Notes From The Sports Nerds

2017 College Basketball Preseason Rankings & Ratings

2017 College Basketball Preseason Rankings for all 351 Division I teams. 4 teams can make a reasonable case for the #1 ranking, including ... Wichita State?! Read more...

NFL Week 9 Rankings & Projections Update: Bills Closer To Ending Playoff Drought

The Bills are moving closer to making the playoffs for the first time in 18 years. We recap the biggest changes in our NFL Week 9 rankings and projections. Read more...

NFL Week 7 Picks: Can The Bears Pull Off Another Upset?

With no team favored by more than six points, there are a lot of close calls to make with your NFL Week 7 picks. Here are five games of interest. Read more...

NFL Week 7 Rankings & Projections Update: G-Men, Steelers, Vikes Rise

After a week of upsets, the Giants, Steelers, and Vikings were all big beneficiaries in our NFL Week 7 rankings and projections. We recap the biggest moves. Read more...

NBA Preseason Rankings For The 2017-18 Season

Our NBA preseason rankings and predictive ratings (with in-line season projections) for the 2017-18 season. Read more...

NBA Preseason Predictions 2017-18: Review & Highlights

NBA preseason predictions for the 2017-18 regular season with win totals, playoff odds, division winners, and NBA champion odds projections. Read more...

NFL Week 6 Picks: Four Games Of Interest For Pick’em Pools

With five big favorites on the board, making your NFL Week 6 picks won't be as stressful as last week. Still, a few value opportunities stand out. Read more...

Week 6 Survivor Pick Strategy: Evaluating Denver, Houston, Atlanta

After the carnage of Week 5, you've got several double-digit favorites to choose from for your Week 6 survivor pick. We break down the most popular picks. Read more...

NFL Week 6 Rankings & Projections Update: Jags Jump, Ravens Soar

The Jaguars took a huge step forward in our NFL Week 6 rankings after upsetting Pittsburgh, in a game that also had big implications for the Ravens. Read more...

NFL Week 5 Rankings & Projections Update: Another AFC South Shakeup

The Texans, Bengals, and Bills are the big winners in our NFL Week 5 rankings and projections -- and the AFC South now looks like quite a dogfight. Read more...