This week kicks off The Daniel Island News’ Pigskin Pick ‘Em Challenge with high school, college and NFL games. New this year – one extra week thanks to the NFL adding a game.
The weekly challenge is a chance for readers to win great area restaurant gift cards and other prizes from our group of committed and competitive sponsors. You can enter the contest by entering the link in the headline to this article into your browser or by clicking on the link on our Facebook page. You can also sign up to receive the ballot via email each Tuesday by contacting email@example.com
. Entries must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Friday to be eligible (prior to start of high school games).
Last year’s two winning teams — Michael Patterson and Chris Mingledorff of Mingledorff & Patterson, Attorney at Law, and Hill Shaw and Erik Loesch of Atlantic Shield Insurance — return to defend their titles.
Additional returning sponsors are Ashley Severance of Atlantic Properties and Carolina One’s Nancy Crick.
New sponsors this year are Dr. Jimmy of Daniel Island Chiropractic, realtor and property manager Mary Patterson of Quartermaster Properties, and Carolina One’s Rob Preiditsch.
Also competing is DI News sports writer Phil Bowman, who always picks Ohio State to win!
The sponsor with the winning record at the end of Super Bowl week receives a $500 donation from the paper to their charity of choice.
This week, try to beat Hill Shaw and Erik Loesch of Atlantic Shield Insurance for a chance to win a $50 gift card to Orlando’s Pizza.