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Thomas Mock


Ben Baldwin and Sebastian Carl released nflfastR yesterday to provide faster scraping of NFL play-by-play data as well as data all the way back to 2000! This builds upon the work of the nflscrapR team who paved the way for this data for NFL games between 2009 and 2019.

INTRODUCING: @nflfastR, an R package for scraping NFL data faster ⚡

🏈 Play-by-play of all NFL games going back to 2000
🏈 Includes Completion Probability and CPOE going back to 2006
🏈 Fast functions for scraping team rosters and highlight videos

— Ben Baldwin (@benbbaldwin) April 27, 2020