The Konosa pro football pick system (version 1.0.0)

Carolina Panthers @ Minnesota Vikings

Sunday, November 30, 2014

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This game was a 18-point win for the Vikings. The final score was CAR 13 to MIN 31.

Model 1 Analysis

Model 1 is a static model. The displayed group names will remain the same from week-to-week, at least for the duration of the current season. While Model 1 is largely less relevant in determining a pick for a game, it provides a much easier way to produce a narrative regarding a game, and therefore we feature it first when discussing games.

This game is considered a "group 2" game for the Panthers. The model feels that this contest is 36.52% indicative of how Carolina might perform in its next game against an opponent that is similar to the Vikings.

NFL road teams prevail in 70% of these contests. They are frequently characterized by a generally good quality of play by the team.

This game is considered a "group 3" home game for the Vikings. The model feels that this game is 29.82% indicative of how Minnesota might perform in its next game against an opponent that is similar to the Panthers.

NFL home teams prevail in about 44% of these contests. They are often marked by lead changes and a typical number of turnovers by both teams. They are widely seen as below league average home contests and are the type of games that one should expect to see regularly if a team is rebuilding or in decline.

Overall, within Model 1, this game is presently considered to be 60.86% relevant in predicting the next game that either Carolina or Minnesota might play.

Model 3 Analysis

Model 3 is an evolutionary model. The displayed group names may change from week-to-week. The Model 3 analysis is most often considered more relevant in determining a straight pick in a pro football game.

This game is considered a "group 0" game for the Panthers.

This game is considered a "group 0" home game for the Vikings.

Overall, within Model 3, this contest is presently considered to be 54.16% relevant in predicting the next game that either Carolina or Minnesota might perform.