Dartmouth Drunks (ID# 391511)

Rose To Power Gets Win over Wolfpack, Makes It Three in a Row

Week 3

  • Rose To Power
  • 108 pts, 3-0
  • Weekly Grade
  • Wolfpack
  • 88.9 pts, 0-3
  • Weekly Grade

Rose To Power has been hot lately, earning their third straight win when they beat Wolfpack 108.00 to 88.90. They got a lift from DeMarco Murray, who led the team with 30.50 points and Eli Manning who had 20.00. Rose To Power is making magic happen for their team, as they have the third-highest overall point total in the league this season by averaging 124.80 points per matchup. Wolfpack falls to 11th place with a 0-3 record. It's not time to start talking about undefeated seasons yet, people, but Rose To Power has kept the streak alive after demolishing muddy waters (137.78 to 125.50) and Rick Phillips's Team (128.62 to 90.66).

Top Players

    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 34.40
    • DeMarco Murray
    • 30.50
    • Allen Robinson
    • 24.70
    • Eli Manning
    • 20.00

Smooth Moves by Rose To Power

  • The Toyota Hall of Fame would have its eyes on you for this week's win. But the Toyota Hall of Fame doesn't have eyes. Obviously.
  • DeMarco Murray didn't have the best score of the week, but there ain't no shame in his game. He had 30.50 points, the third-highest RB score of the week and the sixth-highest RB score in the league this season.
  • Even with only 3 of the 8 starters scoring more than their projection, Rose To Power was still able to win.
  • Both of the RBs starting for Rose To Power outperformed their point expectations.
  • Rose To Power managed their team well, winning with three players on the bench and not playing this week.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • 108.00 seems a lot higher when you're on the losing side of it. And the Toyota Hall of Fame knows you know that.
  • Brandin Cooks did not meet his 16.53-point projection this week, the second time that's happened this season. His 3.90 points were also a season-low.
  • Hate to point fingers for why a team loses, but RIGHT HERE. Eric Decker had a season-low 4.10 points against a projected 13.80 and scored below his projection for the second time this season.
  • Note to self: don't start a player when they're going to have their worst game of the season. Blair Walsh had a season-low 5.00 points against a projected 9.02 and underachieved for the second time this season.
  • 4 of the 7 starters scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • If Rose To Power played Wolfpack every week, they'd be 3-0 this year.
  • Besides Wolfpack, Rose To Power would have defeated four other teams this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Rose To Power would have defeated Wolfpack 128.62 - 104.22 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Wolfpack, Rose To Power would be 0-2.
  • If Rose To Power had played every team in the league each week, they would be 22-11.
  • Wolfpack would have lost to nine other teams besides Rose To Power this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Rose To Power, Wolfpack would be 2-0.
  • If they played every team every week, Wolfpack would be 13-20.

Game Notes

  • Jordan Reed had a season-low 9.60 points against a projected 15.35 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • Rose To Power scored 108.00 points against a projected 107.95 and has overachieved every week this season.
  • The 19.10-point win by Rose To Power beat the 5.83-point spread.
  • With 48.30 points, Rose To Power got the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
  • Rose To Power won while scoring the fewest total points of any winning team in the league this week.
  • Wolfpack ranked 11th in the league in scoring this week.
  • Aaron Rodgers performed well in the loss, ranking 10th in the league in scoring with a season-high 34.40 points.
  • Wolfpack could not close out the win even with the help of Allen Robinson, who scored 24.70 points, the ninth-highest score among all WRs in the league for the week.
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