Notes From The Sports Nerds

NBA Preseason Predictions 2019-20: Review & Highlights

NBA preseason predictions for the 2019-20 regular season with win totals, playoff odds, division winners, and NBA champion odds projections.

NBA Preseason Rankings For The 2019-20 Season

Our NBA preseason rankings and predictive ratings (with in-line season projections) for the 2019-20 season.

How TeamRankings Makes NBA Preseason Rankings

Want to know what goes into our NBA preseason rankings? Here's an explanation of the methodology for how we generate the preseason ratings and rankings.

Texans, 49ers, Steelers Do Work — NFL Week 7 Rankings & Projections (2019)

San Francisco, Houston, and Pittsburgh had big, unexpected wins last week. Here are our Week 7 NFL rankings and projections updates.

Pick’em Advice For NFL Week 7: Five Value Picks for Football Office Pools (2019)

The Chiefs, Chargers and Rams are all on losing streaks entering Week 7, but the public thinks they can turn it around in pick'em contests.

On Wisconsin, Off Georgia — College Football Rankings & Projections Update (2019)

Wisconsin surges into the Top 4 of our college football rankings, while Georgia takes a tumble after a home loss to South Carolina.

San Francisco 49ers: Super Bowl Contenders + Week 7 Preview (2019)

The San Francisco 49ers enter Week 7 as the favorite in the NFC, after consecutive dominating performances from the defense, and a 5-0 start.

Survivor Pool Strategy: How The Miami Dolphins Impact Future Picks

The horrible Miami Dolphins are having a big impact on 2019 NFL survivor pool strategy. We examine when it could make sense not to pick against them.

Survivor Pool Picks For NFL Week 6: Advice For Eliminator & Knockout Pools (2019)

For NFL Week 6 survivor picks, Baltimore and New England are the most popular, but many entries already used them. What do the alternatives offer?

49ers, Colts Making Noise — NFL Week 6 Rankings & Projections (2019)

San Francisco and Indianapolis had big wins to push them up our rankings and projections. Here are our Week 6 NFL rankings and projections updates.