Thursday, July 31, 2014

Season Predictions for your NFL Team

NFL Preseason Games are about to kickoff, and real football is (finally) almost here.  Time to make your predictions for your favorite NFL team.  Challenge Builder lets you come up with your own challenge with as many different kinds of questions as you want.

Here's an example for last year's surprise playoff team, the Kansas City Chiefs:

Or maybe before you start with your regular season predictions, you want to start with what will the team actually look like?  Here's one to predict the initial 53-man roster:

Got any questions?  Just shoot us a note at - we'd be happy to hear from you and help you get started!

- The Challenge Builder Team

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

What's the forecast for your favorite college football team in 2014?

Predictions for the 2014 college football season are already starting to pop up everywhere.  Of course, most of these focus on the national view, with perhaps a quick snapshot of your favorite team.  But what do people care most about - their own favorite team, right?

One of the advantages of Challenge Builder is that you can customize your challenge to focus just on the team(s) you and your audience care about.  We'll showcase some additional examples of this today for College Football, using the Mizzou Tigers as our team of choice.

Here's a sample challenge to pick every game on the schedule:

And here's one with season predictions across multiple categories:

As you can see, these challenges are tailored to your team of choice.  You can make them as simple, complex, nerdy, or downright wacky as you like.  You're in control, we just give you the tools to create and run the challenge.  So what are you waiting for, get started today!

- The Challenge Builder Team

Sunday, July 20, 2014

More football - League-wide and Conference predictions

Continuing with our football examples, how about some challenges to predict the season-long results for a league or conference?

We'll start with a challenge type to predict full conference standings in order, using the SEC as an example:

Here's another option to pick the over/under on wins for each team in a conference, the Big 12 in this case:

Or for the NFL, here's an example of a challenge to predict all of the division winners and wildcard teams:

Ready to get started yet??  Just go to to get started, or shoot us a note at if you have any questions.

- The Challenge Builder Team

Football is near!

As NFL training camps get ready to kick off and Fall Practices approach for College teams, our nation can breath a sigh of relief that the long football offseason is finally drawing to a close.  Real football is just around the corner!

Football season brings with it loads of opportunities for new Challenges around the teams you care about - perfect for hosting contests, interacting with your readers, or just proving your football knowledge is superior to your friends.  We will be providing lots of examples for specific types of challenges that are possible using our flexible solution.

Today we'll start with a sample for an NFL preseason challenge.  And of course, being based in Kansas City, we'll base our example on our home town Chiefs:

Hope that gets your juices flowing on some of the possibilities.  Much more to come, so stay tuned!

- The Challenge Builder Team