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The printed version of FOA 2012 is now available. You can purchase the book through Createspace for $22.95.
We'd love for you to purchase the book through Createspace, since we get a larger cut of the royalties when you purchase there. However, if you would prefer to purchase the book through Amazon, the book will be listed there too.
Unfortunately, for technical reasons, we are unable to offer any package deals that give readers a discount for purchasing both the printed version of FOA 2012 and any other FO products.
For some reason, Createspace is very conservative on the expected arrival dates of books. We've found during the shipping process of past books that the "Priority" shipping arrives in 2-3 days, the "Standard" shipping comes in 5-6 days, and the "Economy" shipping comes in about a week.
The printed copy of the book is generally only available through the two outlets mentioned above. It may appear later in stores due to Createspace's "Expanded Distribution Channel," but we wouldn't count on it.
As noted above: for technical reasons, we are unable to offer any package deals which give readers a discount for purchasing both the printed version of FOA 2012 and any other FO products.
Unfortunately, we are unable to do a Kindle version of the book. We tried and tried and tried this year, and every document we created looked horrible. An e-ink reader like the original Kindle simply is not designed to handle a book like ours with dense text, tables, and graphs.
However, the PDF apparently looks really great on the iPad. It is readable on the Kindle, but that's not optimal.
YES! Starting in 2012, it looks like Createspace will allow us to put the book on sale through Amazon Europe, which means it will be available with domestic shipping charges in the U.K., Germany, and other countries.
As we explain on the 2012 KUBIAK store page, neither Excel 2008 for Mac nor OpenOffice is able to run the macros contained in KUBIAK to customize leagues. We apologize for the inconvenience, but it's an issue that's out of our control.
Once training camps start, KUBIAK is updated every day or two to reflect the latest injuries and depth charts. KUBIAK updates will be listed in a box on the right side of Football Outsiders, and also on the KUBIAK discussion board.
There is one in-season update to KUBIAK after Week 3 of the regular season, but we do not update the projections on a weekly basis otherwise. FOR 2012, THIS UPDATE WILL COME AFTER WEEK 4 DUE TO THE JEWISH HOLIDAY OF YOM KIPPUR.
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