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The Analyst's NFL & College Football Data Day

Join our panel each week for a preview to the weekend's NFL & College Football action, bringing you insights from The Analyst.


NFL Data Day | Week 3 Preview
It’s time to join our panel for their NFL week 3 preview, giving you all the key insights and predictions ahead of what should be a fascinating slate of action. Mike Leon, Kyle Cunningham-Rhoads and Nicholas McGee are back together for our NFL week 3 preview which includes a dive into some of the key […]
38:53 23/09/22
College Football Data Day | Week 3 Preview
We are back again. Join our panel for a college football Week 3 preview as the season continues to take shape. We have already had a major departure in the form of Scott Frost from Nebraska and it doesn’t get much easier for the Cornhuskers as they welcome Oklahoma, who seem to be settling into […]
30:47 15/09/22
NFL Data Day | Week 1 Preview
New for the 2022 season: Join our panel from The Analyst for an NFL 2022 preview. It has been a long wait for the season to start, but game day is finally here! Host Mike Leon, AI data analyst Kyle Cunningham-Rhoads and NFL writer Nicholas McGee help guide you through the big storylines heading into […]
36:17 08/09/22
College Football Data Day | Week 1 Preview
New for the 2022 season: Join our panel from The Analyst for a college football preview. It has been a long wait for the season to start (and if you are a Nebraska fan, you probably still hope the season hadn’t started!) but game day is finally here. Mike Leon and Evan Boyd help guide […]
23:01 01/09/22
2022 US Open Golf Preview | Our Predictions for the Third Major
Join the team from The Analyst for our 2022 US Open Golf Preview, utilising our predictive model FRACAS to provide a simulation for the third major of the year at The Country Club in Brookline. Justin Thomas took home the title from the USPGA Championship last month when he was ranked as the number one […]
14:50 16/06/22
PGA Championship Preview | What FRACAS Says
Highlighted by our AI-powered FRACAS modelling, join Graham Bell & Kyle Cunningham-Rhoads for a PGA Championship preview.
26:09 17/05/22
Highest Scoring MLB Games
With hitters swinging for the fences like never before, we have decided to take a look back at the highest scoring MLB games of all time. Many sluggers in recent years have reengineered their swings to help put runs on the board in the most efficient way possible. There are more homers in today’s game […]
09:27 08/06/21
Highest Scoring NBA Games
Take a look back at the highest scoring NBA games in the latest episode of ‘Reads from the Analyst’, looking at both the regular season and playoffs to reflect on the unforgettable nights when the scorers became the hardest working people in the arena. We celebrate team achievements, like the night the Detroit Pistons and […]
10:35 24/05/21
Joltin Joe and the Kid: The Story of 1941
80 Years ago, two of the greatest individual pursuits in a baseball season took place.
46:44 14/05/21
The State of Analytics, Part III: Baseball
Openers, defensive shifts and four-men outfields - you don't have to look far to see how baseball has been shaped by the data revolution.
23:15 05/05/21
The State of Analytics, Part II: Basketball
In the second of our three-part series, we turn our attention to how the basketball world followed in the footsteps of its contemporaries. But not everyone has been on board.
26:30 20/04/21
The State of Analytics, Part I: Football
In the first of our three-part mini series 'The State of Analytics', we turn our attention to football where despite some of the ‘old school’ mantras of the game – the thirst for knowledge by players, coaches, front offices and the viewing public is as excessive as any other sport.
19:48 12/04/21
Understanding a FRACAS Masters
With The Masters getting into full swing, we launch a brand new golf metric that will help us preview this week's action at Augusta.
25:34 07/04/21
The 24 Hours That Changed San Diego
To celebrate Opening Day in the MLB, we have reflected upon maybe the most dramatic 24 hours of the offseason when the San Diego Padres pulled off two blockbuster moves to stack their starting rotation. Hopes of toppling the LA Dodgers at the top of the NL West will now rest on the arms of […]
15:42 01/04/21
Mr. Smile Goes to NY: What the Lindor Trade Means for the Mets
It took new Mets owner Steve Cohen exactly 58 days after completing his takeover to make a splashy move in the player market, trading for Francisco Lindor from Cleveland. The four-time All-Star shortstop comes with a glowing reputation, but how good does he make the Mets, who finished dead last in the NL East in […]
10:25 26/03/21
Requiem for a King
Baseball’s one-time home run king Hank Aaron passed away on Jan. 22, leaving behind a legacy that will live on in the memories of those who played alongside or against him, had the pleasure of meeting or watched ‘Hammerin’ Hank’ in action. In a special tribute for the ‘Reads from The Analyst,’ Steve Hirdt has reflected upon […]
14:59 24/03/21
Reads from The Analyst (US) – Trailer
If you like American sport – whether it is football, baseball, basketball or hockey – then you will love the Reads from The Analyst (US).  It is your audio home for data-driven storytelling from the team behind   We are going to delve into the detail behind the sports that we all love –  whether it is reflecting […]
01:00 24/03/21