Deep Learning May Soon Assist Pro Football Coaches

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/deep-learning-may-soon-assist-pro-football-coaches/

An Oregon State University professor is training his GPU-accelerated neural network to understand and coach football. “AI will revolutionize sports,” said Alan Fern, lead researcher and computer science professor at Oregon State University. Using CUDA, Tesla K80 GPUs, and the cuDNN versions of Caffe and Torch deep learning frameworks, Fern trained his model on video…