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Carefully curated insightful articles, stories, and ideas pertaining to sports, online contests, and fundraising.

How a Standard Squares Contest Works

by SBPS on November 30, 2018

The basics on how to set up and run your Online Squares Contest Pool.

Super Bowl 2021 Futures Picks

by SBPS on February 27, 2020

Way too early predictions for the 2021 Super Bowl.

Contest Idea: Winning/Losing Axes

by SBPS on January 5, 2019

A new twist instead of fixing team names to each axis of your Online Squares Contest.

Contest Idea: Proximity Winners

by SBPS on December 1, 2018

A creative way to reward even more winners per contest in your Online Squares Contest.

Top 5 Super Bowl Underdogs for 2020

by SBPS on July 19, 2019

Everything you need to know when it comes to picking the best Super Bowl Sleepers for the 2020 Super Bowl.

Best Fundraising Ideas

by SBPS on August 21, 2019

Online squares contests are an amazing way to quickly raise money for your charity or sports program.

NFL To Expand Cancer Awareness Month

by SBPS on August 30, 2019

Looking for a fun way to have a fundraiser for your team, squad or charity? Have a squares contest!

2020 NFL Wild Card Matchups

by SBPS on December 31, 2019

NFL Wild Card Matchups - Predictions, How and Where to Watch.

2020 Divisional Matchups

by SBPS on January 7, 2020

2020 Divisional Matchup: Television Schedule and Game Preview

NFL 2020 Conference Championship Preview and Predictions

by SBPS on January 7, 2020

NFL 2020 Conference Championship Preview and Predictions

Super Bowl 2020: Preview, Storylines and Spread

by SBPS on January 20, 2020

Super Bowl 2020: Preview, Storylines and Spread

Does a Covid Super Bowl Championship Count?

by SBPS on November 20, 2020

Does a Covid Super Bowl Championship Count?

NFL MVP Candidates 2020

by SBPS on December 12, 2020

We are more than halfway through the 2020 NFL season and the race for the MVP is heating up. Who is going to unseat reigning MVP Lamar Jackson? Per usual, the top candidates are at the quarterback position and the betting favorite has taken a massive turn over the last four weeks. It was Russell Wilson's award to lose at one point in the year, leading the league in passing, touchdowns and just overall performance.

NFL Rookie of the Year Watch

by SBPS on December 26, 2020

With just four weeks of the NFL regular season left to be played, it's the time of the year when award battles heat up and debate is sparked over the best players of the year. One of the tightest award races is the Rookie of the Year. There are always lofty expectations for rookies immediately after the NFL Draft from team draft grades and fans getting a bit too dreamy, NFL rookies have a lot on their plates from the second they enter the league.

How To Make An Ad Free Squares Contest

by SBPS on December 30, 2020

After years (over decade, actually) of users asking about ad removal from their squares contest, I?m now pleased to announce this new feature.

20 Best Super Bowl Commercials of All Time

by SBPS on January 8, 2021

Counting down the best of the best commercials in Super Bowl history!

Watch: Daniel Jones to Kadarius Toney

by SBPS on October 9, 2021

Watch the Giants' big gain on 3rd and 17 late in the 1st quarter setting up an early 4th down conversion. The Giants went on to shock the Saints for their first win of the year.

How To Post Your Numbers

by SBPS on January 6, 2022

This article is going to cover how to post your numbers for your Super Bowl Squares Contest.

Best Numbers To Have On A Football Squares Contest

by SBPS on January 7, 2022

Wondering about your football square numbers heading into the big game? In this post, we?re going to look at the best and worst numbers you can get in a squares pool contest.

How to Customize Your Contest Images

by SBPS on January 28, 2022

Every squares contest comes with the option to modify two modifiable images. A large cover image and a user profile image. All contest creators are able to change both images. Below is information on best practices for how to design, change and customize your images. We'll also include some common problems people have encountered while trying to change their image.