FanDuel X Ringer Leaderboard Series

Win a trip to the World Fantasy Football Championship

Go head to head against
Bill Simmons and Cousin Sal of the Ringer

The guys from The Ringer are taking on their fans in FanDuel Fantasy Football. Enter each contest across the first 8 weeks of the NFL season to win a share of the weekly prizes. Then we’ll add up your top 4 scores and put you on the series leaderboard.

Finish at the top of the leaderboard, and you’ll win a trip to FanDuel’s World Fantasy Football Championship Live Final in Puerto Rico! From December 12 to December 15, you’ll be The Ringer’s official correspondent for the weekend. Plus, you’ll get experience all the WFFC events, like VIP parties, invite-only fantasy contests, special golf tournaments, and more.

Listen to the Bill Simmons podcast and the Against All Odds podcast each week to find out who the guys are picking and get their help building your lineup for the Ringer Leaderboard Series.

Bill Simmons

Terms & Conditions


Welcome to the FanDuel x Ringer Podcast Leaderboard Series contest (“Promotion”). Here are the detailed rules for the Promotion:

Promotion Structure

The Promotion will consist of eight (8) fantasy football contests (each a “Qualifying Contest” and collectively the (“Qualifying Contests”), running between Sunday, September 8th, 2019 and Sunday, October 27th, 2019 (“Promotion Period”). Each week of the Promotion Period there will be one (1) Qualifying Contest.

The Promotion will award a prize, based on a participant’s top four (4) aggregated scores from the Qualifying Contests he or she enters during the Promotion Period (“Aggregate Score”) . All Qualifying Contests are single entry contests. Any instance of registering multiple accounts on FanDuel in order to gain more than one (1) entry into a Qualifying Contest will result in automatic disqualification from the Qualifying Contest and the Promotion, as well as potential suspension from FanDuel.


Each week during the Promotion Period, participants with the highest scores in that week’s Qualifying Contest (“Winners”) will win prizes in accordance with the respective Qualifying Contest’s prize table that will be posted at least twelve (12) hours before the Qualifying Contest locks.

At the end of the Promotion Period, the one (1) participant with the highest Aggregate Score (“Grand Prize Winner”) will win a prize as per the table below:




A trip to the FanDuel World Fantasy Football Championship

The Grand Prize Winner will win a trip to the FanDuel World Fantasy Football Championship in Puerto Rico from Thursday, December 12th, 2019 to Sunday, December 15th, 2019 (“Grand Prize”). The Grand Prize consists of a trip package for Grand Prize winner and one (1) guest, that includes an airfare and transportation credit of One Thousand Dollars ($1,000), three (3) nights hotel accommodations, entry into the WFFC NFL Single Game Championship contest on 12/12/19, and access to additional on-site benefits. Approximate Retail Value of the Grand Prize is $7,000. Actual value depends on city/day/time of departure. Any difference between stated value and actual value will not be awarded. Transportation credit will be deposited in Grand Prize Winner’s account; Grand Prize Winner is responsible for making all travel arrangements. The Grand Prize non-transferable, except where noted otherwise in these terms and conditions. The Grand Prize Winner can elect to forego the Grand Prize and instead elect to receive a cash prize of Two Thousand Five Dollars ($2,500)(“Cash Out Option”). The Grand Prize Winner must notify FanDuel of its election by November 12, 2019, or they forfeit the right to make such election and shall lose the right to choose the Cash Out Option.

Teams and Scoring

Standard FanDuel NFL scoring rules apply to all Qualifying Contests. In the event of a tie for the Grand Prize, tied participants will play in a Week 9 fantasy football head-to-head or private league contest to determine the Grand Prize Winner. All other ties for finishing positions in Qualifying Contests will result in the tied participants splitting the cash value of the prizes for the tied finishing positions.

You can find all scoring rules at


All US and Canadian residents who are 18 years of age or older (21 in Massachusetts, 19 in Alabama) and who comply with our eligibility rules for free and paid entry games in our Terms of Use are eligible to win a prize as part of this Promotion. Users physically located in Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada and Washington are not eligible to participate or win a prize from challenges that require an entry fee to complete in and may not use FanDuel Points to enter any contests on FanDuel. FanDuel makes no representation that participation in paid entry fantasy sports contests is lawful under Texas state law. FanDuel employees may enter the competition for testing purposes but are not eligible to win any prizes. Employees and operators of other daily fantasy sports sites are not eligible for this Promotion.

