JPC144 Upsets Cowboys Suck, Moves Up to Ninth Place

Week 8

  • JPC144
  • 3-5
  • Weekly Grade: A
  • 97.14
  • Cowboys Suck
  • 3-5
  • Weekly Grade: C+
  • 85.38

JPC144 pulled off a 97.14 to 85.38 upset over Cowboys Suck after Odell Beckham Jr. went bananas and scored 31.00 points, which was the third-highest score by a player this week. The projected spread for the matchup was 28.65 points. These two teams are tied for ninth place with 3-5 records, but it doesn't tell the whole story, as Cowboys Suck has a clear points lead, 805.74 to 700.66. Cowboys Suck definitely shouldn't plan a trip to Vegas. Their luck couldn't get any worse as they are on a four-game losing streak. JPC144 earned a sportsmanship trophy, starting Anquan Boldin (0 points) to prevent the result from being even worse.

Top Players

    • Odell Beckham Jr.
    • 31.00
    • Andrew Luck
    • 17.74
    • New England Patriots Defense
    • 15.00
    • Jonathan Stewart
    • 12.30

Smooth Moves by JPC144

  • Even NASA would be proud of this aerial performance. Odell Beckham Jr. had 31.00 points, the highest WR score of the week and the second-highest WR score in the league this season.
  • With 15.00 points, the New England Patriots Defense was the highest-scoring DEF of the week.
  • Miss Cleo, is that you? The 9.60 points scored by C.J. Spiller, who JPC144 picked up this week, beat his projected point total of 6.71 by 43.1%.
  • Stephen Gostkowski scored 12.00 points against a projected 8.34 and has now overachieved in six straight games.
  • Those were the projections? We thought that was the starting point. 5 of the 9 starters on JPC144 exceeded their projected points.

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  • Losing is a proven way not to win a game. For a more successful season, try not losing.
  • Of the 9 starters on Cowboys Suck, 6 underperformed versus their projections.
  • Ben Roethlisberger had the highest projected points in the matchup with 19.01, but fell short by scoring 11.48 points.
  • The 4.50 points scored by Danny Woodhead was just 49.6% of his 9.08-point projection.
  • With 9.50 points, Keenan Allen recorded only 79.4% of his 11.97-point scoring projection.

What If

  • JPC144 would be 3-5 if they played Cowboys Suck every week.
  • Besides Cowboys Suck, JPC144 would have defeated five other teams this week.
  • JPC144 would be 2-5 if they played the same schedule as Cowboys Suck.
  • If JPC144 had played every team in the league each week, they would be 33-39.
  • Besides JPC144, Cowboys Suck would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, JPC144 would have lost to Cowboys Suck 106.44 - 102.72.
  • Cowboys Suck would be 5-2 if they played the same schedule as JPC144.
  • If they played every team every week, Cowboys Suck would be 43-29.

Game Notes

  • Maybe the league is colluding against them. All five of the losses for Cowboys Suck this season have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • JPC144 had three starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for Cowboys Suck.
  • JPC144 had their lowest winning score of the season with 97.14 points.
  • Cowboys Suck has the longest current losing streak in the league, having lost four straight games.
  • The manager of JPC144 was probably the person who destroyed the curve on every test in school. They scored 97.14 points against a projected 71.83 and beat their scoring projection for the fifth time this season, including the last four weeks in a row.
  • The drafted players on JPC144 put up 89.1% of the team's points this week.
  • The margin of victory of 11.76 points was the second-highest margin in the league this week.
  • The 85.38 points put up by Cowboys Suck ranked eighth in the league this week.
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