Jesse Lyon is the winner of week three of the pigskin picks contest.

Lyon, who hails from Decorah, missed just two games and was three points away from the tie breaker.

Ron Taylor of Decorah continued his streak of being in the top three, this time in second place. Taylor, of Decorah, missed two games and was six points from the tie breaker.

Carl Ruen was third by missing three games and just two points from the tie breaker.

This week only 14 games were counted due to a misprint in the Sumner-Fred and Denver game.

The tiebreaker was 59 points, scored by Starmont.

Correctly guessing the tie breaker were Mary Jo Frana of Calmar; Pat Lien, Decorah; Terry Henry, Decorah; Kevin Schmitt, Fort Atkinson; and Alvin Mashek, Spillville.

Most commonly missed games were Turkey Valley falling to North Butler, Ohio State beating Michigan State by one point, North Dakota State defeating UNI, Simpson edging Wartburg and Texas Tech defeating Iowa State.