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Forum: Sports 02-04-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 74
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Posted By willel2338
I agree that the B1G's new division setup is...

I agree that the B1G's new division setup is better than it was before. But, I still think these big conferences should scrap divisions altogether. Let every team keep a rivalry game or three, and...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-26-2015, 01:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,308
Posted By willel2338
That's partially true. There are a ton of...

That's partially true. There are a ton of different FICO models; however, nearly all lenders use the same 3 models:
FICO Classic II "Beacon" for Equifax
FICO Classic II "Empirica" for Trans Union...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-26-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By willel2338
It's definitely possible. There are some quirks...

It's definitely possible. There are some quirks in the FICO model.
Forum: Sports 01-26-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,015
Posted By willel2338
This is all good information, but I think Samuel...

This is all good information, but I think Samuel will get a lot of carries regardless of whether or not games are close.





I'm not sure that's entirely accurate. Steve Miller played solidly...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-25-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 6,261
Posted By willel2338
The study of tax is essentially a subset of the...

The study of tax is essentially a subset of the study of law. The sources of tax law are varied.. much of it is determined by past precedent and by case law. That is, by courts of original...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-25-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,447
Posted By willel2338
I believe your instance is an example of what the...

I believe your instance is an example of what the predictive modelers call the concept of "score cards"

For example, people with similar profiles are placed in different buckets, or score cards....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-21-2015, 12:30 AM
Replies: 742
Views: 141,425
Posted By willel2338
I'd like a 5 year pin!

I'd like a 5 year pin!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 01-21-2015, 12:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,308
Posted By willel2338
Is it Discover? If so, it's a genuine FICO. ...

Is it Discover? If so, it's a genuine FICO. (Note: if it's not Discover, it may or may not be.. I only know that Discover does.)




This.

Even though there isn't a note, it's almost...
Forum: Sports 01-15-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By willel2338
. . . :usa: (Stiverne is...

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:usa: (Stiverne is Canadian)
Forum: Sports 01-15-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,015
Posted By willel2338
This is the complete list, then, no? (I'd also...

This is the complete list, then, no? (I'd also argue this is in descending order of their replaceability)

Michael Bennett (DT)
Doran Grant (CB)
Evan Spencer (WR)
Devin Smith (WR)
Jeff...
Forum: Sports 01-15-2015, 03:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 399
Posted By willel2338
Heavyweight Boxing: Deontay Wilder challenging Bermane Stiverne (WBC)

I rarely create threads here, but I didn't see this posted anywhere else...
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Big heavyweight title fight this Saturday night, 1-17-15, in Las Vegas. It's on Showtime.
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Forum: Sports 01-15-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,699
Posted By willel2338
I agree that Harbaugh is gone for reasons other...

I agree that Harbaugh is gone for reasons other than his results on the field.

It's not quite like Jimmy and Jerry, though. Jimmy was coming off two consecutive Super Bowls. Harbaugh never won...
Forum: Sports 01-15-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,015
Posted By willel2338
Ohio State opened at 6/1 odds to win next year's...

Ohio State opened at 6/1 odds to win next year's championship. That was quickly bet down to 5/1

It's since been bet down to 9/2

The odds for all other teams remains unchanged. $$ already...
Forum: Sports 01-14-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
. . . You can gray shirt in Division...

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You can gray shirt in Division 1 by delaying your entry to college 1 year after high school.
That is the extent of a gray shirt in Division 1.

Division 1 utilizes the 4 seasons of...
Forum: Sports 01-14-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,015
Posted By willel2338
I don't know if I agree with the bolded. Va Tech...

I don't know if I agree with the bolded. Va Tech handled Cincinnati fairly easily in their bowl game (Military Bowl). Bearcats looked like they didn't belong on the same field. Cincinnati...
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
I was wrong. My apologies. I don't know...

I was wrong. My apologies.

I don't know why I thought that the "in residence" year transfer students are forced to incur did not count against eligibility. Evidently, it does.

The "5...
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,015
Posted By willel2338
Here is another man's opinion...

Here is another man's opinion (http://www.foxsports.com/college-football/story/ohio-state-buckeyes-oregon-ducks-2015-preseason-top-25-ranking-011215)


tOSU
TCU
Baylor
Oregon
FSU
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Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,015
Posted By willel2338
Here's a ranking: Way too early top 25...

Here's a ranking:

Way too early top 25 (http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/12138345/tcu-leads-2015-way-too-early-top-25-rankings)
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,015
Posted By willel2338
It's not a poll, but here are today's futures...

It's not a poll, but here are today's futures (from Bovada)

Odds to win the 2015-2016 College Football FBS Championship:


Ohio State 5/1

TCU 15/2

Alabama 10/1
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
This is incorrect. When you sit out a year due...

This is incorrect. When you sit out a year due to transfer you do NOT lose a year of eligibility.
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
Houston. Sit out a year. Reunite with Herman.

Houston. Sit out a year. Reunite with Herman.
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
Ohio State opened this morning at 6/1 to win next...

Ohio State opened this morning at 6/1 to win next year's championship. The # has already been bet down to 5/1
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
:iatp: Bottom Line: Had Ohio State shat...

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Bottom Line:
Had Ohio State shat the bed against Bama, the railing against the CFP committee would have been imminent and coming from all sides. As it is, 2014 TCU is a footnote. In...
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
Ohio State only had 3 weeks where they played a...

Ohio State only had 3 weeks where they played a team with a losing record. Nearly half of TCU's schedule was a virtual bye week.
Forum: Sports 01-13-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 2,702
Views: 72,756
Posted By willel2338
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