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Porcupine Speedboat Snatches One from Moxiedrinkers

Week 2

  • Porcupine Speedboat
  • 2-0
  • Weekly Grade: A+
  • 126
  • Moxiedrinkers
  • 0-2
  • Weekly Grade: A
  • 116

Porcupine Speedboat got the highest score of the season and erased a 25-point deficit on Monday night. They defeated Moxiedrinkers 126 to 116. Each side met their expectations, but Porcupine Speedboat scored 29.1% more points than projected (97.60) to earn the win. Moxiedrinkers couldn't capitalize on an increase in point total compared to last week's 105 to 87 loss against Team Denietolis. Porcupine Speedboat earned a sportsmanship trophy, starting Knowshon Moreno (0 points) to prevent the result from being even worse. Porcupine Speedboat (2-0, 240 points) remains in first place while Moxiedrinkers (0-2, 203 points) stays in sixth place.

Top Players

    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 33
    • Jordy Nelson
    • 26
    • New England Patriots Defense
    • 26
    • Andrew Luck
    • 24

Smooth Moves by Porcupine Speedboat

  • Finder keepers, loser weepers. Traded for the New England Patriots Defense, which beat their scoring projection by 219.8%, which was the highest percentage among the two teams.
  • Jordy Nelson felt like the Rodney Dangerfield of football, 'no respect at all' with this week's projected points. He scored the sixth-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 157.4%, the fifth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Expect to see some trade offers for Andrew Luck. He ranked eighth in the league in scoring with 24 points.
  • Put WR Roddy White on the bench, where he scored 4 points, fewer than any WR in the starting lineup.
  • Benched Tom Brady, who had the lowest QB score on the team with 11 points.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • Not reading the expert articles from the Hall Of Fame. And if they did, maybe they should pay better attention when they read.
  • Moxiedrinkers picked up Kelvin Benjamin, who then fell short of his 8.06-point projection by scoring 4 points.
  • The WRs on Moxiedrinkers let them down, resulting in a 44 - 16 difference at the position.
  • Who needs offense when the defense is so dominant!? Moxiedrinkers got outscored 26 - 9 by Porcupine Speedboat at the DEF position.
  • Of the 9 starters on Moxiedrinkers, 5 underperformed versus their projections.

What If

  • Porcupine Speedboat would be 2-0 if they played Moxiedrinkers every week.
  • Porcupine Speedboat would have beaten every other team in the league this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Porcupine Speedboat would have defeated Moxiedrinkers 114 - 87 had they played each other last week.
  • Porcupine Speedboat would be 14-0 if they played every team every week.
  • Moxiedrinkers would have beaten every other team in the league besides Porcupine Speedboat this week.
  • Moxiedrinkers would be 8-6 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Clash of the titans! These two squads were the highest-scoring teams in the league this week.
  • At 10 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
  • With 44 points, Porcupine Speedboat got the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
  • Aaron Rodgers played well in the loss, leading the league in scoring with 33 points.
  • With 116 points, Moxiedrinkers had the highest losing score in the league this week.
  • In the loss, Jimmy Graham ranked ninth in the league in scoring, beating his scoring projection by 124.2%, the seventh-highest percentage in the league.
  • In the loss, Alfred Morris had the second-highest RB score in the league this week with 20 points.
  • The 29 points put up by the RBs on Moxiedrinkers was the second-highest combined score by a team's RBs this week.
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