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College Football, Championship Week

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1. Wisconsin versus Penn State at a neutral site.
Wisconsin (8) will beat Penn State (17) by 3.5 at a neutral site. Penn State has a 40% chance of beating Wisconsin.

2. Oklahoma State at Oklahoma.
Oklahoma (11) will beat Oklahoma State (24) by 6.4 at home. Oklahoma State has a 32% chance of beating Oklahoma.

3. Clemson versus Virginia Tech at a neutral site.
Clemson (5) will beat Virginia Tech (21) by 7.7 at a neutral site. Virginia Tech has a 29% chance of beating Clemson.

4. Colorado versus Washington at a neutral site.
Washington (7) will beat Colorado (27) by 6.9 at a neutral site. Colorado has a 30% chance of beating Washington.

5. Temple at Navy.
Navy (50) will beat Temple (40) by 1.4 at home. Temple has a 46% chance of beating Navy.

6. Baylor at West Virginia.
West Virginia (38) will beat Baylor (52) by 5.3 at home. Baylor has a 35% chance of beating West Virginia.

7. Kansas State at TCU.
TCU (41) will beat Kansas State (54) by 5.7 at home. Kansas State has a 33% chance of beating TCU.

8. Alabama versus Florida at a neutral site.
Alabama (1) will beat Florida (18) by 16.9 at a neutral site. Florida has a 12% chance of beating Alabama.

9. Troy at Georgia Southern.
Georgia Southern (72) will beat Troy (65) by 1.4 at home. Troy has a 46% chance of beating Georgia Southern.

10. Louisiana Tech at Western Kentucky.
Western Kentucky (48) will beat Louisiana Tech (73) by 8.9 at home. Louisiana Tech has a 26% chance of beating Western Kentucky.

11. San Diego State at Wyoming.
San Diego State (63) will beat Wyoming (83) by 1.6 on the road. Wyoming has a 45% chance of beating San Diego State.

12. Western Michigan versus Ohio at a neutral site.
Western Michigan (22) will beat Ohio (85) by 13.1 at a neutral site. Ohio has a 17% chance of beating Western Michigan.

13. Georgia State at Idaho.
Georgia State (92) will beat Idaho (115) by 3.6 on the road. Idaho has a 39% chance of beating Georgia State.

14. Louisiana Lafayette at Louisiana Monroe.
Louisiana Lafayette (103) will beat Louisiana Monroe (117) by 2.2 on the road. Louisiana Monroe has a 43% chance of beating Louisiana Lafayette.

15. New Mexico State at South Alabama.
South Alabama (100) will beat New Mexico State (126) by 12.7 at home. New Mexico State has a 18% chance of beating South Alabama.

16. Arkansas State at Texas State.
Arkansas State (81) will beat Texas State (128) by 14.2 on the road. Texas State has a 15% chance of beating Arkansas State.

National Football League, Week 13

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1. Kansas City at Atlanta.
Atlanta (7) will beat Kansas City (6) by 2.6 at home. Kansas City has a 43% chance of beating Atlanta.

2. Washington at Arizona.
Arizona (13) will beat Washington (10) by 2.0 at home. Washington has a 44% chance of beating Arizona.

3. Buffalo at Oakland.
Oakland (11) will beat Buffalo (14) by 3.5 at home. Buffalo has a 40% chance of beating Oakland.

4. Carolina at Seattle.
Seattle (2) will beat Carolina (8) by 5.5 at home. Carolina has a 35% chance of beating Seattle.

5. Dallas at Minnesota.
Dallas (3) will beat Minnesota (12) by 0.3 on the road. Minnesota has a 49% chance of beating Dallas.

6. Philadelphia at Cincinnati.
Cincinnati (17) will beat Philadelphia (15) by 1.8 at home. Philadelphia has a 45% chance of beating Cincinnati.

7. Miami at Baltimore.
Baltimore (19) will beat Miami (21) by 3.1 at home. Miami has a 41% chance of beating Baltimore.

8. New York Giants at Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh (5) will beat New York Giants (16) by 5.5 at home. New York Giants has a 35% chance of beating Pittsburgh.

9. Detroit at New Orleans.
New Orleans (20) will beat Detroit (23) by 3.3 at home. Detroit has a 41% chance of beating New Orleans.

10. Tampa Bay at San Diego.
San Diego (18) will beat Tampa Bay (22) by 3.5 at home. Tampa Bay has a 40% chance of beating San Diego.

11. Indianapolis at New York Jets.
New York Jets (27) will beat Indianapolis (25) by 2.1 at home. Indianapolis has a 44% chance of beating New York Jets.

12. Houston at Green Bay.
Green Bay (9) will beat Houston (24) by 6.7 at home. Houston has a 32% chance of beating Green Bay.

13. Los Angeles at New England.
New England (1) will beat Los Angeles (28) by 12.3 at home. Los Angeles has a 20% chance of beating New England.

14. Denver at Jacksonville.
Denver (4) will beat Jacksonville (29) by 5.5 on the road. Jacksonville has a 35% chance of beating Denver.

15. San Francisco at Chicago.
Chicago (30) will beat San Francisco (31) by 5.7 at home. San Francisco has a 35% chance of beating Chicago.

Major League Baseball

These predictions use team rankings that adjust for a team’s cluster luck. They consider starting pitching through a projected FIP but no injuries or other situations.

National Basketball Association

To see my numbers prior to the start of the playoffs, check out the interactive visual for NBA win probabilities.

International Soccer

My rankings were a part of an academic study on making football predictions.

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College Basketball