Fun Fact Friday

3 02 2012

The NFC team has won 14 consecutive coin tosses at the Super Bowl. The odds of that happening are 16,000-1. So, the odds of the Giants winning the coin toss on Sunday are pretty slim, right? Actually, it’s still just 50-50. Think about it. The teams who have won the coin toss have gone on to win the game 22 out of 45 times (48.89%). No one can escape the laws of probability.

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3 02 2012
Phillip

Every single Friday – an interesting fact. AWESOME!

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