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@tomreedwriting Don't imagine it would get the 14 votes required, Tom!
@TomEvansEcho There are various if you Google "Cann tables"; the original (academic) site that promoted the concept isn't active any more
The bottom 11 teams in the Premier League table.
@Jim_Philosopher @mjshrimper @StatHunting Have a look at that viz to get detail. But in short: no, many teams don't pay big bucks for their DPs. And, in effect, yes, you can pay your DPs whatever you want.
@Jim_Philosopher @mjshrimper Huge salaries for their three designated players: Giovinco, Altidore and Bradley. Excellent visual presentation of the situation in April 2017 by @StatHunting here: 
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