StatMilk has put together this wonderful escape into stat-nerdery in advance of the Super Bowl to show how the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos matchup. Select and filter data to your heart’s content. Come Sunday, we’ll see if the stats predicted what actually went down in the game. by statmilk. Explore more infographics like this…… Continue reading Super Bowl XLVIII: How do the Seahawks and Broncos stack up against each other? [Infographic]
If we picked the winner of Super Bowl XLVII based on Facebook interaction, the Dallas Cowboys would take home the Lombardi Trophy. According to research done by Social Fresh, America’s Team was the most liked, but Steelers fans were the most vocal. Unfortunately, neither team gets a shot at the title this year. But if…… Continue reading Cowboys get likes, Steelers get loud, but 49ers Facebook-ed on top for Super Bowl XLVII [Infographic]
I know that none of you would ever need a tip sheet on how to survive a Super Bowl party, but you might consider sharing the below video with any of your less football-inclined friends if you want them to A) attend your Super Bowl party and B) not upset you. Let no one make…… Continue reading How to Survive a Super Bowl Party
If you're a Fantasy Football Fools reader, it's safe to say you put a lot into your Super Bowl Sunday. So wouldn't it be nice if you had a day to recover? Sign the petition here to join the somewhat-unlikely-but-maybe-possible movement 4for4.com started to make the Monday following the Super Bowl a day of rest… Continue reading Want a day off for your Super Bowl hangover?
There are many ways to predict the outcome of an NFL game. Some sites bring out the animal mascots or flip coins. Some dig through the numbers. Some claim to be gut-instinct experts. So when we looked at how we might predict the winner of this year’s Super Bowl, we thought why not look to…… Continue reading Astrological Super Bowl Predictions: Who’s Dancing in the Bayou?
It’s insanity. That’s what fantasy football is when it comes to the playoffs. Jonathan Stewart and Jerome Harrison become huge fantasy steals in the final two games, and studs that you’ve depending on all season like Drew Brees and Aaron Rodgers clam up and shut down early, even in blowout wins. At least Chris Johnson…… Continue reading Foolish Thoughts on 2009 Season: So why didn’t we all draft Chris Johnson?
I usually don’t write these kinds of posts, the ones that look at just one particular team’s chances in the NFL playoffs, but considering the fantasy season is winding to a close, I felt compelled to share my take on one of this week’s big storylines. In the midst of a 15-10 third quarter with…… Continue reading Why the Colts Won’t Win the Super Bowl
This guest post comes to Fantasy Football Fools from Eric Amzallag of sports pick site UnlockedSports.com. Rather than stay in our fantasy bubble this season, I thought taking a look at the playoff picks from a relative fantasy outsider would be a nice jump start to the conversation — since, inevitably, my Super Bowl and…… Continue reading Guest Post: 2009 NFL preview from a fantasy outsider
I had to wait until after the Pro Bowl to gather my thoughts about this year’s Super Bowl. Even though the Pro Bowl is full of overhyped drama and hated by many NFL fans, I love it. Outside of a video game, the Pro Bowl is the closest thing to two fantasy teams playing against each…… Continue reading 10 Foolish Thoughts on Super Bowl XLIII
I’m not going to rub it in, but I’m pretty happy that my divisional championship predictions came true and put the Arizona Cardinals and Pittsburgh Steelers in the Super Bowl. My all Cardinals and Steelers fantasy football team is set up to dominate in the Gridiron Challenge, and I’m counting for a big game out…… Continue reading Foolish Super Bowl Predictions: Super Bowl XLIII