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Playing with the numbers: Wild-card Round

Updated: January 4, 2008, 7:52 AM ET
By Ken Daube | Special to ESPN.com

Want the secret to winning the ESPN Gridiron Playoff Challenge? It's simple: Take some risks by mixing the sure-fire studs with some second-tier guys who have a solid chance of "going off." You know the sure-fire studs, but how can you identify the others? Here's one method: Use a combination of weekly averages and standard deviations. This is essential because you don't only want to start good players, but you also want to start those with the largest upsides.

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