Category: Research

Predicting Touchdowns – Fantasy Football Week 10

Predicting Touchdowns – Fantasy Football Week 10

Touchdowns are a fickle beast in fantasy football; yet (much like in real football) they remain absolutely critical to attain in order to build a winning strategy. Can we find players who are more likely to score than others each week? By looking at how teams are deploying their players in the red zone, we…

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Predicting Touchdowns – Fantasy Football Week 9

Predicting Touchdowns – Fantasy Football Week 9

Touchdowns are a fickle beast in fantasy football; yet (much like in real football) they remain absolutely critical to attain in order to build a winning strategy. Can we find players who are more likely to score than others each week? By looking at how team’s are deploying their players in the red zone, we…

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Week 8 NFL DFS Main Slate Daily Plug

Week 8 NFL DFS Main Slate Daily Plug

The following article appears on OccupyFantasy.com every Friday! Become a member for as little as $2/week with an annual subscription for NFL DFS analysis, as well as MLB, NBA, NHL and more. — The Daily Plug is our weekly NFL DFS picks write-up that highlights the top plays from our Occupy Model. The Plug then provides…

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Week 7 – NFL Main Slate Daily Plug

Week 7 – NFL Main Slate Daily Plug

The following article appears on OccupyFantasy.com every Friday! Become a member for as little as $2/week with an annual subscription for NFL DFS analysis, as well as MLB, NBA, NHL and more. — The Daily Plug is our weekly NFL DFS picks write-up that highlights the top plays from our Occupy Model. The Plug then provides…

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Week 6 NFL Main Slate Daily Plug

Week 6 NFL Main Slate Daily Plug

The following article appears on OccupyFantasy.com every Friday! Become a member for as little as $2/week with an annual subscription for NFL DFS analysis, as well as MLB, NBA, NHL and more. — The Daily Plug is our weekly NFL DFS picks write-up that highlights the top plays from our Occupy Model. The Plug then provides…

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Week 5 NFL DFS Main Slate Daily Plug

Week 5 NFL DFS Main Slate Daily Plug

The following article appears on OccupyFantasy.com every Friday! Become a member for as little as $2/week with an annual subscription for NFL DFS analysis, as well as MLB, NBA, NHL and more. — The Daily Plug is our weekly NFL DFS picks write-up that highlights the top plays from our Occupy Model. The Plug then provides…

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Kliff Kingsbury – Challenging Conventional Wisdom

Kliff Kingsbury – Challenging Conventional Wisdom

If you’ve been scouring the internet for fantasy analysis all spring and summer, you’ve likely heard or read some version of this sentence in your travels: Kliff Kingsbury will bring his Air Raid offense to the NFL with the Arizona Cardinals, and they will run a record-setting number of plays as a result. And frankly,…

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Predicting Home Runs is Eaaaaaaaaaasy. No, Seriously:

Predicting Home Runs is Eaaaaaaaaaasy. No, Seriously:

NARRATOR: Predicting home runs is not easy Alright, I lied a little. It’s not exactly easy. That’s because some simple math shows us that even the best home run hitters in baseball (like, the absolute very best) average a ding dong on only 6-7% of their plate appearances. via GIPHY The average game might allow…

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The Best WR at the 2019 Combine Was Not D.K. Metcalf

The Best WR at the 2019 Combine Was Not D.K. Metcalf

D.K. Metcalf looks like one of the most absurdly talented athletes of his generation. So did I really just say that after he ran a 4.33 second 40 yard dash? via GIPHY The Data The NFL posts all Combine results pretty instantly – the results tracker is here for the 2019 participants. Second, a couple…

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NFL Combine for Fantasy Football: Quarterback

NFL Combine for Fantasy Football: Quarterback

The end is near! Finally, the quarterback (QB) position. I kicked off this series by covering which drills to pay attention to at the running back (RB) position. Next, I looked at wide receivers (WR). In the last post, I covered tight ends (TE). This piece looks at what we can learn from 2013 to…

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