UFC 67 Picks Contest

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  1. UFC 67 Picks Contest


    Pick your winners for this Saturday's UFC 67 by 9pm Saturday.

    2 points for each winner in all the fights, and one point for the method of win in the scheduled televised ones. The methods are KO(Which includes TKO), Submission and Decision. The method of win will be the official one from the UFC.

    I'll post the winner(s) on Monday, and all who participated should rep and congratulate them.



    Fight Card

    Official Fight Order For UFC 67 "All Or Nothing"

    Non-PPV Bouts:
    -Dustin Hazelett vs. Diego Saraieva
    -Tyson Griffin vs. Frank Edgar
    -Jorge Rivera vs. Terry Martin
    -"Lyoto" Ryoto Machida vs. Sam Hoger

    Live PPV Bouts:
    -Patrick Cote vs. Scott Smith
    -Quinton "Rampage" Jackson vs. Marvin Eastman
    -Mirko CroCop vs. Eddie Sanchez
    -Roger Huerta vs. John Halverson
    -Anderson Silva (c) vs. Travis Lutter (UFC MW Title - main event)


  2. Hazelett
    Griffin
    Rivera
    Machida

    Cote/KO
    Jackson/KO
    Filipovic/KO
    Huerta/KO
    Silva/KO
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  3. What a non competitive card to start with, everyone's picks should be very similar, oh well.

    Hazelett
    Griffin
    Martin
    Machida

    Cote(KO)
    Jackson(KO)
    Filipovic(KO)
    Huerta(KO)
    Silva(KO)

    KO festival.

  4. Alex and my picks where the favorites across the board, I'll bet we are not the last ones to go this way, so I propose a tiebreaker - Pick your most likely to upset fighter. We will just edit that into our previous post.

    Now I see that Alex picked Martin, but the tiebreaker proposal still stands. If you don't pick one, no chance of an extra point.

    This is a work in progress, anyone have any format suggestions, **** OFF!!!!

    Suggest 'em.

    Some people around here, I'm not naming names , are known to frequently edit their posts, don't try it after the bell, I'll catch you by saving this page before the event goes off.

  5. Hazelett
    Griffin
    Martin
    Machida

    Cote - sub
    Jackson - KO
    Filipovic - KO
    Halverson - KO
    Silva - KO

    Don't know much about Halverson or Huerta. I'll pick Halv to be different.

    How about we pick each of the televised fights as TKO/KO, sub, or decision (TKO, KO, submission due to strikes and ref stoppage are all the same thing)?
    Last edited by jas123; 02-01-2007 at 11:24 AM. Reason: Updated picks
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  6. What do you think, one point for the winner and another point for the method? instead of the least likely to upset?

    One for either, or have to get both for one point?

    I like the latter, winner and method for a point on the scheduled televised, winner only needed on the not,no upset pick.

    We need to finalize this format by tommorow night, or else people will get PO'd by rule changes.

  7. Duh, dumb me.

    It's just occured to me that I won't be watching this live, I won't probably see it until late Sunday.

    I'm willing to do this, but not until after I watch it, Sunday or Monday, or else we can use this thread to hash out the rules, then I'll delete it and someone else can be the judge by putting up their own thread.

  8. Non-PPV Bouts:
    -Dustin Hazelett-submission
    -Tyson Griffin-KO
    -Jorge Rivera-TKO
    -"Lyoto" Ryoto Machida-KO

    Live PPV Bouts:
    -Patrick Cote-KO
    -Quinton "Rampage" Jackson-Decision
    -Mirko CroCop-KO
    -Roger Huerta-KO
    -Anderson Silva-KO

    Most likely upset: Eastman

    Damn, I'm expecting a lot of of KO's.
    Last edited by Beowulf; 02-01-2007 at 06:40 PM.

  9. Quote Originally Posted by Rogue Drone View Post
    What do you think, one point for the winner and another point for the method? instead of the least likely to upset?

    One for either, or have to get both for one point?

    I like the latter, winner and method for a point on the scheduled televised, winner only needed on the not,no upset pick.

    We need to finalize this format by tommorow night, or else people will get PO'd by rule changes.
    I say 2 points the winner 1 for the method...if this isn't too complicated. Or just use the method as a tie breaker.

  10. Alright, the proposal is two points for all fights, 1 point for the method on the scheduled televised.

    Who agrees, who disagrees?

    Me to do the results on Monday, or someone else to run this thing?

  11. Quote Originally Posted by Rogue Drone View Post
    Alright, the proposal is two points for all fights, 1 point for the method on the scheduled televised.

    Who agrees, who disagrees?

    Me to do the results on Monday, or someone else to run this thing?
    Yes, you run it. I like the proposed system above.

  12. It's decided, rules are locked.

  13. Diego Saraieva (local boy; sort of)- Decision
    Tyson Griffin- TKO
    Jorge Rivera- Decision
    "Lyoto" Ryoto Machida- TKO

    Patrick Cote- Decision
    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson- TKO
    Mirko CroCop- TKO
    Roger Huerta- Decision
    Anderson Silva- TKO

  14. One question Rogue, when will the official saving/locking of the thread occur? Saturday at 9?

  15. Cool. So the official system is:
    *Pick all fights on card
    *2 points per correct pick
    *Pick way of victory(KO, Sub, Dec)for all scheduled televised bouts
    *1 point per correct way of victory pick
    *Picks are due by 9PM EST Saturday

    A couple more things to clear up. The losers must rep the winner. How exactly will that be done? Anyone have any ideas for a tiebreaker? Maybe pick what time you think the Main Event bout will end. So for UFC 67 It would be Silva/Lutter, and I'd hypothetically go with 3:20 into the first round?

