Once upon a time, there was a legendary Lafayette message board poster called carney2, who came up with a way to attempt to rate, in a somewhat unbiased manner, Patriot League recruiting classes.
For years he posted his spreadsheet-based evaluations on the Any Given Saturday message board, and his somewhat dry, humorous description of the methodology and the rating. For hardcore Patriot League fans, it was an important, must-read part of the offseason.
This year, his Patsy ratings - which don't have to do with real Patsies, incidentally - come to LFN.
All those printouts, formulae, and (hopefully) some of the dry wit now are a part of the website.
In the upcoming weeks, I'll be going through the data and coming up with the rankings. But before I do, I thought I'd whip up a quick blog posting to describe exactly what it is we're doing here.
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