First Pigskin Picks winner is crowned

Robert Swinford was the Week 1 winner of the Poteau Daily News’ Pigskin Picks contest.Swinford successfully picked 11 out of 12 winners to win the $25 prize.The contest ballot runs every Saturday during the contest period. Winners will be announced weekly on the Pigskin Picks page.This week's picks are due by 5 p.m. today since the Dallas Cowboys' season opener against the New York Giants takes place tonight.The form was in Saturday's edition of The Poteau Daily News.