  16. Damn, I guess I forfeited. Who wants a clear undebatable system anyways?

  17. It's good to be the King, I'll grant you a stay of execution.

    Do we really need a tiebreaker?, if we have multiple winners, reps from all to them.

    This is getting too complicated.

  18. Quote Originally Posted by Rogue Drone View Post
    It's good to be the King, I'll grant you a stay of execution.

    Do we really need a tiebreaker?, if we have multiple winners, reps from all to them.

    This is getting too complicated.
    Alright, I'll stop now. It is what it is.

  19. hazeleet/sub
    griffin/ko
    martin/dec.
    machida/sub
    cote/ko
    jackson/ko
    crocop/ko
    hureta/sub
    silva/ko

  20. -Dustin Hazelett vs. Diego Saraieva (TKO)
    -Tyson Griffin vs. Frank Edgar (Sub)
    -Jorge Rivera vs. Terry Martin (TKO)
    -"Lyoto" Ryoto Machida vs. Sam Hoger (Decision)
    -Patrick Cote vs. Scott Smith (TKO)
    -Quinton "Rampage" Jackson vs. Marvin Eastman (TKO)
    -Mirko CroCop vs. Eddie Sanchez (TKO)
    -Roger Huerta vs. John Halverson (Decision)
    -Anderson Silva (c) vs. Travis Lutter (UFC MW Title - main event) TKO
    Last edited by Rodja; 02-01-2007 at 09:07 PM.

  21. Hazelett
    Griffin
    Martin
    Machida

    Cote - sub
    Jackson - KO
    Filipovic - KO
    Huerta - sub
    Silva - KO

  22. Here goes...

    Dustin Hazelett vs. Diego Saraieva (Submission)
    Tyson Griffin vs. Frank Edgar (KO)
    Jorge Rivera vs. Terry Martin (TKO)
    Ryoto Machida vs. Sam Hoger (TKO)

    Patrick Cote vs. Scott Smith (Decision)
    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson vs. Marvin Eastman (TKO)
    Mirko CroCop vs. Eddie Sanchez (KO)
    Roger Huerta vs. John Halverson (Decision)
    Anderson Silva vs. Travis Lutter (KO)

  23. Non-PPV Bouts:
    -Dustin Hazelett vs. Diego Saraieva (Dustin Hazelett) Ko
    -Tyson Griffin vs. Frank Edgar (Tyson) Decision
    -Jorge Rivera vs. Terry Martin (Jorge) Ko
    -"Lyoto" Ryoto Machida vs. Sam Hoger (Ryoto) Ko

    Live PPV Bouts:
    -Patrick Cote vs. Scott Smith (Patrick) Submission
    -Quinton "Rampage" Jackson vs. Marvin Eastman Quinton(Ko)
    -Mirko CroCop vs. Eddie Sanchez (Mirko) Ko
    -Roger Huerta vs. John Halverson (Halverson) Dec
    -Anderson Silva (c) vs. Travis Lutter (UFC MW Title - main event) (Travis) submission


    Most likely Upset: Sam Hoger

  24. Does it matter if we put KO or TKO? I've noticed that some clear KO's go down in the books as TKOs, and some TKO's go down as KO's.

  25. Judge's discretion, if I like you, either pick covers both, if not, too bad.

    Jusk kidding.

    KO or TKO are, for the sake of this, the same.

  26. Quote Originally Posted by Beowulf View Post
    Does it matter if we put KO or TKO? I've noticed that some clear KO's go down in the books as TKOs, and some TKO's go down as KO's.
    We agreed there are only 3 categories (KO, Sub, Decision).

  27. With all the KOs and subs being predicted here, this will be one of the most action filled UFC card ever. I guess we are all hopeful.


    My picks:
    • Hazelett via Decision
    • Griffin via KO
    • Rivera via KO
    • Hoger via Decision
    • Cote via Submission
    • Jackson via KO
    • CroCop via KO
    • Huerta via Decision
    • Lutter via Submission
    Last edited by size; 02-02-2007 at 10:02 AM.

  28. Sir Savage,

    I'm been asked by a few people to not let you participate in this contest, because of some of the posts you've made and because you are a company rep.

    We'll see if we can work this out for next time.

    Better sit this one out, sorry.

  29. Sherdog has a video interview with Sanchez on their front page, his
    "special" gamplan and "heavy" hands have him sort of predicting a 2nd round KO on the "suspect" chin of Cro Cop.

    Me thinks that "La Raza" Ed's going to get a nasty bite of the K-1 and OWGP Apple.

  30. Quote Originally Posted by Rogue Drone View Post
    Sir Savage,

    I'm been asked by a few people to not let you participate in this contest, because of some of the posts you've made and because you are a company rep.

    We'll see if we can work this out for next time.

    Better sit this one out, sorry.
    What???

    Because of the "posts I've made"?? What does that mean??

    And why should it matter that I work for Avant Labs???

    And for the record, I'm not a "company rep", I'm the #2 man in the company.
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