CockyTalk

Welcome to Cockytalk!

Thank you for visiting our forum. As a guest, you have limited access to view some discussion and articles. By joining our free community, you will be able to view all discussions and articles, post your own topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload photos, participate in Pick'Em contests and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, so please join our community today!!

If you have any problems registering or logging in, please contact our Admins. Thanks!

Go Back   CockyTalk > Other Sports > The Locker Room

Today's Top 10
Posters (by posts)Threads (by views)Newest Posts Gamecock Headlines 
b381l
donbgamecock
El Cid Ranger
Legalman72
GregoryHouse
TheMule
gotrice?
RGHoskins
Gamecocks1137
Regalcock
**BREAK-INS AT MOTOR (858)
Pure gold (559)
Hurricane Matthew.. (543)
Hopes (401)
Worlds Wierest Bridg (292)
More Clown Nonsense (284)
SC High School Footb (229)
Roll Call! (168)
**USC vs. Texas A&am (150)
What are your though (138)
**USC vs. Texas A&M G
11 Commitments Chosen to
Ryder Cup Week
Soak it in boys; Win or l
Hopes
"Win Now" Was N
SC High School Football S
2017 - Johnathan Abram
Midnight Yell
Another loyal fan has pas


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-10-2015, 01:32 AM   #1
b381l
Jersey Retired
 
b381l's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Virginia
Posts: 35,290
CockyCash: 1000375611
b381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot material
Default NFL Playoffs: Elo Ratings and Playoff Odds

http://fivethirtyeight.com/datalab/w...round-edition/

Really interesting.
b381l is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2015, 08:08 AM   #2
B-G
Banned
 
B-G's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Chapin
Posts: 3,570
CockyCash: 500
B-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot materialB-G is USC mascot material
Default Re: NFL Playoffs: Elo Ratings and Playoff Odds

Love that site.

Nate Silver is great
B-G is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2015, 04:51 PM   #3
b381l
Jersey Retired
 
b381l's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Virginia
Posts: 35,290
CockyCash: 1000375611
b381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot material
Default Re: NFL Playoffs: Elo Ratings and Playoff Odds

Quote:
Originally Posted by B-G View Post
Love that site.

Nate Silver is great
their whole staff is good......they cover a bunch of topics too
b381l is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2015, 02:17 AM   #4
b381l
Jersey Retired
 
b381l's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Virginia
Posts: 35,290
CockyCash: 1000375611
b381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot material
Default Re: NFL Playoffs: Elo Ratings and Playoff Odds

"The Seattle Seahawks remain the best bet to win this year’s Super Bowl, according to Elo. In fact, their chance of doing so improved slightly, to 37 percent from 35 percent last week despite their being idle. That’s because Seattle will face the Carolina Panthers, the weakest team to make the playoffs. By contrast, the odds for the Patriots, the No. 1 team in the AFC, have fallen slightly because they’ll have to face Baltimore after the Ravens gained more Elo points than any other team in beating the Pittsburgh Steelers last week."

Well, looks like they were on the money on both games today.
b381l is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2015, 02:47 AM   #5
JerseyBird
Fuggedaboudit
 
JerseyBird's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Caldwell NJ
Posts: 8,734
CockyCash: 19083773934887
JerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot materialJerseyBird is USC mascot material
Default Re: NFL Playoffs: Elo Ratings and Playoff Odds

Although had Baltimore held on that would have turned their ratings (and pretty much anyone projecting the rest of the playoffs) upside down
__________________
Beat, um, somebody!
JerseyBird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2015, 03:19 AM   #6
b381l
Jersey Retired
 
b381l's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Virginia
Posts: 35,290
CockyCash: 1000375611
b381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot materialb381l is USC mascot material
Default Re: NFL Playoffs: Elo Ratings and Playoff Odds

that's the great thing about the NFL, especially the playoffs, any team can win on any given day.......that's what makes all this so interesting is how 538 quantitfies all this with odds of winning.
b381l is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
f.h.r.i.t.p.

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:03 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Provided by SLB Development