Affidavit of Eligibility

FanDuel may require prize winners to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility to confirm their identity and eligibility for the Promotion. Only participants who complete and return to FanDuel a signed copy of the Affidavit of Eligibility by the deadline specified to them by FanDuel are eligible to participate in the Promotion and receive any prizes including the Grand Prize.

In consideration for the opportunity to participate in the Promotion, and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, I agree as follows:

  • I represent that I was not physically located in Arizona, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, or Washington at the time of entry into any QualifyingContest, and that I am over 18 years of age (21 if in Massachusetts, 19 if in Alabama). I agree hereby to provide government-issued photo identification to FanDuel to verify my identity and date of birth.
  • I represent that I am not an employee or operator of another daily fantasy site that charges entrance fees or offers cash prizes. Further, I represent that I do not, by virtue of affiliation with another daily fantasy site, have access to the site’s pre-release non-public confidential data about contest-related information.
  • I reaffirm my agreement to:
    • The FanDuel Terms of Use, provided at (; and
    • The Ringer Podcast Leaderboard Series terms, provided at
  • I agree to refrain from any behavior or communication during the Ringer Podcast Leaderboard Series Promotion that would harm the image or reputation of FanDuel, the Ringer or the FanDuel user community.
  • I release and discharge FanDuel, its service providers, and assigns from any liability in connection with their use of my image or my name, including without limitation any claims for libel or violation of any right of publicity or privacy. FanDuel, and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, governors, owners, distributors, retailers, agents, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives, and agents (“Released Parties”) shall have no liability and will be released and held harmless from any claim, action, liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to winner or any third party or damage to personal or real property due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by any reason, including the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes (and any travel related activities) and/or participation in the Promotion.
Additional Terms and Conditions

FanDuel may request US resident prize winners to provide address and social security details prior to receiving their prize if their prize exceeds $600 in value. Winners are responsible for paying all taxes, fees, registration and insurance, for any prizes won in connection with this contest, including non-cash prizes.

The decisions made by FanDuel management regarding, but not limited to, eligibility, winners, scoring, rules, prizes and compliance is in accordance with FanDuel’s Terms of Use. No correspondence will be entered into. FanDuel reserves the right to make reasonable changes to these terms, (a) to ensure the fairness of competition, and (b) in response to unanticipated developments (such as technical failures, errors, acts of God, natural disasters, terrorism, changes in applicable law, interruption in the NFL season, failure of stats provider, and failure to obtain a minimum number of entrants).

The Released Parties and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible, and hereby disclaim responsibility, for (i) lost, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled, late, delayed, undelivered or misdirected downloads, installations, registrations, usernames, scores, player selections or revisions; (ii) theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of player selections; (iii) failures or malfunctions of phones/mobile devices (including wireless phones/handsets or other wireless devices), phone lines or telephone systems; interrupted or unavailable network/mobile app, server or other connections; (iv) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission or communication; traffic congestion on the Internet or for any technical problem, including, but not limited to, any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participation in this Promotion; (v) errors or ambiguity in these Terms and Conditions, in any Promotion-related advertisements or other materials; (vi) the selection or announcement of potential winners or the distribution of prizes; and (vii) the cancellation, suspension or preemption of games, injuries or other unavailability of players, scoring tabulation or timing errors or other problems or errors of any kind whether mechanical, human, electronic, typographical, printing or otherwise. By entering, each participant agrees that the Released Parties and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and promotion agencies shall have no liability and will be held harmless by participant for any claim, action, liability, loss, injury or damage to participant or any other person or entity, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to participant or any other person or damage to personal or real property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize and any travel or travel-related activity thereto or participation in the Promotion; and any and all taxes and other fees applicable to the prizes received by the prize winners. The Released Parties, in their sole discretion, reserve the right to: disqualify any person (and void his/her points) who tampers with the submission process, the operation of the Promotion, or any other component the Promotion, or who is otherwise in violation of these Terms and Conditions; and modify, suspend or terminate the Promotion (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes, including but not limited to war, strikes, and/or acts of God, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Promotion. The Released Parties reserve the right to halt or modify the Promotion at any time during the Promotion Period if events beyond its control compromise the Promotion’s fairness or integrity. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE RELEASED PARTIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

In the event that the Promotion is challenged by any legal or regulatory authority, Released Parties reserve the right to discontinue or modify the Promotion, or to disqualify participants residing in the affected geographic areas. In such event, the FanDuel shall have no liability to any participants who are disqualified due to such an action.