To enter Football Challenge® - Mid Season - Roto via the Contest Website, click the appropriate navigational link on the Contest website, agree to abide by the official rules governing the Contest, then follow the instructions to submit your entry, which includes selecting your team name and team roster. If you do not already have a CDM Sports account, you will setup your account using your email address and create a password to be used for modifying your team as well as accessing results and the BBS.

Entries are also accepted via our toll-free number (1.888.636.7559), regular mail (CDM Sports, PO Box 31782 St. Louis, MO 63131) and fax (314.546.4230).

Payment and Deadline

All Internet entries must be paid by credit card or debit card, using either: MasterCard, VISA, American Express or Discover. There is a limit of six (6) entries per customer in the Contest. All internet entries must be received by 11:55 AM CT, Sunday, November 5, 2017. Phone and fax entries have the same requirements.

NOTE: If you are going to select a player or players from Buffalo (BUF) or New York (NYJ) for the first week of the Contest, you must enter and select those players for your starting lineup by 7:20 PM CT on Thursday, November 2, 2017.

Mailed entries can also be paid by check or money order and must be postmarked by Thursday, November 2, 2017, and received no later than Friday, November 3, 2017.

The Contest begins with the game on Thursday, November 2, 2017, and ends with the games scheduled for Sunday, December 31, 2017, spanning the last 9 weeks of the pro football regular season.

Entry and Transaction Costs

To enter the Football Challenge® - Mid Season - Roto, there is a one-time entry fee. There are additional fees for modifying your team. All fees are payable in U.S. funds.

Single Entry

(regular league)
Entry + All Transactions (All-inclusive Package)

(Includes entry fee, 8 new player purchases and all switches)
$39.95 $109.95

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Save $10 On Each Additional Entry With ALL-Inclusive Package. Just $99.95.

*Save Money! Buy a single all-inclusive entry package for $109.95! or buy 2 entries with all-inclusive packages and get both for $99.95! All additional entries Are $99.95 with all-inclusive package. The all-inclusive package includes 1 entry into a league, 8 new player purchases and all taxi squad switches. If you purchase the all-inclusive package for your entry, no additional fees will be charged during the Contest.

If you buy a single entry, you can still buy individual new player purchases and taxi squad switches during the Contest. The transaction costs are listed under Transaction Costs in the Modify Team section of these official Contest Rules. All-inclusive packages must be purchased by 11:55 AM CT, Sunday, November 12th, and assigned to one team.

To modify your team during the Contest, there are additional fees, as follows:

Any Player Change before 11:55 AM CT on Sunday, November 5th (unlimited) FREE
Taxi Squad Switch (unlimited) $2.50 each
Bye Week Switch (unlimited) $1.00 each
New Player Purchase (limit 8) $6.00 each
SAVE MONEY! Purchase an all-inclusive transaction package for $109.95! This package includes your Football Challenge® - Mid Season - Roto entry (into a regular league), all taxi squad switches, and 8 new player purchases! No additional fees will be charged during the Contest. Special Offer: Buy two or more all-inclusive packages and get each of them for just $99.95!

NOTE: The all-inclusive package is non-refundable and non-transferable. This package must be purchased by 11:55 AM CT on Sunday, November 12th and assigned to one team.



During signup, you select a starting lineup of 20 players (from those players listed) within the constraints of a $28,000,000 salary cap, as well as a taxi squad of 11 players. The players remain on your team until you decide to modify your team.

Starting Lineup

Your starting lineup must consist of the following:
* 3 Kickers
* 3 Quarterbacks
* 6 Running Backs
* 2 Tight Ends
* 6 Wide Receivers

Taxi Squad

Your taxi squad must consist of any 11 players. The salary cap and position distribution constraints do not apply to your taxi squad but do apply when these players are switched into the starting lineup.

Unlisted Players

You can select unlisted players at any time before or during the Contest. However, all unlisted players are assigned a default salary based on position as follows:

* Kickers - $1,000,000
* Quarterbacks - $1,000,000
* Running Backs - $1,000,000
* Tight Ends - $500,000
* Wide Receivers - $900,000

Unlisted players can be selected for your starting lineup and taxi squad effective immediately upon submitting your entry. An unlisted player's position will be determined by CDM Sports, in its sole discretion. To request that an unlisted player be added to the salary file in order to be selected, email us at [email protected] or call us at 1.888.636.7559.