Powered by Automated Insights zimbrant Comes from Behind to Edge showtyme, Streak Climbs to Four
zimbrant (5-2, 738.00 points) edged showtyme (3-4, 666.46 points) 97.94 - 95.68 with Peyton Manning picking up the third-highest point total in the league this week. zimbrant scored first and went into Sunday in front 15.40 - 0. That lead faded away by the end of the early Sunday games and they trailed 58.18 - 45.70. However, by the end of Sunday night zimbrant took the lead for good.
Smooth Moves by zimbrant
- Picked up Adam Vinatieri, who beat his scoring projection by 87.4%, the seventh-highest percentage in the league.
- Peyton Manning brought in 31.44 points, which was good enough to rank third in the league in scoring this week and fifth-best of any player on zimbrant this season.
- Took the Denver Broncos Defense out of the starting lineup, which scored 3.00 points on the bench, fewer than the starting DEF.
- With 15.00 points, the San Diego Chargers Defense, which zimbrant picked up this week, beat their 10.33-point projection by 45.2%.
- Marshawn Lynch had the eighth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 15.40 points.
Toyota Missed Opportunities by showtyme
- Ryan Mathews was left on the bench, where he bested his expected 9.93-point total by putting up 17.00 points.
- Should have started Philip Rivers, who underachieved, but still had more points than the starting QB with 17.80 against a projected 24.29.
- Reggie Wayne has scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 5.00 points against a projected 10.40 this week.
- At the QB position, showtyme got outscored 31.44 - 14.88 by zimbrant.
- Of the 8 starters on showtyme, 5 underperformed versus their projections.
- zimbrant would be 5-2 if they played showtyme every week.
- zimbrant would have beaten three other teams besides showtyme this week.
- zimbrant would have defeated showtyme 94.90 - 77.80 had they played each other last week.
- If they played the same schedule as showtyme, zimbrant would be 6-0.
- If zimbrant had played every team in the league each week, they would be 33-16.
- Besides zimbrant, showtyme would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
- showtyme would be 3-3 if they played the same schedule as zimbrant.
- showtyme would be 23-26 if they played every team every week.
- Although showtyme lost, they did put up the 10th-highest score for a losing team in the league this season.
- zimbrant is on the longest active win streak in the league, winning four straight games.
- The margin of victory for the matchup ended up being the smallest in the league this week at 2.26 points.
- The WRs from zimbrant scored the fewest points of any team in the league this week, with only 10.60 points.
- zimbrant won even though showtyme performed better against their scoring projection. showtyme scored 92.6% of their 103.28 projected points, while zimbrant recorded 92.0% of their 106.41-point projection.
- zimbrant remains undefeated in close games this season, improving to 3-0.
- showtyme falls to 0-2 in close games this season, remaining winless.
- showtyme got a combined 38.30 points from their WRs, the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
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