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The River News congratulates Mitch Thuecks for winning Week 17 of the River News Online Pigskin Pick’em game, sponsored by Kids Korner Pizza. Thuecks correctly picked 14 of 16 games. Three players tied with the same number of wins, and all had the same tiebreaker score. Thuecks won a random drawing for the weekly prize. He has won a $10 gift certificate to Kids Korner Pizza.

Note: The first three rounds of the playoffs will be combined into one week for contest purposes. The player with the highest cumulative score between the Wild Card, Divisional and Conference rounds will win a $10 gift certificate to Kids' Korner. In case of a tie, the score of the NFC championship game will be used as a tiebreaker.

Welcome to the 2016 Northwoods River News Pigskin Pick'em game, where you get to test your prediction prowess against our Pigskin Pick'em Board and fellow River News Online visitors. Prizes will be awarded to the winner of each week and to the overall leader at the end of the season. In the weekly contest, Thursday night games will only be used to break ties. Thursday night games will count toward the year-end contest.

In order to be eligible to win, registration fields must be filled in accurately and completely. Picks are locked at 11:45 a.m. Sunday morning (Note: Thursday/Saturday games lock 15 minutes before first kickoff of the day). If you are already registered, please select the Log In link above, If not, please select the Register link above. Registration is free and easy.

If you did not receive a confirmation e-mail or are having troubles logging in, contact Jeremy Mayo at

Note: Players with ** in front of their names are members of the River News Pigskin Pick'em Board and are not eligible for prizes.

8 — Mr. Ed, Bill Holzschuh, Nick Meisbauer, Kohnhorst, Conniepack.
7 — Songbird, Rob Wadd, Gary Kell, Joe Clure, Jim and Karen, Tim Oestreich, Marilyn Tucker, Randy Rodman, Darcy Drossart, Jason Pollack, Jeanr1, Tracy Eades, Mitch Thuecks.
6 — mrgary, Rod Ankrom, Mike Wells, Stormy Weber, Brian Kral, Jeff Clairmore, Stevie Henk.

Top Players for the Week
Name Score
Tracy Eades 4
Mr Ed 4
bill holzschuh 4
nick miesbauer 4
Kohnhorst 4
* only includes Internet players
Top 10 Internet players
Name Score
nick miesbauer 175
mike wells 175
Jason pollack 173
Mitch Thuecks 170
mrgary 170
marilyn tucker 170
Rob Wadd 169
Gary Kell 169
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* only includes Internet players

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