Predicting the NFL Draft with Combine Results – Linear Regression Analysis for Tight Ends

Welcome to the third and final edition of this series! I may bring it back to provide data since 2000 if the series performs well. To avoid any confusion, I recommend going back to the first two articles if you have not read them already. Today, we are going to look and see what statisticsContinue reading “Predicting the NFL Draft with Combine Results – Linear Regression Analysis for Tight Ends”

Predicting the NFL Draft with Combine Results – Linear Regression Analysis for Running Backs

Welcome back to the second part of this series! I plan for this series to cover one more position, but I can certainly do more if they perform well. In addition, I would like to look at results since 2000 and see if we can find if statistics are becoming more relevant and useful inContinue reading “Predicting the NFL Draft with Combine Results – Linear Regression Analysis for Running Backs”

A Simple Linear Regression Analysis of Fantasy Football Kickers

Today I am testing the adage that kickers score more fantasy points when their teams score more points. Some people tend to think the opposite could be true since worse football teams kick more field goals and field goals make up a majority of a kicker’s fantasy points. I decided to test these theories outContinue reading “A Simple Linear Regression Analysis of Fantasy Football Kickers”

Underrated Expert Fantasy Tips

No matter what fantasy sport games you play, these tips will help you elevate your game to the next level. These tips are fundamental, but they are guaranteed to increase your odds. Tip #1 – Understand the Scoring Settings: Know your leagues scoring settings like the back of your own hand. How can you playContinue reading “Underrated Expert Fantasy Tips”

Math Concepts for Fantasy Sports

While I continue to work on some preliminary analytical research, the easiest way for me to get the blog started is by presenting you alternate fantasy sports strategies and how I use math in fantasy sports. A potential struggle for me in writing this blog is learning how to successfully communicate analytics and statistical probabilityContinue reading “Math Concepts for Fantasy Sports”