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Fighting Showalters Rallies to Beat Haun, Rises to Ninth Place

Week 4

  • Fighting Showalters
  • 1-3
  • Weekly Grade: A
  • 130.88
  • Haun
  • 1-3
  • Weekly Grade: B
  • 112.72

Fighting Showalters (1-3, 358.40 points) recorded the second-highest score for the week to get the win over Haun (1-3, 327.64 points) 130.88 to 112.72 in a back-and-forth matchup. Fighting Showalters scored first and went into Sunday in front 10.80 to 0. That lead faded away like paint in the rain by the end of the early Sunday games and they trailed 74.52 to 66.00. After the late Sunday games, the lead changed hands again, and they went ahead 102.08 to 74.52. By the end of the Sunday night game, the lead flipped yet again and Haun went up 112.72 to 102.08. After all the lead changes, Fighting Showalters closed it out with a comeback on Monday night.

Top Players

    • Philip Rivers
    • 33.08
    • Matthew Stafford
    • 30.52
    • Jamaal Charles
    • 28.80
    • Steve Smith Sr
    • 25.90

Smooth Moves by Fighting Showalters

  • Philip Rivers had 33.08 points, the third-highest QB score of the week and the ninth-highest QB score in the league this season.
  • With 25.90 points, Steve Smith Sr had the highest WR score of the week and the fourth-highest WR score in the league this season.
  • The 28.80 points scored by Jamaal Charles ranked sixth in the league in scoring. It was also his highest output of the season.
  • Put WR Cordarrelle Patterson on the bench, where he scored 3.80 points, fewer than any WR in the starting lineup.
  • Adam Vinatieri scored 11.00 points against a projected 7.15 and has now overachieved in three straight games.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • Haun should have scored more than 130.88 in order to win. That's Hall Of Fame level insight. 
  • Even though Haun lost, only 1 of their 9 starters scored less than their projected points.
  • The Carolina Panthers Defense failed to score this week with 0 points against a projected 14.03.
  • Haun lost even though all three of their RBs scored above their projected points.
  • With 112.72 points from their starters and 54.50 total points left on the bench, Haun ranked eighth in the league in starter/bench scoring ratio this week.

What If

  • If Fighting Showalters played Haun every week, they would be 3-1 this season.
  • Besides Haun, Fighting Showalters would have defeated seven other teams this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Fighting Showalters would have defeated Haun 91.54 - 62.94.
  • If they played the same schedule as Haun, Fighting Showalters would be 0-3.
  • Fighting Showalters would be 12-24 if they played every team every week.
  • Haun would have lost to three other teams besides Fighting Showalters this week.
  • Haun would be 1-2 if they played the same schedule as Fighting Showalters.
  • Haun would be 9-27 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • All three of the losses for Haun this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
  • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? Haun scored 112.72 points and lost. It is the second-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Fighting Showalters had their highest score of the season and the third-highest in the league this season with 130.88 points.
  • The 18.16-point margin of victory was the smallest in the league this week.
  • Fighting Showalters got a combined 46.20 points from their WRs, their highest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • With the win, Fighting Showalters snapped their three-game losing streak.
  • This must be how Jay Leno feels with a garage full of high performance cars. Haun got a combined 33.60 points from their RBs, their highest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
  • The win saw Fighting Showalters top their projected points, giving them a 1-0 record when beating their projection. Haun also overachieved and falls to 0-1 when doing so.
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