Edge Up Sports begs the question: is it fair to use AI for your fantasy football picks?

A partnership between IBM and Edge Up Sports brings a new performance enhancement technology to fantasy football. The project is an artificial intelligence developed to assist players in picking their teams for the upcoming season.

For those unfamiliar with the game, fantasy football consists of choosing a football team composed of real players from different teams. Over the course of the regular football season, players use the real-life performance statistics of their chosen players to determine the performance of their fantasy team. It has been called “Dungeons and Dragons for jocks” and was a $70 billion market last year.

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