Tom Hayden's Blog
A Statistics Question
Sat 29 March 2014
I propose a simple statistics question and ponder on possible solutions and push back on some notions of predictive analytics.
2013 Fantasy Dashboard & Defensive Predictions
Sat 31 August 2013
I provide a link and talk about my 2013 fantasy dashboard, which is public this year. Also, I talk about a defensive model that goes into the dashboard, predicting point estimates of team defensive performance.
NFL - Do Preseason Outcomes Matter?
Mon 19 August 2013
I look at NFL data from 2001-2012 and try to guess whether the preseason matters at all. Conclusion: from a team performance standpoint, I don't see any strong indicators that it matters.