Does Dominating in the Playoffs Portend Super Bowl Success?

Seeing a team crush its playoff opponents can inspire confidence in its fans going into the Super Bowl. A team patched up its weaknesses against strong opponents, and is playing with confidence and chemistry. And if nothing else, being able to blow out payoff teams seems to suggest that your team is really, really good.… Continue reading Does Dominating in the Playoffs Portend Super Bowl Success?

Using Math and Logic to Predict Future Super Bowl Halftime Performers

I felt a small tinge of excitement when I found out that Shakira is performing at the halftime of Super Bowl LIV, indicating that I'm the kind of slightly-nostalgic viewer with a cursory acquaintance with popular culture that the NFL was targeting with the pick. Finding myself at all interested in the Super Bowl Halftime… Continue reading Using Math and Logic to Predict Future Super Bowl Halftime Performers