Powered by Automated Insights Goobers Rallies to Inch by Comeback Kids, Tacks On Fourth Consecutive Win
- Comeback Kids
Faced with a 28.30-point deficit, Goobers pulled off a 133.06 - 132.76 comeback on Monday night. They were led by Alshon Jeffery, whose 32.80 points were the third-highest point total of the week. Goobers is now coming out on top with regularity and is on a four-game win streak. Eli Manning led Comeback Kids with 18.86 points while Hakeem Nicks racked up 18.70. The gap could have been wider, Goobers had a starter score zero points (Blair Walsh). Goobers (4-1, 716.42 points) remains in first place while Comeback Kids (3-2, 683.68 points) stays in third place.
Smooth Moves by Goobers
- With 32.80 points, Alshon Jeffery had the highest WR score of the week and the third-highest WR score in the league this season.
- With 14.70 points, Tony Gonzalez had the fifth-highest score of any TE in the league this week.
- Even with a zero from starter Blair Walsh, Goobers was still able to win.
- The 16.00 points scored by the Cincinnati Bengals Defense outpaced their 9.14-point scoring projection by 75.1%.
- Goobers won despite having only 3 of their 10 starters exceed their scoring projection.
Toyota Missed Opportunities by Comeback Kids
- Missed out on an opportunity by leaving the 24.60 points scored by Rueben Randle on the bench this week. He outperformed his projected point total by 206.0%, the third-highest percentage in the league.
- At the DEF position, Comeback Kids got outscored by Goobers 16.00 - 8.00.
- It was a season-low 5.60 points for Darren Sproles this week. It was also a season-low for his performance versus projections, reaching only 42.8% of a projected point total of 13.07.
- Matt Forte scored a season-low 13.50 points, 81.6% of his projected 16.55, which is his lowest percentage of the year.
- Even though Comeback Kids lost, only 3 of their 10 starters scored less than their projected points.
- If Goobers played Comeback Kids every week, they would be 3-2 this season.
- Besides Comeback Kids, Goobers would have defeated six other teams this week.
- Had they played each other last week, Goobers would have defeated Comeback Kids 165.68 - 141.38.
- Goobers would be 3-1 if they played the same schedule as Comeback Kids.
- If Goobers had played every team in the league each week, they would be 34-11.
- In addition to Goobers, Comeback Kids would have lost to just two other teams this week.
- Comeback Kids would be 3-1 if they played the same schedule as Goobers.
- Comeback Kids would be 32-13 if they played every team every week.
- After scoring 133.06 points against a projected 120.93, Goobers has overachieved for four straight weeks.
- At 0.30 points, the margin of victory was the smallest in the league this season.
- With the win, Goobers has a four-game win streak, currently the longest in the league.
- Although Comeback Kids lost, they did put up the fourth-highest score for a losing team in the league this season.
- Goobers won by scoring 133.06 points, their lowest winning score of the season.
- With a combined 40.10 points from their WRs, Comeback Kids got their highest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
- The 25.10 total points by the RBs on Goobers was their smallest RB output this season.
- Despite being on the winning team, Tavon Austin scored 4.70 points against a projected 9.49 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
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