On my latest episode of "Meet Your Twitter Friends" Ross Rutledge (@dawgquant) and Nathan Lawrence (@chapelbellcurve) come on to share and discuss the predictive model for college football. Ross is a no joke data scientist who is producing numbers for both NFL and College that can analyze and predict power rankings for teams.
The obvious application is betting. Listen in and see not only what went into the model but applications beyond beating the betting market. Ross's work can be found on site R2 Sports Metrics. Nathan, Ross, and Justin's latest Episode of the Chapel Bell Curve did a deep dive into the preseason rankings that is a must listen