NFL Favorite Team
This folder contains data behind the story The Rams Are Dead To Me, So I Answered 3,352 Questions To Find A New NFL Team.
team-picking-categories.csv contains grades for each NFL franchise in 16 categories, to be used to pick a new favorite team.
|FRL||Fan relations - Courtesy by players, coaches and front offices toward fans, and how well a team uses technology to reach them|
|OWN||Ownership - Honesty; loyalty to core players and the community|
|PLA||Players - Effort on the field, likability off it|
|FUT||Future wins - Projected wins over next 5 seasons|
|BWG||Bandwagon Factor - Are the team's next 5 years likely to be better than their previous 5?|
|TRD||Tradition - Championships/division titles/wins in team's entire history|
|BNG||Bang for the buck - Wins per fan dollars spent|
|BEH||Behavior - Suspensions by players on team since 2007, with extra weight to transgressions vs. women|
|NYP||Proximity to New York City|
|SLP||Proximity to St. Louis|
|AFF||Affordability - Price of tickets, parking and concessions|
|SMK||Small Market - Size of market in terms of population, where smaller is better|
|STX||Stadium experience - Quality of venue; fan-friendliness of environment; frequency of game-day promotions|
|CCH||Coaching - Strength of on-field leadership|
|UNI||Uniform - Stylishness of uniform design, according to Uni Watch's Paul Lukas|
|BMK||Big Market - Size of market in terms of population, where bigger is better|
Should be used in conjunction with weights derived from a survey structured like this: http://www.allourideas.org/nflteampickingsample.