Notes From The Sports Nerds

2018 MLB Projected Standings & Preseason Ratings

Our 2018 MLB preseason ratings have 6 National League teams in the top 10, but the #1 team hails from the American League. Read more...

How Our NCAA Bracket Picks Did In 2017: They Won A Lot!

2017 was one of our best years ever for bracket picks -- over 90% of our customers reported winning a prize in a bracket pool. Here are all the details. Read more...

Announcing TR Brackets: Our New NCAA Tournament Predictions Site

We're excited to introduce TR Brackets, our brand new site focused exclusively on NCAA bracket picks, bracket predictions, and bracketology. Predictions for all NCAA D-1 basketball teams are updated daily. Read more...

How To Win A College Bowl Pick’em: 5 Strategy Tips & Advice

We share some of our best advice for coming up with a pick strategy that will maximize your odds to win your college bowl pick'em contest or office pool. Read more...

College Bowl Pick’em Performance: How Our Picks Did In 2016-17

Last year our college bowl pick'em customers won 1st place in their bowl pools 5 times as often as expected, and finished in the money 3.6 times as often. Read more...

Midseason Performance Update: NFL Survivor Picks

With a very low percentage of the public still alive in survivor pools, here's how our NFL Survivor Picks customers are doing so far this year. Read more...

Midseason Performance Update: Football Pool Picks

Here's how our Football Pool Picks customers are doing in NFL and college pick'em pools so far this year, including pools with season and/or weekly prizes. Read more...

Preseason Bracketology: 2018 NCAA Tournament Bracket

Preseason Bracketology: 2018 NCAA Tournament projected bracket, plus odds to make tournament for every team, and #1 seed projections. Read more...

2017-18 College Basketball Preseason Projected Standings & Win Totals

Full 2017-18 college basketball preseason projected standings for all teams, including regular season and conference win-loss records, and conference win odds. Read more...

NFL Week 10 Rankings & Projections Update: Rams Get Playoffs Boost

We recap the biggest changes in our NFL Week 10 rankings and projections, including the odds that the surprise LA Rams actually make the playoffs. Read more...