules for Bet The Board contest can be found here.
  • Payout structure and cash prize amounts will be determined based on the number of contest entries. These will be announced after the first week of the season and the contest is closed.
  • The NFL regular season must consist of at least ten (10) weeks for the 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest to be considered valid. If the regular season is shortened to less than ten (10) weeks, the contest will be cancelled and all entry fees will be refunded.
  • BetDSI reserves the right to cancel this contest or refuse to accept any registration or wager if we suspect any type of abuse to the contest rules. Furthermore, BetDSI may cancel the contest in the event of technical difficulties or other occurrences beyond the control of BetDSI.
  • Entry fees will not be refunded for reasons other than the cancellation of the 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest.
  • For contest purposes, all games are action despite a location change. In the event of a game cancellation, that game will be locked to prevent any further selections and any contestant who picked either team before locked will earn a win. In the event of a game postponement, the game must be played by Tuesday of the following week to be applied toward contest standings or contestant will be awarded zero (0) points for that game.
  • After the final winners are posted on Monday, December 31, 2018, a three-day verification period will occur. Any disputes with the contest, results or prize allocation must be provided via email to csd@betdsi.com within this verification period. At the end of the three-day verification period, the 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest results will be declared official and payouts will be awarded by Friday, January 4, 2019. In the event of a dispute, the decision of BetDSI management is final.
  • BetDSI employees as well as family and household members of BetDSI employees may not participate in the 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest.
  • All contestants agree to grant BetDSI unconditional use of their contest user name and likeness for promotion as advertising and announcements without compensation, consideration, notice review or consent.
  • All decisions regarding the interpretation of rules, eligibility, etc. for this promotion lie solely with BetDSI whose decisions are final.
  • All contest times are approximate. BetDSI reserves, in full, all rights in enforcing any time deadlines and BetDSI’s decision will be final.
  • All entries are subject to review and verification.
  • BetDSI reserves the right to modify or cancel this contest at any time for any reason, subject to any applicable regulatory approval provided that such modification shall not, as the date of such modification, materially alter or change any participant’s prize already awarded.
  • BetDSI may disqualify any person for any prize based upon BetDSI’s belief of the possible commission of fraud, dishonesty, violation of contest rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this contest.
  • All contestants must have a fully verified BetDSI account.
  • Contestants may participate in the 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) contest by agreeing to terms and paying entry fee ($100). Contestants may also enter 2018 Bet The Board (Straight Up) contest for an additional fee ($100).
  • Maximum of one (1) entry per contestant per contest level
  • Entry into the 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) contest will begin at 6 p.m. ET on Monday, August 20, 2018, and conclude at 12 p.m. ET on Saturday, September 8, 2018.
  • Entry fees are collected by deduction of funds from contestant’s BetDSI account. Contestant must have adequate funds in account at time of entry. Entry fee will be displayed as a transaction in the contestant’s cashier history.
  • Entry fees are valid all season and are non-refundable. All methods of payment as displayed on BetDSI are accepted to enter.
  • The 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) contest will begin Wednesday, September 5, 2018, and conclude on Sunday, December 30, 2018.
  • Contestants must pick one (1) NFL team to win against the spread in EVERY game each week of the NFL regular season (1-17).
  • Contestants who fail to submit their weekly selections by 1 p.m. ET Saturday will be awarded zero (0) points that week. Failure to select EVERY game will result in zero (0) points for that week.
  • Contestants will be awarded one (1) point for each correct pick to win against the spread.
  • Contestants must submit weekly selections prior to 1 p.m. ET each Saturday. Contestants must pick winner for EVERY game on the matchup board that respective week.
  • Contestants must select winner for the Thursday Night Football game, but must make selection prior to kickoff Thursday night.
  • Contestants may change their selection after it has been submitted, but the pick is final at 1 p.m. ET Saturday.
  • Contest winners will be determined by the most points accumulated at the end of the NFL regular season.
  • Contestants’ weekly selections will be displayed on the BetDSI website each Saturday afternoon. Current standings will be displayed on the website each Tuesday afternoon. Current standings and selections may be available on BetDSI for informational purposes only. BetDSI shall not be responsible for any errors and/or misinformation pertaining to standings and/or selections on its website.
  • The prize pool for the 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) contest consists of all entry fees less three percent (3%) of total prize pool. This percentage is used for contest administrative fees and operations.
  • Tiebreaker rules for Bet The Board contest can be found here.
  • Payout structure and cash prize amounts will be determined based on the number of contest entries. These will be announced after the first week of the season and the contest is closed.
  • The NFL regular season must consist of at least ten (10) weeks for the 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) contest to be considered valid. If the regular season is shortened to less than ten (10) weeks, the contest will be cancelled and all entry fees will be refunded.
  • BetDSI reserves the right to cancel this contest or refuse to accept any registration or wager if we suspect any type of abuse to the contest rules. Furthermore, BetDSI may cancel the contest in the event of technical difficulties or other occurrences beyond the control of BetDSI.
  • Entry fees will not be refunded for reasons other than the cancellation of the 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) contest.
  • For contest purposes, all games are action despite a location change. In the event of a game cancellation, that game will be locked to prevent any further selections and any contestant who picked either team before locked will earn a win. In the event of a game postponement, the game must be played by Tuesday of the following week to be applied toward contest standings or contestant will be awarded zero (0) points for that game.
  • After the final winners are posted on Monday, December 31, 2018, a three-day verification period will occur. Any disputes with the contest, results or prize allocation must be provided via email to csd@betdsi.com within this verification period. At the end of the three-day verification period, the 2018 Bet The Board (Against The Spread) contest results will be declared official and payouts will be awarded by Friday, January 4, 2019. In the event of a dispute, the decision of BetDSI management is final.
  • BetDSI employees as well as family and household members of BetDSI employees may not participate in the 2018 Bet the Board (Against The Spread) contest.
  • All contestants agree to grant BetDSI unconditional use of their contest user name and likeness for promotion as advertising and announcements without compensation, consideration, notice review or consent.
  • All decisions regarding the interpretation of rules, eligibility, etc. for this promotion lie solely with BetDSI whose decisions are final.
  • All contest times are approximate. BetDSI reserves, in full, all rights in enforcing any time deadlines and BetDSI’s decision will be final.
  • All entries are subject to review and verification.
  • BetDSI reserves the right to modify or cancel this contest at any time for any reason, subject to any applicable regulatory approval provided that such modification shall not, as the date of such modification, materially alter or change any participant’s prize already awarded.
  • BetDSI may disqualify any person for any prize based upon BetDSI’s belief of the possible commission of fraud, dishonesty, violation of contest rules or other misconduct whether or not related to this contest.