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GENERAL
Nickname: Eagles
Colors: Silver/Blue
Coach: Dan Paplaczyk
League: Chicago Public - Big Shoulders (moving from Chicago Public Illini - Red Bird)
Playoff Division: none

RATINGS
2015 Final Power Rating: -15.1
2015 National Rank: #11088
2015 State Rank: #412
Roster-Based (Players Back/Lost) Rough Rating Adjustment: +0.8
2016 Starting Power Rating: -14.3
2016 National Rank: #10890
2016 State Rank: #401
Dynasty Rating (Average 2003-2015 Rating): -10.6
Dynasty National Rank: #11370
2016 Rating vs. Dynasty Rating Comparison: worse by 3.7
Dynasty Record: 71-51 (50-26 in league)

HISTORICAL
2015 Overall Record: 2-7
2015 League Record/Finish: 0-5 (6th)
2015 Points For Average: 18.7
2015 Points Against Average: 28.3
2015 Differential: -9.6
2015 Wins: #12614 Argo (Summit) (24-8), #13716 Marshall [John] (Chicago) (41-0)
2015 Losses: #2280 Curie [Marie Sklodowska] (Chicago) (56-28), #2931 St. Patrick (Chicago) (53-6), #3075 Simeon (Chicago) (2-0), #6053 North Lawndale College Prep (Chicago) (42-7), #8615 Payton College Prep [Walter] (Chicago) (55-30), #8794 Lane (Chicago) (19-14), #9727 Dunbar (Chicago) (20-18)
2015 Opponents W-L: 45-49
Recent League Championships: 2014, 2011 (tied for 1st), 2009 (tied for 1st), 2005 (Chicago Public Windy City), 2003 (Chicago Public Second City)
Winning Streak Entering 2016 Season: 1
Streak List: 9/3/16 Uplift (Chicago) (35-14)

SCHEDULE
2016 Schedule: 8/28 Mount Carmel (Chicago), 9/3 Uplift (Chicago), 9/8 Chicago Academy (Chicago), 9/16 at Steinmetz (Chicago), 9/24 Mather (Chicago), 10/1 Schurz (Chicago), 10/6 at Lincoln Park (Chicago), 10/15 Lake View (Chicago), 10/22 at Foreman (Chicago)
Highest-Rated 2016 Regular Season Opponents: Mount Carmel (Chicago) (41), Lincoln Park (Chicago) (2.9), Schurz (Chicago) (-3)
Lowest-Rated 2016 Regular Season Opponents: Lake View (Chicago) (-37.4), Chicago Academy (Chicago) (-34), Mather (Chicago) (-22)
2015 Regular Season Schedule Strength: 2.5 (0.5 overall)
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength: -10.6
2016 vs. 2015 Schedule Strength Comparison: -13.1
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength State Rank: #421
2016 Regular Season Schedule Strength National Rank: #11198
2016 Projected Regular Season Record: 4-5
2016 Projected League Finish: 4th
2016 Undefeated Regular Season Probability: less than 1%



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