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    MOP&GROS Picks Up Win Against Special K, Claims Ninth Place

    Week 6

    • MOP&GROS
    • 2-4
    • Weekly Grade: A-
    • 133.8
    • Special K
    • 1-5
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 116.2

    MOP&GROS (2-4, 736.00 points) beat Special K (1-5, 624.70 points) 133.80 to 116.20, putting up the second-highest score for the week. MOP&GROS was the first to put points on the board and by Sunday was already in front 6.40 to 0. That advantage slipped away like a wet bar of soap after the early Sunday games and they trailed by 23.00. However, following the late Sunday games, MOP&GROS regained the lead for good.

    Top Players

      • Giovani Bernard
      • 23.70
      • Tony Romo
      • 22.40
      • Nick Foles
      • 20.90
      • Branden Oliver
      • 20.40

    Smooth Moves by MOP&GROS

    • The Philadelphia Eagles Defense had 20.00 points, the second-highest DEF score of the week and the fifth-highest score among DEF in the league this season.
    • Made the right move in benching Keenan Allen, who had 4.20 points, the lowest total of any starting WR on MOP&GROS.
    • Giovani Bernard put the team on his back with 23.70 points, the third-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
    • The 20.40 points scored by Branden Oliver was the fifth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
    • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Joique Bell. He had the seventh-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 16.70 points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Special K should get prescription glasses. At least we assume that's why they didn't bother reading the expert articles from the Toyota Hall Of Fame.
    • This is one of those mistakes that you continuously think about for ten years. Did not start Colin Kaepernick, who scored 38.85 points to rank fourth in the league in scoring.
    • Special K picked up Matt Prater, who then fell short of his 7.18-point projection by scoring 3.00 points.
    • Only 3 of the 9 starters on Special K underachieved this week, but they still lost.
    • Special K lost even though all three of their WRs scored above their projected points.

    What If

    • MOP&GROS would be 5-1 if they played Special K every week.
    • MOP&GROS would have beaten nine other teams besides Special K this week.
    • Had they played each other last week, MOP&GROS would have defeated Special K 144.50 - 107.95.
    • MOP&GROS would be 4-1 if they played the same schedule as Special K.
    • If MOP&GROS had played every team in the league each week, they would be 47-19.
    • Besides MOP&GROS, Special K would have been defeated by four other teams this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as MOP&GROS, Special K would be 0-5.
    • Special K would be 24-42 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • After scoring 133.80 points against a projected 124.92, MOP&GROS has overachieved for five straight weeks.
    • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? Special K scored 116.20 points and lost. It is the sixth-highest losing score in the league this season.
    • With a combined 60.80 points from the RB position, MOP&GROS got the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this season.
    • Julio Jones scored a season-low 8.90 points and underachieved for the third straight week.
    • MOP&GROS had their largest margin of victory so far this year at 17.60 points.
    • MOP&GROS snapped their three-game losing streak with the win.
    • Two of the starters for MOP&GROS scored higher than the leading scorer for Special K.
    • This is the biggest margin of defeat of the season for Special K.
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