"Going head to head against pro athletes in our bracket tournament is an experience we know our passionate fans will really get excited about.”
Detroit, MI (Vocus/PRWEB) March 17, 2011
Fathead, the authentic brand of officially licensed Real.Big. wall graphics, today launched an interactive bracket tournament that pits athletes, celebrities and industry executives against the Fathead fan base, aptly called Fathead Nation. The tournament, crowned the Fathead Million Dollar March Madness, invites Fathead Fans to take a chance at building the perfect bracket for a once in a lifetime shot at winning one million dollars. Some of the VIP “Bracketeers” signed on to properly motivate Fathead fans wishing to go 1 on 1 against the Pro’s are; New York Giants Steve Smith, Pittsburgh Steelers LaMarr Woodley, Detroit Pistons Bad Boy Rick Mahorn, Detroit Lions Jahvid Best, Arizona Cardinals Steve Breaston, Indianapolis Colts Mike Hart, San Diego Chargers Legedu Naanee, Oakland Raiders Tyvon Branch along with Legendary Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Legendary U of M Coach Lloyd Carr and Sports Network CEO Mickey Charles. VIP tournament participants are not eligible for any prizing, for official rules click here.
“This is an awesome opportunity to have some interactive fun with our fans during March Madness and I’m in,” says Patrick McInnis, CEO, Fathead. “Going head to head against pro athletes in our bracket tournament is an experience we know our passionate fans will really get excited about."
Powered by UPICKEM, the tournament will award a $1,000,000 cash prize if a Fathead Nation participant correctly picks all 63 games. The tournament features two ways to play. In Play Up Front, the traditional bracket allows players to pick all teams up front and track as the tournament unfolds. In Play Round By Round, the players make first round picks and wait for winners, then pick each successive round as the tournament progresses. The Fathead Brackets update to the minute for real time excitement.
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