Home Field Advantage for college football may be one of the more difficult values to quantify as there is no singular method to correctly assign an HFA value. There are countless approaches and all have their strength and all have their flaws.
The first event of the FedEx Cup playoffs is this weekend at Ridgewood Country Club. The Northern Trust, formerly known as the Barclays, features the top 125 players in the FedEx Cup points standings.
Formerly known as The Barclays, The Northern Trust rotates through a number of courses and this is the first stop at Ridgewood Country Club since 2014.
There are four games on the college football betting board for what a lot of us refer to as “Week 0”. The season officially kicks off with two FBS vs. FBS matchups and a couple of FCS vs. FBS battles.
My hope is simply to create a more accurate baseline and then use what we know about college football to get a better HFA value.
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