The computers have correctly predicted 62% of the NFL games — here are their picks for Week 6

Business Insider | 10/13/2017 | Cork Gaines
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The NFL season is now in Week 6, and the computers are picking their winners for every game.

We took a look at two popular systems used to pick NFL games: Cortana, Microsoft's digital assistant, and Elo, the modeling system used by Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight.

Cases - Computers - Winners - Spread - Likelihood

In both cases, the computers are picking outright winners and not against the spread. However, each gives a likelihood of a team's winning, which, in theory, could help measure the strength of certain lines.

The two models...
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