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    Tim'sspamtowneater Defies the Experts to Defeat Strazburgs Stallions

    Week 3

    • Tim'sspamtowneater
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: C
    • 77.72
    • Strazburgs Stallions
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: F
    • 57.54

    Tim'sspamtowneater (fourth place, 2-1, 203.80 points) proves they are better than their record, booting Strazburgs Stallions (2-1, 284.42 points) out of first place after beating them 77.72 to 57.54. Rashad Jennings was a team leader with 23.60 points while Devin Hester scored 16.50. Tim'sspamtowneater came into the matchup as the underdog, facing a projected spread of 24.76. These two teams are tied for fourth place with 2-1 records, but if you want to talk points, then Strazburgs Stallions has a clear lead, 284.42 to 203.80. While each team failed to meet expectations, Tim'sspamtowneater scored 92.6% of a projected 83.96 points to get the win.

    Top Players

      • Rashad Jennings
      • 23.60
      • Devin Hester
      • 16.50
      • Travis Kelce
      • 9.60
      • Shonn Greene
      • 9.30

    Smooth Moves by Tim'sspamtowneater

    • Not quite the best, but pretty darn good. Rashad Jennings had the second-highest RB score of the week and the fifth-highest RB score in the league this season with 23.60 points.
    • With 16.50 points, Devin Hester ranked 10th in the league in scoring among WRs this week.
    • The 9.60 points were a season-high for Travis Kelce. The score beat his 5.83-point projection by 64.8%, which also was a season-high.
    • Shonn Greene scored a season-high 9.30 points and beat his scoring projection by 51.0%, which also is a season-high.
    • Even with only 4 of the 10 starters scoring more than their projection, Tim'sspamtowneater was still able to win.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Strazburgs Stallions may have missed the opportunity for a win, but they gained an opportunity to be mercilessly taunted by Tim'sspamtowneater. 
    • Danny Woodhead scored a matchup-low 0.10 points against a projected 8.84 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • Did not start Dwayne Allen, who led the team in scoring with 10.30 points and beat his projected point total by 191.0%, the highest percentage on the team.
    • Strazburgs Stallions had 9 starters fail to reach their projections.
    • Matthew Stafford did not meet his 20.44-point projection this week, the second time that's happened this season. His 6.64 points were also a season-low.

    What If

    • Tim'sspamtowneater would be 1-2 if they played Strazburgs Stallions every week.
    • Tim'sspamtowneater would have beaten nine other teams besides Strazburgs Stallions this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Strazburgs Stallions, Tim'sspamtowneater would be 1-1.
    • Tim'sspamtowneater would be 15-36 if they played every team every week.
    • Besides Tim'sspamtowneater, Strazburgs Stallions would have been defeated by 14 other teams this week.
    • Timing really is everything. Tim'sspamtowneater would have lost to Strazburgs Stallions 115.54 - 37.38 had they played each other last week.
    • Strazburgs Stallions would be 2-0 if they played the same schedule as Tim'sspamtowneater.
    • Strazburgs Stallions would be 35-16 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • The top players for Tim'sspamtowneater were elite in the matchup, as four of their starters outperformed the leading scorer for Strazburgs Stallions.
    • Despite being on the winning team, Keenan Allen had a season-low 1.70 points against a projected 8.57 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • Tim'sspamtowneater has had its only two wins come through upset victories.
    • With 57.54 points, Strazburgs Stallions ranked 16th in the league in scoring this week.
    • Tim'sspamtowneater got the win despite Matt Cassel having a season-low 2.62 points and falling short of his projection for the second time this season.
    • Despite being on the winning team, the San Francisco 49ers Defense had a season-low 2.00 points against a projected 9.00 and underachieved for the second time this season.
    • Maybe pop in the tape of the best game of the season to feel better. Dwayne Bowe had a season-low 3.20 points in the win against a projected 6.59 and scored below his projection for the second time this season.
    • The second-largest score by RBs on a single team this week came from Tim'sspamtowneater. Their RBs combined to score 32.90 points.
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