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What Difference Can A Single Game Make?

Year: 
2012
Researcher(s): 
Johnathan Neville, Laurence D. Robinson (advisor)
Institution: 
Ohio Northern University
Discipline: 
Statistics

During a single season, each team in the NFL plays 16 games. Because so few games are played, it is believed that the difference between winning or losing a single game can have a substantial influence on a team’s chances of making the playoffs. In this talk we will examine this issue. The full student program can be found here.

2012 Miami University Fall Conference: Statistics in Sports (September 28, 2012)