Category Archives: NFL

2nd Annual NFL Oracle versus Trinity Challenge – 2017

Welcome to the 2017 NFL Oracle versus Trinity Challenge! Enter your picks for Week 12. (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 … 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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2017 Challenge – Week 10 Results

Week 10 Consensus Picks by Affiliation Season __Affiliation__ Week PCT Season PCT Other 73.81% 75% 92% 100% 83% 75% 33% 50% 100% 58% 83% 58% 25% 100% 100% 64.78% Student 72.50% 95% 100% 95% 95% 85% 30% 35% 90% 50% … Continue reading

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2017 Challenge – Week 09 Results

– – – – – – – – – – – – – 84% – 31% – 45% – 86% – 10% – 25% – 7% – 10% – 70% – 10% – 66% – 72% – 58% – Consensus … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 9

NFL Oracle Rankings – Week 09 It was another strong week for Oracle, compiling a 10-3 record during Week 8 of the 2017 NFL season, giving Oracle a 75% success rate over the past two weeks combined. As always, the … Continue reading

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2017 Challenge – Week 08 Results

– – – – – – – – – – – – – 44% – 96% – 50% – 5% – 3% – 3% – 15% – 75% – 55% – 44% – 73% – 71% – 8% – Concensus … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 8

Hopefully you had as much success predicting outcomes as Oracle did, or for that matter any of the other six predictive methods displayed at the end of this post; if yes, then at the bare minimum you were 11-4 for … Continue reading

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2017 Challenge – Week 07 Results

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 92% – 97% – 27% – 83% – 7% – 38% – 78% – 88% – 34% – 14% – 94% – 73% – 90% … Continue reading

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2017 NFL Oracle – Week 7

Good news, bad news. The good news is that Week 6 of the 2017 NFL season had plenty of highs for those of you that saw your team pull out a victory, or if you had success predicting the outcomes … Continue reading

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