Statistics Don't Win Games

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Turn on the TV or the radio right now, and call up your favorite sports station. I guarantee that within minutes, you’ll hear someone spouting off a list of statistics about a team or player that’s meant to provide some sort of insight into their value, or why they won or lost last weekend. But Dr. Fergus Connolly, Performance Director for Michigan Football, is here to tell you why our obsession with the numbers game is entirely misplaced.



Dr. Connolly’s new book,



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