**Take the Eagles and the Points!**

By Arod and BA Marks

It is time for the 2018 Super Bowl LII Prediction.

The Wisdom of the Crowds: Patriots by 12. Oddsharks has the Patriots winning 29.3 to 16.9 and a Vegas spread of 4.5;…

**Take the Eagles and the Points!**

By Arod and BA Marks

It is time for the 2018 Super Bowl LII Prediction.

The Wisdom of the Crowds: Patriots by 12. Oddsharks has the Patriots winning 29.3 to 16.9 and a Vegas spread of 4.5;…

Matt Bishop – is a student in my Decision-Making class. Matt is an avid basketball fan and a student of the game. We used the method of indirect comparisons to fill in March Madness brackets; Matt did the heavy lifting, I kind of tagged along. Here is the prediction and a description of the algorithm.

The method of indirect comparisons comes naturally to all of us when attempting to predict the outcome of…

Let’s everyone take a break from draining the swamp and talk SuperBowl prognostications.

I’m laying mine out here, right now. And further down – for those of you interested, I explain the model I used to obtain the forecast.

**Some Preliminaries**

In the static calculation the (14-2) Patriots have a 66 percent chance of winning over…