Grading the 2017 Heisman Calculator

The Heisman Calculator is a one-of-a-kind regression model that processes simulated Heisman votes. By using player and voter data from years past, we can identify statistical influencers that drive Heisman votes. For the third consecutive year, HeismanWatch.com foretells the Heisman Trophy outcome with greater accuracy than ESPN’s panel of experts and USATODAY’s Gannett Heisman [voter] survey. Congratulations[…]

Should Bowls Count Towards Heisman?

Polls, rankings, “experts,” all tools the media uses to evaluate, group and ultimately award college football players and teams.  Although hyperboles are fun, the only defining statement happens between the white lines.  Baker Mayfield has proven week in and week out that he’s the best player in college football.  He’s the epitome of efficiency and[…]