TURNOVER RATIO

What is TURNOVER RATIO?

TURNOVER RATIO meaning incorrect terminology for net turnovers between a team and its opponents; also incorrectly called “turnover margin;” a ratio is the quotient of one number divided by another; the speaker means “net turnovers” which is the sum of turnovers by a particular team and its opponent(s) where turnovers by the team being discussed are given a negative value and turnovers by their opponent(s) are given a positive value

 

reference: John T. Reed: DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN FOOTBALL TERMS