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Tavish wrote:To be honest, I don't think ranking every single player doesn't tell all that much. Everybody will hit on some and miss badly on some. The more interesting comparisons are usually those that pick the players who are very difficult to project and see how they do on those handfull of players.
GotowarMissAgnes wrote:Predicting everyone would be a pain, but I'd go further than just predicting a handful of tough to predict players. I'd do something like predicting the top 100 or 200 players and maybe include another 25 or 50, youngsters, maybe.
There are several different tests of prediction you could use. A common one is the Mean Squared Predictive Error, which is a fancy term for "Take how far off you were, square it, add it up, and divide by the number of observations"
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