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2nd Annual NFL Oracle versus Trinity Challenge – 2017

Welcome to the NFL Oracle versus Trinity Challenge! Enter your Conference Championship Round picks. (Entries submitted after the start of the game will not be counted) This competition is sponsored by the Department of Mathematics and the Sport Management Program … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 17

NFL Oracle PostSeason Chances – Week 17 Rk Team Rk Change Exp. Wins Playoffs Chance Division 1st Round Bye Super Bowl 1 PHI — 13.7 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 21.6% 2 NE — 12.7 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 15.4% 3 MIN — … Continue reading

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2017 Challenge – Week 16 Results

Week 16 Consensus Picks by Affiliation Season __Affiliation__ Week PCT Season PCT Other 79.17% 89% 78% 22% 100% 100% 89% 100% 67% 89% 100% 89% 44% 89% 22% 89% 100% 69.48% Alumni 76.16% 96% 96% 15% 93% 89% 78% 96% … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 16

NFL Oracle PostSeason Chances – Week 16 Rk Team Rk Change Exp. Wins Playoffs Chance Division 1st Round Bye Super Bowl 1 PHI ▲ 1 13.3 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 21.2% 2 NE ▲ 1 12.3 100.0% 100.0% 82.5% 13.8% 3 … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 15

NFL Oracle PostSeason Chances – Week 15 Rk Team Rk Change Exp. Wins Playoffs Chance Division 1st Round Bye Super Bowl 1 PIT ▲ 2 12.6 100.0% 100.0% 87.4% 7.1% 2 PHI ▲ 2 13.0 100.0% 100.0% 97.6% 27.5% 3 … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 14

NFL Oracle PostSeason Chances – Week 14 Rk Team Rk Change Exp. Wins Playoffs Chance Division 1st Round Bye Super Bowl 1 MIN ▲ 2 12.6 99.9% 99.6% 82.9% 8.0% 2 NE ▲ 2 12.6 99.9% 99.6% 90.1% 19.3% 3 … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 13

It was another strong showing for Oracle, posting a lovely 13-3 projection mark for Week 12 of the 2017 NFL season. Let’s inspect those three incorrect picks to see what happened, beginning with the (20) Dallas Cowboys. In this Thanksgiving-day … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 12

There were plenty of good football games to choose between during Week 11 of the 2017 NFL season. Oracle ended up going 9-5 this past week, as some of those games had wild results. Take the (9) Los Angeles Rams: … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 11

NFL Oracle Rankings – Week 11 Bounce back! A week after posting a 7-6 projection mark, Oracle returned to form by going 11-3 for Week 10 of the 2017 NFL season. Those three incorrect picks were linked to the (16) … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 10

NFL Oracle Rankings – Week 10 Let’s call Week 9 a (slightly) humbling experience for Oracle; after selecting games at a 75% success rate over the prior two weeks, Oracle was only 7-6 in projections this past week. If we … Continue reading

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