Welcome To The Dunkel Index

The Dunkel Index is a free sports picks and rankings service. Using predictive models honed over 85 years of experience, the Index consistently predicts winners in sports from football to basketball to baseball.

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A history like no other … 86 and Still Going

Dick Dunkel, Sr., had a vision in 1929 to try to make sense out of the rough-and-tumble world of college football in the leatherhead era.  He started the Dunkel Index as a way to measure the relative strengths of teams using a series of metrics.  It didn’t take long for the Index to be recognized as a unique barometer for college football and set a standard for others to follow … READ MORE