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Week Fifteen Quarterback Rankings

December 21, 2006 by


The Week Fifteen Quarterback Rankings The Overall Rankings Pro Bowl Selections The NFL has announced the Pro Bowl participants for 2007. The AFC quarterbacks will be Peyton Manning, Philip Rivers, and Carson Palmer. The NFC will be represented by Drew Brees, Tony Romo, and Marc Bulger. Each of these players currently ranks in the top […]

Rational Irrationality in Professional Football

December 21, 2006 by


A few days ago I posted this at The Sports Economist. In posting this comment in this forum I thought I would add one more observation. The lesson Michael Lewis is teaching about decision-making in the NFL probably applies to all sports. There is a clear incentive to make decisions in the same fashion everyone […]