Podcast: How to win your 2018 bowl pool

You want to win your 2018 bowl pool.  But you probably don’t have the time to research all 41 games that ESPN has in its contest.

I can help.  In this episode of The Football Analytics Show, I discuss 3 tips for winning your bowl pool.

To explain the first tip, I use Steph Curry as an example.  The second tip relates whether you want to enter a pool with confidence points or not.

The third tip asks you to think contrarian.  I offer Virginia Tech versus Cincinnati as an example, and argue that you must consider context in making these selections.

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  1. I enjoyed it, Ed. You gave some excellent tips on how to approach the College Bowl pools.

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