NFL's Golden Goose Theory

Winning in the NFL is hard. Even the best teams in the NFL lose about 25% of their games in a given season. In a cutthroat league, teams must maximize the number of winnable games they have in a season. Every team has scheduled losses. They come in a variety of forms such as short weeks, cross-country flights, rested opponents. The best teams in the NFL turn these scheduled losses into toss-up games. For years, teams such as the Patriots and Seahawks have “stolen” victories and ended up with better playoff seeding. New England (when they had Tom Brady) and Seattle represent the top tier of the…

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