NFL Data For Research
651,812 Plays. 3,989 Games. 7,539 Players.
Fact: We don't just scrape and regurgitate readily available NFL data because that's just plain boring.
Want to get a handle on how often teams throw to their top 2 wide receivers and the results of these plays? Interested in how cold weather effects field goal accuracy or which teams need to work on their tackling techniques? It's all here plus much much more.
Our data is derived thru a combination of charting from compressed game footage along with automated processes that check the quality and accuracy of every piece of information at 18 different stages.
Our data has been used to back a plethora of fascinating studies. Here are the 2 most recent ones:
- Big Plays and Psychological Momentum in the NFL
- Going for Three: Predicting the Likelihood of Field Goal Success
Why not write the next great NFL research paper yourself?
$35 one-time Purchase
Updated every February -- for LIFE!
NFL Data For Business
Our Research Data + Daily Updates in 2015
Fact: The NFL is a 2-billion dollar business and a growing amount of that revenue is data-driven.
Join the coming wave of 'big-data' application development with a reliable, accurate and affordable source of hundreds of NFL metrics — a list of traditional AND custom stats that grows with each passing season. Download the full 2015 Database Schema
Data comes in 4 flavours: Excel/CSV and JSON along with SQL and MySQL databases that properly balance normalization techniques for maximum efficiency and usability. We are currently finalizing our Data API that will be available for the 2015 season.
In addition to daily updates on Sundays and Mondays, EVERY SINGLE PLAY SINCE 2000 (651,812 in all) is also included — the exact same data that researchers get access to, only you get up-to-the-minute updates all season long.
For a sample of data from the first 4 weeks of the 2014 season, click on the download button in the Fine Print section below. Instructions for usage and a full database schema is included.
$995.00 for the 2015 Season
Updated twice a week during the season.