All posts by Evan Droen

Team Defense Projections – Week 3

Below are our projected Team Defensive Fantasy Points (based on ESPN Standard Scoring) for Week 3 of the 2017 NFL Season. These projections are from a model that takes into account a number of variables including team and player offensive and defensive metrics, situational factors in the game (such as, indoors or outdoors, divisional game, days of rest, and more), and lastly overall team rating measured by statistics such as our Elo Ratings. Continue reading Team Defense Projections – Week 3

Hammer The Over: MLB Expert Jack Werner

This week the guys recap week 2 of the NFL games, give their bold predictions after overreaction week, and discuss Kevin Durant’s twitter trolling tendencies. Jack Werner, Model 284 contributor, comes on the pod to talk MLB and Twins. Evan and Fred give their overs of the week and preview this week’s slate of games.

Team Defense Projections – Week 2

Below are our projected Team Defensive Fantasy Points (based on ESPN Standard Scoring) for Week 2 of the 2017 NFL Season. These projections are from a model that takes into account a number of variables including team and player offensive and defensive metrics, situational factors in the game (such as, indoors or outdoors, divisional game, days of rest, and more), and lastly overall team rating measured by statistics such as our Elo Ratings. Continue reading Team Defense Projections – Week 2

Hammer The Over: NFL Week 1 Recap

The guys recap the first week of NFL action, cover the Cleveland Indians historic run, and dissect the possibilities of Stephon Marbury returning to the NBA at the age of 40. Minnesota superfan Tom Milne joins the podcast to give a review of the Vikings Monday Night Football win and preview their matchup with the Steelers. Segments include Over of the Week, Unwritten Rules, and Hate it or Love it.

Team Defense Fantasy Projections – Week 1

Below are our projected Team Defensive Fantasy Points (based on ESPN Standard Scoring) for Week 1 of the 2017 NFL Season. These projections are from a model that takes into account a number of variables including team and player offensive and defensive metrics, situational factors in the game (such as, indoors or outdoors, divisional game, days of rest, and more), and lastly overall team rating measured by statistics such as our Elo Ratings.

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Hammer The Over: Vikings Preview

The guys recap the first week of College football and look ahead to the first week of the NFL season. Minnesota sports superfan Tom Milne joins the pod to preview the Vikings season and give his two cents on what to expect out of each position group. Evan and Fred take a look at the spreads for week one and give their Over’s of the Week.

Hammer The Over: NFL Preview with Eric Eager

In this episode the guys cover the Vikings lackluster 3rd preseason performance, the hot second half of Byron Buxton, and a quick preview of college football week 1. Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus comes on the pod to give a preview of the upcoming NFL season and discuss his work for PFF. Segments include Hammer the Over’s Over of the Week, Unwritten Rules, and Call Ewald.

Hammer The Over: Fantasy Football Preview

The guys give their breakdown of the Kyrie trade, talk some NFL preseason, and preview the Mayweather/McGregor fight. Model 284 creator and contributor Sam Walczak comes on the show to discuss fantasy football and what to expect from the model this NFL season. Segments include I’d Rather Be Regular and Hammer the Over’s Over of the Week.

Hammer The Over: Episode I

Fred and Evan kick off their maiden voyage in the podcast world with a brief sports rundown including an NBA draft and summer league recap, and a review of the Mayweather-McGregor world fiasco. Model 284 Co-founder Marc Richards joins the boys for a quick overview of what the modelers have cooking up in the interview. Obscure sports correspondent Tim Ewald wraps up the show with some advice for the NL West leading LAA Dodgers.