Come strong, or don’t come at all!
What is the Bare Knuckle Challenge? It is an individual league, to be drafted Live on Thursday night, immediately after opening game. The format is FFPC’s Best Ball: all basic BB rules apply – 28 round draft, optimized starting lineup, no waivers, etc.
Draft slots drawn 5 minutes prior to draft
No cheatsheets, laptops, notes, etc.
Live in Las Vegas
28 round snake draft with 60 second timer
Bare Knuckle Challenge League Details
|Duration:||17 week season|
|Entry Fee:||$1,000 (+$75 live events fee, + $75 live co-manager fee, if applicable)|
|Prizes:||Scroll down for details|
|Draft Positions:||Drawn at random 5 minutes before the draft|
|Draft Type & Length:||Live, in-person in Las Vegas|
|28 round serpentine (snake) draft|
|30 Second Draft Clock|
|Number of Teams:||12|
|Bare Knuckles:||See Below for the unique rules that make this challenge so special|
|Format (Full Season):||Weeks 1-17, no playoffs|
|No H2H matchups, total points only|
|No need to set lineups, no waivers or free agency|
|“Set it and Forget it”. Your drafted team is your roster for the season|
|Optimized scoring lineups are automatically started every week|
|League Winner:||Team with the most accumulated points at the end of Week 17 is League Champion|
|Weekly Team Management:||None|
|Trades:||No trading allowed|
|Scoring System:||FFPC Scoring rules will be in effect (scroll down for scoring details)|
|Roster Requirement:||Twenty eight (28) total roster spots|
|Starting Lineup:||1-QB, 2-RB, 2-WR, 1-TE, 2-Flex, 1-K, 1-D (Flex can be RB, WR or TE)|
*The NFL approved an 18 week regular season in 2021, with each team playing 17 regular season games. Bare Knuckle Challenge rules have been adjusted accordingly.