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    JustinD's Rad Team Snatches Win from Ravens88's Neat Team

    Week 3

    • JustinD's Rad Team
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: A
    • 109.78
    • Ravens88's Neat Team
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: B+
    • 100.96

    JustinD's Rad Team (fifth place, 2-1, 291.58 points), like the heroes of every children's sports movie, defy expectations, believe in themselves, and kick Ravens88's Neat Team (2-1, 318.18 points) out of first after beating them 109.78 to 100.96. They put up the second-highest point total in the league this week and also came back from a 1.18-point deficit on Monday night. While each team met their expectations, JustinD's Rad Team scored 14.7% more than a projected 95.75 points to get the win. Julio Jones went bananas, as he brought in the third-highest score this week with 28.10 points for Ravens88's Neat Team.

    Top Players

      • Kirk Cousins
      • 28.58
      • Julio Jones
      • 28.10
      • Jeremy Maclin
      • 21.40
      • Pierre Garcon
      • 19.80

    Smooth Moves by JustinD's Rad Team

    • Pierre Garcon was uncoverable, scoring the fourth-most points by a WR this week with 19.80 points. It also ranks as the seventh-greatest game by a WR this season.
    • Picked up Kirk Cousins, who led the matchup in scoring with 28.58 points.
    • The Cincinnati Bengals Defense was the highest-scoring DEF in the league this week with 12.00 points.
    • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Le'Veon Bell. He had the eighth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 15.70 points.
    • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Michael Crabtree posterizing opponents. He had the 10th-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 14.40 points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Yes, your team could have been better. But if you haven't gotten behind the wheel of the bold new Camry yet, that's your real missed opportunity.
    • Tom Brady scored 12.66 points against a projected 18.38 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • It's tough to win when your team leader gets this embarrassed. At the QB position, Ravens88's Neat Team got outscored 28.58 - 12.66 by JustinD's Rad Team.
    • Who needs offense when the defense is so dominant!? Ravens88's Neat Team got outscored 12.00 - 3.00 by JustinD's Rad Team at the DEF position.
    • Calvin Johnson did not meet his 15.09-point projection this week, the second time that's happened this season. His 8.20 points were also a season-low.

    What If

    • JustinD's Rad Team would be 1-2 if they played Ravens88's Neat Team every week.
    • JustinD's Rad Team would have beaten seven other teams besides Ravens88's Neat Team this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Ravens88's Neat Team, JustinD's Rad Team would be 2-0.
    • If JustinD's Rad Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 16-11.
    • In addition to JustinD's Rad Team, Ravens88's Neat Team would have lost to just two other teams this week.
    • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, JustinD's Rad Team would have lost to Ravens88's Neat Team 117.16 - 91.92.
    • Ravens88's Neat Team would be 1-1 if they played the same schedule as JustinD's Rad Team.
    • If they played every team every week, Ravens88's Neat Team would be 21-6.

    Game Notes

    • Ravens88's Neat Team has beaten their projection every week this season, scoring 100.96 points against a projected 100.14 this week.
    • Hey, I'm sure JustinD's Rad Team appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, Ravens88's Neat Team had the third-highest losing score in the league this season with 100.96 points.
    • Both of the wins this season for JustinD's Rad Team have been comeback victories.
    • With a combined 57.70 points from the WR position, Ravens88's Neat Team got the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this season.
    • The 109.78 points scored by JustinD's Rad Team is their highest score of the season and the eighth-highest in the league this season.
    • The margin of victory for the matchup ended up being the smallest in the league this week at 8.82 points.
    • Ravens88's Neat Team falls to 1-1 in comeback games this season.
    • In the loss, Julio Jones ranked third in the league in scoring, beating his scoring projection by 112.8%, the eighth-highest percentage in the league.
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