Daily Archives: December 29, 2005

NFL 2005 Week 17 Preview

Time for the preview of this week’s upcoming games. This is the final week of the season, and it’s guaranteed now that the top twelve teams in the rankings will not match the NFL playoff teams. The question is, how extreme will the difference be? It turns that for every combination of wins and losses […]

NFL Week 16 Power Rankings

Our current tiebreaking algorithm (strength of direct beatwins) gave us a record of 9-7 this week; 152-88 for the season. The beatflukes variant was also 9-7; 155-85 for the season. Again this week, there were some obvious home field advantage games that might have led to a better record with some human input. The upsets: […]