Originally Posted by Riddle_Of_Steel
Great article anyhow-- I just like to poke holes in statistical studies like this, because I am convinced that you cannot determine outcomes from simple statistical correlation.
If you could, don't you think the owners would be more interested? Imagine how much the "winning algorithmn" would be worth to the right people...?
great point. Statistics are very usefull, but they can't account for things like John Elway's little helicopter move in the SB. Or Charlie Batch moving the offense against the Ravens to beat them at home this year.