Notes From The Sports Nerds

College Football Preseason Predictions 2019: Every Conference, Every Team

Season win totals, conference champion odds and final standings projections based on thousands of computer simulations of the 2019 college football season. Read more...

College Football Preseason Rankings 2019: Clemson, Alabama Lead The Way

Our 2019 college football preseason rankings show Alabama and Clemson leading the pack, but could Georgia or Michigan pounce if a juggernaut stumbles? Read more...

How We Make College Football Preseason Rankings

Curious how we come up with our college football preseason rankings? Here's an explanation of our (mostly) data-driven approach, and why our system works. Read more...

NFL and College Football Products and Packages for 2019

An overview of TeamRankings products and packages for the 2019 football season, including NFL and college betting picks, pick'em and survivor pool picks. Read more...

Conference Tournament and NCAA Bracketology Tracker For 2019

Our latest NCAA conference tournament updates and predictions, plus bracketology updates. Updated daily through Selection Sunday 2019. Read more...

2019 MLB Projected Standings & Preseason Ratings

Our 2018 MLB preseason ratings have 6 National League teams in the top 10, but the #1 team hails from the American League. Read more...

2018 NFL Preseason Predictions Review — How Did We Do?

Prior to Week 1, we posted our 2018 NFL standings predictions. Now that the season is over, it's a good time to review how our predictions finished. Read more...

NFL Week 17 Pick’em Pool Strategy: Five Picks You Must Consider

Based on predictions and pick popularity, we identify five NFL Week 17 picks with attractive risk/reward profiles, including the Colts and Buccaneers. Read more...

NFL Week 17 Preview: Picks, Odds & Matchup Stats For Three Big Games

We break down three of the biggest matchups from the NFL Week 17 slate: Bears at Vikings, Browns at Ravens, and Colts at Titans. Read more...

NFL Week 17 Rankings + Projections Update: Ravens, Titans Surging

Wins by the Ravens and Titans last week kept their playoff hopes alive. Here are our Week 17 NFL rankings and projections updates. Read more...