Tag Archives: 2014

Predicting Week 2: The Models Return

With week 1 and its complete lack of information out of the way, we’re on to week 2.  There isn’t a lot of information about each team per se, but there’s some, and that means I can start running my … Continue reading

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Wrapping up NFL Week 1: Guessing in the Dark

As I say every year, picking games in week 1 is tough.  Honestly, it’s tough all year, but particularly early in the season when you have no idea what all the roster changes are going to do and little data … Continue reading

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The NFL (and the blog) is back

Hey everyone!  After a busy summer, I have made my way back from the desert in time for the return of the NFL tomorrow night.  As usual, my first order of business is to blithely act like I can predict … Continue reading

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The Models Return – NFL Week 2

The week is off to a good start after Thursday night’s game, which the models said would be close.  Following tradition, we get the rest of the picks today based on lines from SBR as well as picks based on … Continue reading

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Pats-Jets and a Model Refresher

Tonight we have what has traditionally been an entertaining game, the Patriots and the Jets.  Since it’s the beginning of the season, I thought I’d take the opportunity to run through the game as a little reminder of how my … Continue reading

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The NFL Has Returned

Last time I used a very straightforward model to predict who would win their week 1 games in the NFL.  As it turns out, the model leaned pretty heavily toward the home team; the only home squads it didn’t give … Continue reading

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The NFL Returns

After a quiet summer, the Skeptic celebrates the return of the NFL.  Following tradition, I’ll start with predicting who will win each game in week 1.  That starts on Thursday!  It’s so soon!  If you’d like to check on previous … Continue reading

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