NRL Round 11 advanced statistics – Involvement Rate

Round 11 is complete and it’s time to look at another advanced statistic, this time Involvement Rate. If you’re new to the site, there’s a primer on Involvement Rate in the articles section which will explain this statistic in more detail. Here’s the top 20 chart for Involvement rate for all players for Round 11… Continue reading NRL Round 11 advanced statistics – Involvement Rate

Are performance issues under short turn around times a myth? NRL Round 11 2020 stats and trends

There was some talk recently on NRL twitter about short turn around times after Ricky Stuart mentioned about having only five days between games. The question raised was if there was any data to back up claims that they have a negative effect on performance. Turns out there was quite a bit. NRL Fanalytics has… Continue reading Are performance issues under short turn around times a myth? NRL Round 11 2020 stats and trends

NRL Round 10 advanced statistics – Involvement Rate

Before the charts this week, I wanted to clear up the “Total  Plays” column based on some Twitter feedback. The “Total Plays” column is the total plays for a particular game, and not the minute adjusted number of plays a player was on the field for. The adjustment for minutes played is made in the… Continue reading NRL Round 10 advanced statistics – Involvement Rate

NRL Round 10 advanced statistics – Tackle %

Before the charts this week, I wanted to clear up the “Opponent Plays” column based on some feedback from Twitter. The “Opponent Plays” column is the plays for an opponent, and not the minute adjusted number of opponent plays a player was on the field for. The adjustment for minutes played is made in the… Continue reading NRL Round 10 advanced statistics – Tackle %