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NFL Week 6 Round-Up and Rankings

Typically I want my models to do as well as possible.  That doesn’t mean they should be right every time – if I pick a team because they should win 80% of the time, I want to be wrong 20% … Continue reading

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NFL Week 6

It’s another week another wedding for me, and since I’m on the road that means you get to see the picks early again.  Just a few comments, short and sweet, and big tables.

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SuperContest Showdown – Week 6

Tonight’s game has the winless Giants traveling to Chicago to take on the 3-2 Bears.  The Giants have been, in a word, terrible.  You can excuse losses to the Broncos and on the road against the Chiefs, but coming up … Continue reading

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NFL Week 6 Power Ranking and 49ers-Seahawks Pick

Thanks to all the rain in the midwest yesterday, I spent much more time on a plane than I had planned to.  So we’ll fire through the power rankings as well as get in the pick for tonight’s game.

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NFL Week 6 Recap

I didn’t get to see much of any of the games since I’m on the road, but here are some things I’ve learned in the last few days: the Lions don’t want to be terrible, just frustrating; the Tigers are … Continue reading

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NFL Week 6 Picks

I’m on the road, so no extra insights this week.  Just know that I went to bed before the Cardinals completed their ridiculous comeback, and I got back to my hotel in time to see the Tigers blow their 4 … Continue reading

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Thursday Night Titans-Steelers Pick

First, I’d just like to point out that my post from late last night made it to TrueHoop (and Wages of Wins).  Hooray!  I have actually been mentioned on TrueHoop before, but I don’t think it was for a post.  … Continue reading

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NFL Week 6 Power Rankings

I was so upset about how the weekend went that I forgot to put in the power rankings and season predictions.  Here you go, with a little discussion.

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NFL Week 6 Predictions

There are a few games of note this weekend.  Will the Packers stay undefeated?  More than likely.  Will the Lions stay undefeated?  Hopefully.  Will the Colts, Rams, or Dolphins get their first wins?  Probably not, almost definitely not, and maybe … Continue reading

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The Madden Curse and Decision Making

I think everyone is familiar with the Madden Curse: players who get put on the cover of the Madden video game suffer horrible injuries or generally suck the season that the game comes out.  You can see some examples here.  … Continue reading

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