October 31, 2014

The Shipley-ean Theorem

Finally, a kind of math with a basic formula. Jordan Shipley = Good.

Statistics are an interesting animal. In many cases, you can manipulate them or skew them to show almost anything you want, including the perceived effectiveness of say, your rail-thin scouting department. Anyway, the stat gurus at Football Outsiders took a look at each NFL team’s effectiveness in a variety of formations. In Cincinnati’s case, it [...]