#AFL Momentum After A Bye Week: Round 22


Round 22 of the 2016 AFL season has been completed.

With one week left of the regular season, seven of the eight finals places have been confirmed. There is a mathematical opportunity for St Kilda to overtake North Melbourne but this requires a 25 goal win for St Kilda and a 25 goal defeat for North Melbourne.

I have been tracking each team’s performance after their bye week.

This is my view of the momentum direction after a bye for all eighteen teams.


The pattern for the six teams who had a bye week in Week 13 of the season is:


For Week 14 byes:


Week 15:


The data used to create the charts can be found here.

Photo Credit

Gate 6 Crowd (Michael Coghlan, CC BY-SA 2.0)

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