Notes From The Sports Nerds

NFL Playoff Projections Update: New England Rises Again

Heading into Week 6, New England and Green Bay are pulling further ahead the rest of the NFL, and only three teams have double-digit odds to win it all. Read more...

Football Upset Watch: NFL Week 6 + College Week 7

Tennessee over Georgia and Cleveland over Baltimore came through, and the public bias continues. Here are 8 underdogs that could shock the world this week. Read more...

NFL Rankings Update and Analysis: Week 6

The Patriots continued to distance themselves from the field, though they don't look as invincible as many people think. And we're raising Arizona. Read more...

TRFC Week 5 Recap: Lsf618 Wins It With Seven 20-Pointers

Lsf618 dominated with nearly 200 points in the Week 5 TeamRankings Football Challenge. Here are the 3 FanDuel lineups that won big in last week's contest. Read more...

College Football Rankings Update and Analysis: Week 7

A new No. 1 team has displaced Alabama, while surprises like Michigan are rocketing up the rankings. But we're still not sold on the rest of the Big Ten. Read more...

David’s Week 5 FanDuel Lineups: Choosing Chiefs + Chargers

After incorporating some new research about positional scoring correlations and consensus rankings, David whips up 8 FanDuel lineups for NFL Week 5. Read more...

Seth’s Week 5 Daily Fantasy Analysis and FanDuel Lineup

Seth presents his Week 5 lineup and analyzes more pick popularity data. How good is the crowd at picking the top FanDuel points scorers? Read more...

NFL Playoff Projections Update: Packers Gain On New England

Four weeks into the season, it's still informative to see how the NFL playoffs picture is shaping up. Here's what our latest season simulations project. Read more...

Football Upset Watch: NFL Week 5 + College Week 6

Last week we called out the two biggest upsets: Rams over Cardinals and Florida over Ole Miss. Here are 8 teams that could shock the world this week. Read more...

NFL Rankings Update and Analysis: Week 5

There's a clear top four in our NFL rankings entering Week 5, and again, some significant discrepancies with the ESPN rankings. Are the Falcons for real? Read more...