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README.md

NflData

This gem is for parsing data from NFL.com and returning a JSON blob that can be used for any fantasy related activities you may wish to pursue.

This was written by @mikesells and @thetizzo

Gem Version Code Climate

Installation

Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'nfl_data'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install nfl_data

Usage

To use this gem there are some simple calls that can be made. Everything should return JSON.

Players

Pull players by position:

  NflData::API::Player.get_all

  NflData::API::Player.get_quarterbacks

  NflData::API::Player.get_runningbacks

  NflData::API::Player.get_wide_receivers

  NflData::API::Player.get_tight_ends

Statlines

Pull statlines by week and year:

  NflData::API::Statline.get_passing(1, 2014)

  NflData::API::Statline.get_rushing(1, 2014)

  NflData::API::Statline.get_receiving(1, 2014)

Teams

Pull teams by year with or without schedules:

  NflData::API::Team.get_all(2014)

  NflData::API::Team.get_all_with_schedule(2014)

Contributing

  1. Fork it ( https://github.com/thetizzo/nfl_data/fork )
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create a new Pull Request