T*steful Predictability: Exploring expectation’s impact on success

Ever since the Brian Schottenheimer hire, complaints have come in about how predictable his playcalling is. I am not equipped to discuss whether it is or not, but I was curious about whether predictability is actually a net negative for NFL offenses. I get it, this sounds absurd; of course it is bad to be predictable … Continue reading T*steful Predictability: Exploring expectation’s impact on success

(im)permanence

Notre Dame burned yesterday. A cathedral that was erected over the course of a century and stood for another 750 years burned. Its towers stood as the tallest structure in Paris for over 600 years, until they were surpassed by the Eiffel Tower. You neither have to believe in God nor ignore the horrors that … Continue reading (im)permanence