NFL Simulation

2017 NFL Simulations (Week 3 Update)

by John Ewing • September 26, 2017

Week 3 in the NFL will be remembered for surprising upsets and unforgettable finishes. What impact did the wild weekend in football have on the playoff picture? We simulated the season 10,000 times to find out. The rest of the league is catching up to the Patriots. Before the season began New England was 32.8% […]

NFL Playoffs Simulation

by Travis Reed • January 3, 2017

After 17 weeks of football, the twelve teams vying for the Super Bowl this year have been decided.  As we have throughout the season, we have simulated the remaining games to see who is most likely to hoist the Lombardi trophy in Houston in February. But rather than jump straight to the Super Bowl, we’ll […]

NFL Simulation 10.12.16

by John Ewing • October 12, 2016

Tom Brady is back, Cleveland is down another quarterback and Dak Prescott has made Cowboys fans forget about Tony Romo. After five weeks of action what does the NFL playoff picture look like? We simulated the season 10,000 times to find out. The Minnesota Vikings are the last undefeated team. Mike Zimmer’s squad is 5-0 […]

NFL Simulation 09.28.16

by John Ewing • September 28, 2016

Week 3 of the NFL season is in the books. Here is a look at the playoff picture after 10,000 simulations of the 2016 NFL season. We have another new No. 1 team. Green Bay was the preseason favorite, Pittsburgh held the top spot for a week and now New England reigns over all. The […]

NFL Simulation 09.21.16

by John Ewing • September 21, 2016

It’s still early but after two games the good teams are separating themselves from the bad. A lot can still happen but here is a look at the playoff picture after 10,000 simulations of the 2016 NFL season. We have a new No. 1. Pittsburgh is the most likely playoff team (89.9%) and Super Bowl […]

NFC East Update

by Travis Reed • September 20, 2016

Fly Eagles Fly!  Philadelphia beat Chicago on Monday Night Football last night to move to 2-0 on the young season.  Rookie quarterback Carson Wentz looks like the real deal and is the highest rated passer according to Pro Football Focus.  It is time to celebrate in Philadelphia. Right?  Well, I’m here to tell you to […]

Teddy Bridgewater and the NFC North

by Travis Reed • August 31, 2016

Just two days ago, we posted how the Tony Romo injury would affect the NFC East this season.  Sadly, we already have another quarterback injury to adjust to.  Teddy Bridgewater suffered a horrific leg and knee injury yesterday that should sideline him for the entire season.  The Vikings will surely search free agency and the […]

NFC East With Romo Injured

by Travis Reed • August 29, 2016

We have already completed our eight divisional previews this year including the NFC East.  But in the world of the NFL, things are always changing.  In this instance, Tony Romo has a broken bone in his back and is expected to miss an indefinite amount of time.  Jason Garrett recently called Romo “day-to-day” although most […]

2016 NFL Playoff Odds

by Travis Reed • August 8, 2016

Every NFL fan has hope prior to the season.  Maybe your team’s quarterback makes a leap.  Perhaps your backup running back is a stud in hiding.  You imagine what your team can do if they stay completely healthy.  I’m not here to crap on your dreams, I’m here to put a probability on them happening […]

Conference Championship Simulation

by Travis Reed • January 18, 2016

We’re down to the final four teams in the NFL, and it happens to be the most likely four teams as the top seeds all advanced to their conference championships.  There isn’t much simulation to be done anymore. The Patriots are 57.1% likely to advance to Super Bowl 50 while the Panthers are 60.1% favorites […]