Moral Margin of Victory

October 28, 2013 Statgeekery

Suppose you watch an entire football game. Your job is to put a single number on the degree to which the winning team beat the losing team. Qualitatively, the scale runs from “had any number of things gone differently at the end, the winning team would have lost” to “the winning team was in control […]

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Contest Results

June 23, 2013 Checkdowns

Last week Chase announced this contest in honor of Football Perspective’s first birthday. Here’s the backstory… A couple of years ago, I moved. The house I was moving into, like many houses, had walls. The walls did not have artwork pre-installed, so I spent a good six months of my life obsessed with finding good […]

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