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JustinD's Rad Team Snatches Win from Rolling Stones

Week 2

  • JustinD's Rad Team
  • 1-1
  • Weekly Grade: B
  • 91.92
  • Rolling Stones
  • 0-2
  • Weekly Grade: C
  • 80.14

JustinD's Rad Team (1-1, 181.80 points) took advantage of the second-highest point total in the league this week from Jordy Nelson to beat Rolling Stones (0-2, 142.60 points) 91.92 to 80.14. JustinD's Rad Team scored first and went into Sunday in front 13.70 to 0. After the late Sunday games, they lost that lead and fell behind 80.14 to 57.52. However, JustinD's Rad Team treated them like a Circuit City and closed them down with a comeback on Monday.

Top Players

    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 28.64
    • Jordy Nelson
    • 26.90
    • LeSean McCoy
    • 16.20
    • Michael Crabtree
    • 14.20

Smooth Moves by JustinD's Rad Team

  • With 26.90 points, Jordy Nelson ranked second in the league in scoring and beat his scoring projection by 161.0%, which was the highest percentage in the matchup.
  • With 16.20 points, LeSean McCoy ranked sixth in scoring among all RBs in the league this week.
  • Michael Crabtree scored 14.20 points, the ninth-highest WR score in the league this week.
  • The Cincinnati Bengals Defense exceeded scoring projections by 53.6%, with 12.00 points against a projected 7.81.
  • Apparently playing within themselves was good enough. JustinD's Rad Team won despite having only 4 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • Rolling Stones probably blew their shot at becoming a Toyota Hall Of Famer with that loss, but there's a bright side. Let us know when you find it.
  • Did not start Justin Forsett, who underachieved but still scored more than any RB on the team with 7.20 points against a projected 8.83.
  • The RBs on Rolling Stones let them down, getting outgunned by the RBs on JustinD's Rad Team 26.90 - 2.10.
  • Rolling Stones would have welcomed more points at WR, where JustinD's Rad Team topped them 42.30 - 19.20.
  • 5 of the starters on Rolling Stones scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • If JustinD's Rad Team played Rolling Stones every week, they would be 2-0 this season.
  • JustinD's Rad Team would have beaten four other teams besides Rolling Stones this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, JustinD's Rad Team would have defeated Rolling Stones 89.88 - 62.46.
  • If JustinD's Rad Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 8-10.
  • Besides JustinD's Rad Team, Rolling Stones would have been defeated by seven other teams this week.
  • If they played every team every week, Rolling Stones would be 2-16.

Game Notes

  • JustinD's Rad Team covered the 11.26-point spread, winning by 11.78 points.
  • Rolling Stones got smallest total score from their RB position of any team this week with 2.10 points.
  • JustinD's Rad Team got the best total score from their WRs of any team this week with 42.30 points.
  • Aaron Rodgers played well in the loss, leading the league in scoring with 28.64 points.
  • Rolling Stones ranked ninth in the league in scoring this week.
  • The Carolina Panthers Defense exceeded their projected point total by 51.6% in the loss, scoring 14.00 points against a projected 9.23.
  • No it's okay, you don't have to get up and help us out. Despite being on the winning team, Robert Griffin III scored only 3.72 points against his projected 18.83.
  • Both teams failed to score as many points as projected for the week.
  • Points by NFL Position
  • Top Players by Points
  • Game Flow
  • Projected vs Actual Point

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