2019 AFC tiebreakers after Week 16

The following charts seek to answer the following question: If these two (or more) teams finish with the same record, who wins the tiebreaker? Notes and assumptions: No possibility of future tie games (except where indicated). Tiebreaker winners are as they would be if the teams were tied at the end

2019 NFC tiebreakers after Week 16

The following charts seek to answer the following question: If these two (or more) teams finish with the same record, who wins the tiebreaker? Notes and assumptions: No possibility of future tie games (except where indicated). Tiebreaker winners are as they would be if the teams were tied at the end

2019 AFC tiebreakers entering Week 15 (plus BAL-NYJ)

The following charts seek to answer the following question: If these two (or more) teams finish with the same record, who wins the tiebreaker? Notes and assumptions: No possibility of future tie games. Tiebreaker winners are as they would be if the teams were tied at the end of the season,

2019 NFC tiebreakers entering Week 15

The following charts seek to answer the following question: If these two (or more) teams finish with the same record, who wins the tiebreaker? Notes and assumptions: No possibility of future tie games. Tiebreaker winners are as they would be if the teams were tied at the end of the season,

2019 NFC tiebreakers entering Week 14

The following charts seek to answer the following question: If these two (or more) teams finish with the same record, who wins the tiebreaker? Notes and assumptions: No possibility of future tie games. Tiebreaker winners are as they would be if the teams were tied at the end of the season,

Consecutive team touchdowns scored by different players

When Matthew Slater returned a blocked punt for a touchdown in Week 4, it was the 11th consecutive Patriots touchdown that was scored by a different player. Below are the longest team touchdown streaks within a single season where there was not a repeat scorer. This includes three streaks that were

First score of every NFL season

At some point on Thursday, one of the Bears or Packers will score the first points of the NFL’s 100th season.Β  [Update: the Bears' Eddy Pineiro kicked a 38-yard field goal.]Β  But who scored the first points of its 75th?Β  Or 50th?Β  Or 1st? The American Professional Football Association was founded

Last undefeated teams in college basketball

Here are the latest exits from the undefeated ranks back to 1946 (the season shown reflects the year of the championship tournament). Season Team First loss Record before loss Lost to (tournament game) Final Record NCAAT outcome 2020 San Diego St. Feb 22 26-0 UNLV 30-2 NCAAT cancelled(lost MWC title game) 2019 Michigan Jan 19 17-0 at Wisconsin 30-7 Sweet 16 Virginia 16-0 at Duke 35-3 Won title 2018 Arizona St. DecΒ 30 12-0 at Arizona 20-12 First Four TCU 12-0 Oklahoma 21-12 First round Villanova 13-0 at Butler 36-4 Won title 2017 Gonzaga FebΒ 25 29-0 BYU 37-2 Title game loser 2016 SMU JanΒ 24 18-0 at Temple 25-5 Ineligible 2015 Kentucky AprΒ 4 38-0 WisconsinΒ  38-1 Final Four 2014 Wichita St. MarΒ 23 35-0 Kentucky 35-1 Second

AFC tiebreaker scenarios entering Week 17

The following charts seek to answer the following question: If these two (or more) teams finish with the same record, who wins the tiebreaker? Notes and assumptions: At most 1 future tie game. Tiebreaker winners are as they would be if the teams were tied at the end of the season,