- Appreciate the usage of analytics and statistics in sports
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In this article, the authors apply a machine learning algorithm, random forests, to update in-game probabilities before the next play begins in the NFL.
Here is an image from the stated article, showing the win probabilities before each play.
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Are some players closely related to others that they form groups or clusters?