• Two computer models predict who will win the NFL divisional playoff games

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Elo and Cortana have made their picks for the divisional round of the NFL playoffs.
    Cortana correctly picked 65% of the games this season and Elo was not far behind at 62%.
    Both models struggled in the first round of the playoffs.
    Elo and Cortana agree that most of the divisional-round games have a clear favorite.
    The second round of the NFL playoffs is here, and Cortana is back to make picks in a head-to-head showdown with Elo.
    We looked at two popular systems used to pick NFL games: Cortana , Microsoft's digital assistant, and Elo , the modeling system used by Nate Silver's...
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