• NFL odds, picks for Week 6: Advanced computer model loving Ravens, Rams

    2 monthes ago - By CBS Sports

    SportsLine computer model simulated every Week 6 NFL game 10,000 times with surprising results
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  • The computer models that pick NFL games are on fire - here are the picks for Week 6

    The computer models that pick NFL games are on fire - here are the picks for Week 6

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Week 6 of the NFL season is here, and Cortana is back to make picks in a head-to-head showdown with Elo.
    We took a look at two popular systems used to pick NFL games: Cortana , Microsoft's digital assistant, and Elo, the modeling system used by Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight. In both cases, the computers are picking outright winners and not against the spread. However, each gives a likelihood of a team's winning, which, in theory, could help measure the strength of certain lines.
    Cortana won the regular season matchup last year, going 162-78 overall, and 111-38 over the last ten weeks (we...
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