98.7 FM Pigskin Payout Promotion

Official Rules



New York AM Radio LLC (WEPN-FM) (hereinafter referred to as "Sponsor") 147 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10023.


Only open to legal U.S. residents, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of September 7, 2021, and reside in the WEPN-FM radio station's listening area, which covers the New York City tri-state area (NY, NJ and CT), except where prohibited by law.

Any individuals (including, but not limited to, employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six (6) months, performed services for Sponsor, any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Promotion or supplying the prize, and their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. "Immediate family members" shall mean parents, stepparents, children, stepchildren, siblings, stepsiblings, or spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year.

Any individuals who have won a prize in a contest or sweepstakes conducted by Sponsor within thirty (30) days of entry are not eligible to enter this Promotion.


The 98.7 FM Pigskin Payout Promotion (the "Promotion") begins on or about September 7, 2021 at 5:00 AM Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on January 7, 2021 at 7:00 PM ET (the "Promotion Period").

Each weekday during the Promotion Period, eligible entrants should listen to DiPietro & Rothenberg ("D&R") (weekdays between 5 AM ET and 8 AM ET) and The Michael Kay Show ("TMKS") (weekdays between 3 PM ET and 7 PM ET) for a "cue to call" in (the "Announcement". Upon such Announcement, entrants must call 1-888-987-3776 (the "Number"). The first caller to reach the hosts after the Announcement shall be deemed a "Qualifier" and shall be entered in the weekly drawing to make a prediction about an upcoming Jets or Giants game, and will receive a prize (as further described below).There will be up to ten (10) Announcements made per week during the Promotion Period (one (1) daily Announcement on D&R and one (1) daily Announcement on TMKS). On or about each Friday of the Promotion Period (exact schedule may vary depending on the Giants and Jets game schedule for that week), one (1) Qualifier will be selected at random from that week's pool of Qualifiers from each show (e.g., one (1) Qualifier from the list of Qualifiers selected by D&R that week and one (1) Qualifier from the list of Qualifiers selected by TMKS that week).

The D&R Qualifier and the TMKS Qualifier for that week will be contacted by Sponsor via the phone number provided at the time of the entry call that he/she is a potential "Winner" and will be asked by Sponsor to make a Prediction (as defined below). In the event that Sponsor cannot reach the initial Qualifier they select within one (1) hour of Sponsor's notification attempt, another Qualifier will be selected from the same entry pool until a potential Winner is reached.

Once a potential Winner has been contacted by Sponsor, such potential Winner will be asked by Sponsor to make a "Prediction" about the outcome of the upcoming Giants or Jets game (which game potential Winner is asked about shall be determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion). In addition to predicting the ultimate outcome of the game, Sponsor will provide the potential winner of the official predicted points spread for the game. Potential Winners will then have the option to either make a win-lose Prediction ("Moneyline") or make a Prediction based on the points spread ("Spread").

All games and point spread determinations are official under National Football League rules.

If potential winner(s) are found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, no prize will be awarded for that Jets or Giants game and such potential winner(s) will be disqualified without compensation of any kind. If a Jets or Giants games is cancelled, Sponsor, at its own discretion, may elect to award a prize to the potential Winner (exact prize to be determined by Sponsor).

Limit (1) prize per household during Promotion Period. Odds of winning a prize depends on total number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.

Only calls to the specified Number are eligible. Sponsor is not responsible for inability of caller to complete call within specified time, whether due to busy lines, disconnections, telephone malfunctions or other circumstances.


After a Qualifier has given their game Prediction, Sponsor will compare the Prediction to the final outcome of the applicable Jets or Giants game. If the potential Winner correctly predicts the outcome from the game, such potential Winner shall receive a prize, depending on the level of the Prediction's accuracy. See below for further prizing details.

On or about the following business day after the applicable Jets or Giants game, potential Winners will be notified by Sponsor at the phone number and/or email provided of the outcome of their Prediction and what prize they are to receive. Winner's name and outcome of his/her prediction may also be announced on the air during D&R or TMKS, at Sponsor's sole discretion. Potential Winners must respond to Sponsor's prize notification attempt within forty-eight (48) hours, or prize will be forfeited.

Failure to timely comply with any requirement of these terms and conditions will result in potential Winners being deemed ineligible for any prize.

Final determination of Winners is always conditional on verification of eligibility and compliance with the Official Rules.


Up to thirty-four (34) prizes shall be awarded during this Promotion.

Depending on the accuracy of the Prediction and the type of Prediction made (Spread or Moneyline), Winners can receive one (1) of the following Prizes:

- One (1) 98.7 ESPN prize pack (no cash included)
- Two Hundred Fifty Dollars ($250)
- One Thousand Dollars ($1,000).

Example of prizing tiers:

Example: Official spread = Jets are +7 to the Bills.
Jets and the 7 points are worth $250
Jets on the money line is worth $1000
If Jets lose by 7 or more, you get $0 dollars but will take home a 98.7FM ESPN Prize pack.

Example: Official spread = Jets are -3 to Bills
Jets -3 is worth $1000
Jets money line is worth $250
If Jets lose outright it's worth $0 but you will take home a 98.7FM ESPN Prize Pack

Cash prizes will be awarded in the form of a check.

Under no circumstances will total approximate retail value ("ARV") of all prizes exceed $34,000.

All expenses not specifically provided for herein are the sole responsibility of each Winner. Some restrictions may apply.

Winners shall be solely responsible for any applicable federal, state, provincial, local taxes and/or local laws and regulations, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any other fees or costs associated with the prizes. Winners will receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of any prize valued at $600 or more and must submit a validly executed IRS Form W-9 to claim a prize.


By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects.

By participating in this Promotion and/or accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release Sponsor, D&R, TMKS, their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns, (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Promotion and/or acceptance or use of the prize.

Entrants authorize the Released Parties to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional material, in any media now known or hereafter created or conceived, worldwide in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor's sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.

To claim prize, Winners must: (a) provide proof of Winner's age, residency, and legal status; (b) sign and return eligibility, publicity, liability, rules compliance and any other releases requested by Sponsor; all within the time period(s) specified by Sponsor.


Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the Promotion in the event of tampering or other circumstances, including but not limited to acts of God or civil disturbance that render it impractical or impossible to complete or fulfill the Promotion as originally planned.

These rules will be posted on http://espnnewyork.com/radio for at least thirty (30) days after winners are finally determined. For a list of Winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to New York AM Radio LLC (WEPN-FM), 98.7 FM Pigskin Payout, 147 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10023 within sixty (60) days after Promotion end date.