Daily Archives: December 23, 2008

Beatloop Removal Approaches

Zooming out as I’m apt to do, another quick/reminder exploration of the various algorithms. This is restricted entirely to the graph methods. The goal here has always been to create a pecking order of the teams, based off of wins and losses and nothing else. This means a DAG – a directed acyclic graph. Acyclic [...]

2008 NFL Week 16 Beatpath Graph

Well. I have had quite the crisis of confidence this week with the beatpath graph and the algorithm, all because of the freaking NY Jets. There’s no way the NY Jets should be ranked #1, I thought. There’s no way they should be at the top of the beatpath graph, with a beatpath to almost [...]