Posts Tagged ‘one’

Slow First Gear

September 18, 2009

There is an old football saying that defenses start faster than offenses. Since Mike McCarthy has taken over as HC in 2006, that impression has held true every year, with 2009 being no different. The poor performance of the team, despite the win, has left many fans uneasy about the team. Lets take a look at how the team has performed week 1 and the yearly averages since McCarthy has taken over as head coach: (more…)

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Week 1 Power Rankings

September 15, 2009

Calculated Power Rankings following week 1 of the NFL season.  I use an engineering method of iteratively solving for best fit to the data (scores) to create the ranks and related applications that corrects for opponents played. (more…)