Predicting the NFL Draft with Combine Results – Linear Regression Analysis for Wide Receivers

How do general managers draft players? What facts do they look at in deciding who to draft? Is it based on numbers, metrics, and statistics? Or is it more closely related to the eye test, college success, or intangibles? In this article, I explore the answer to these questions and how do NFL general managersContinue reading “Predicting the NFL Draft with Combine Results – Linear Regression Analysis for Wide Receivers”

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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”