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Weekly Probabilities 11/20

So I'm going to do things a little differently this week.  People have been wanting me to include Baylor in my calculations, but to be frank, I don't know what numbers to assign to whether or not humans will decide if an undefeated Baylor should pass an undefeated Ohio State.  Rath...
20 Nov 2013
by Goalscorer9

Weekly Probabilities - 11/11

Here they are!  Again, although the process is objective, I acknowledge my probabilities of individual games are subjective, though I think this gives us a pretty good picture of where we are at. As always, my numbers will be attached for anyone who would like to critique. Assumptions: -Ohi...
11 Nov 2013
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Weekly Probabilities - special friday edition!

I figure after the big result last night, some of you might appreciate a special Friday probabilities update :).  I've been telling you guys not to worry, trust the numbers.  Last night we got one step closer.  For now I'm not going to include Baylor, if the polls start to giv...
08 Nov 2013
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Weekly Probabilities 11/5

Here they are!  Again, although the process is objective, I acknowledge my probabilities of individual games are subjective, though I think this gives us a pretty good picture of where we are at. As always, my numbers will be attached for anyone who would like to critique. Assumptions: -Ohi...
05 Nov 2013
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Weekly Probabilities 10/28

Here they are!  Again, although the process is objective, I acknowledge my probabilities of individual games are subjective, though I think this gives us a pretty good picture of where we are at.  *I tried to find the vegas or massey odds people talked about last week, but after a short se...
28 Oct 2013
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Weekly Probabilities 10/22

Here they are!  Thanks to Buckeyes8222, I remember how to do the more complicated calculations now.  Again, although the process is objective, I acknowledge my probabilities of individual games are subjective, though I think this gives us a pretty good picture of where we are at.  As ...
22 Oct 2013
by Goalscorer9

A message to calm your nerves...using math

Hey everyone! A sentiment that used to be quite obvious seems to have been forgotten here in the buckeye nation as of late.  Going undefeated is hard. It seems like everyone is very worried about the possibility of the buckeyes going undefeated and being left out of the championship game.&nbs...
08 Oct 2013
by Goalscorer9

How we got here

It is late December 2006.  Ohio State, Michigan, and Wisconsin sit at 1, 3, and 5 in the AP rankings, respectively.  A large portion of the country is asking for an all big ten national championship in a rematch of the amazing 1 vs. 2 Ohio State Michigan game, as these were “clearly ...
29 Sep 2013
by Goalscorer9