Which NFL Teams Perform Better at Home Games?

Written By: Carlo Duffy When two NFL teams go at each other, home-field advantage can play a huge role in a game’s outcome.  Green Bay’s Lambeau Field and Seattle’s CenturyLink Field (home of the “12th Man”) come to mind as places where their teams feed off the intimidating atmospheres for their

2018 NBA Trade Deadline Recap

Written by: Scott Steinberg Expectations were sky-high for the NBA trade deadline on Thursday. With big names such as DeAndre Jordan, Tyreke Evans, and Kemba Walker popping up in rumors, the 2018 trade deadline looked to be one for the ages. Ultimately, none of those players were moved, but the deadline

CMSAC Week 15 Football Report

Written By: Toby Junker and Kamari Purcell   Top Ten Power Rankings 1. Pittsburgh Steelers (11-2)     Last week: W vs. Baltimore Ravens This Week: vs. New England Patriots Stop me if you’ve heard this one before.  K Chris Boswell saves the day for the Pittsburgh Steelers once again with a last minute go-ahead field goal for

CMSAC Week 14 Football Report

Written By: Toby Junker and Kamari Purcell Top Ten Power Rankings   1. New England Patriots (10-2)   Last week: W @ Buffalo Bills This Week: @ Miami Dolphins The New England Patriots now find themselves in a familiar position, at the top of the league and the top of these power rankings.  This shift in the

CMSAC Week 13 Football Report

Written By: Toby Junker and Kamari Purcell Top Ten Power Rankings   1: Philadelphia Eagles (10-1)     Last week: W vs. Chicago Bears This Week: @ Seattle Seahawks There’s an old football adage about how there are no easy wins in the NFL.  However, if this week wasn’t easy for the Philadelphia Eagles, then I don’t know

Can the Pelicans Break the Trend?

Written By: Matthew Yudin It is no secret that the NBA has been transitioning into a more perimeter-oriented game that is dominated by guards and small forwards over the last few seasons. In fact, only two of the sixteen teams that made the playoffs in 2017 were led by a power

Wins & Point Differential in the NFL

Written by: Eric Zhou In Correspondence to Sam Ventura’s class: 36-144 (Winning with Statistics in Sports) Football is a relatively new sport when it comes to sports analytics - especially compared to another major American pastime: baseball. Football by nature is more difficult to analyze in-depth because of its ever-changing landscape on