Just a quick post here to throw in a name that didn’t quite make the cut for my other Patterson article today. DHB is similar to Patterson on a few measures but then deviates from Patterson on a few others. For instance, DHB actually caught a much larger share of
The whole idea behind using an algorithm to project wide receivers to the NFL is that you can reduce error rates by looking at a player’s college record. College production isn’t a perfect predictor of pro success, it’s just the best one we’ve got and can probably beat a scouting
Each day this week we’re going to shine the spotlight on Twitter accounts that cover the NFL draft. We’re very data oriented at RotoViz, but the cumulative observation of humans is its own datapoint, so I usually have a draft related Twitter list open in my Tweetdeck. Here’s a link
*Not actually cheatcodes.