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2020 Computer Simulated Season/Faux 2.0 (Weeks 7-9)

Date:
July 22, 2020 4:14 PM
July 28, 2020 9:30 AM

2020 Computer Simulated Season/Faux 2.0 (Weeks 7-9)

 

My Faux 1.0/Computer Simulated season was run in early June 2020, and some things have happened since then.

 -- Cam has signed with the Patriots…that’s a potential game changer for sure.

 -- Guard Brandon Brooks/PHI tore his ACL, and is gone for the season…that’s a huge hit to our NFC Super Bowl rep in Faux 1.0.

 -- I’ve been studying rosters, schedules, discussing scenarios with those I trust…I have some changed perspective on things.

 -- In early June, it looked like we were headed towards ‘game on’ for life back to normal with the virus…but now we’re looking at a limited preseason and potential quarantine of player’s in-season issues. Team depth, and especially team’s #2 QB matters, strongly, potentially, for 1-2 (or zero) games in this season.

 -- Home field is not going to be as big a deal as it has in the past…Minnesota, for example, stands to lose a HUGE advantage they’ve had. Weather and travel…yes. Crowd sway over things…not as much in 2020.

With all that info/assumptions (above), I’ve run the computer simulated season again…playing each regular season game 100 times and giving the win to the team with the majority of times won in the simulation. And then going right through to the playoffs and crowning a Faux champion.

Preseason simulations and predictions aren’t usually worth the paper they might be printed on, but they are cheap fun and can reveal (to me) some teams to look out for or worry about, compared to what the analysts say. So, for some entertainment before we get to the training camps and preseason (hopefully)…we’ll post the Faux 2.0 season in ten daily parts into early August – and then it’s time to buckle down for the real season to begin to unfold.


Weeks 7-9 Notes…

 -- Three-way tie atop the AFC East…NE, BUF, MIA all (5-3).

 -- The Ravens (7-1) pull back ahead of the Steelers (6-2), a Steelers team that went from (6-0) to (6-2) this past stretch since last report.

 -- Houston (5-3) pops into the lead in the AFC South over (4-4) IND and TEN.

 -- KC (7-2) leads the AFC West, over the winners of four of their last 5 games – the Las Vegas Raiders (5-3).

 -- Dallas (6-3) jumps into the NFC East lead over (5-3) Philly.

 -- Minnesota (4-4) is scraping by as the leader in a weak NFC North.

 -- Tampa Bay (6-3) takes the lead in the NFC South over (5-3) New Orleans.

 -- The 49ers have fallen from their (6-0) start to (7-2) and a half a game lead over Seattle (6-2).

 

AFC East W L PCT

0.556 BUF … 5 - 4 = 0.556

0.556 MIA … 5 - 4 = 0.556

0.556 NE …. 5 - 4 = 0.556

0.333 NYJ … 3 - 6 = 0.333

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AFC North W L PCT

0.875 BAL … 7 - 1 = 0.875

0.750 PIT … 6 - 2 = 0.750

0.500 CLE … 4 - 4 = 0.500

0.125 CIN … 1 - 7 = 0.125

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AFC South W L PCT

0.625 HOU … 5 - 3 = 0.625

0.500 TEN … 4 - 4 = 0.500

0.500 IND … 4 - 4 = 0.500

0.375 JAC … 3 - 5 = 0.375

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AFC West W L PCT

0.778 KC …. 7 - 2 = 0.778

0.625 LV … 5 - 3 = 0.625

0.500 DEN … 4 - 4 = 0.500

0.333 LAC … 3 - 6 = 0.333

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NFC East W L PCT

0.667 DAL … 6 - 3 = 0.667

0.625 PHI … 5 - 3 = 0.625

0.125 WAS … 1 - 7 = 0.125

0.111 NYG … 1 - 8 = 0.111

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NFC North W L PCT

0.500 MIN …. 4 - 4 = 0.500

0.375 GB … 3 - 5 = 0.375

0.333 CHI … 3 - 6 = 0.333

0.125 DET … 1 - 7 = 0.125

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NFC South W L PCT

0.667 TB …. 6 - 3 = 0.667

0.625 NO …. 5 - 3 = 0.625

0.444 ATL … 4 - 5 = 0.444

0.333 CAR … 3 - 6 = 0.333

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NFC West W L PCT

0.778 SF … 7 - 2 = 0.778

0.750 SEA …. 6 - 2 = 0.750

0.500 LAR … 4 - 4 = 0.500

0.500 ARI … 4 - 4 = 0.500

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