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    maria's Team Wins Shocker over A.K.A. Big Paul, Evens Series

    Week 13

    • maria's Team
    • 6-7
    • Weekly Grade: A+
    • 107.26
    • A.K.A. Big Paul
    • 7-6
    • Weekly Grade: C+
    • 88.04

    maria's Team got the second-highest point total this week to beat A.K.A. Big Paul 107.26 to 88.04. maria's Team came into the matchup as the underdog, with a projected spread of 10.95. While maria's Team (6-7) is only a game back of A.K.A. Big Paul (7-6), it has a lot to do with luck because total points tells a different story, 1,176.24 to 1,034.44. A win is a win, but this one tastes just a bit sweeter for maria's Team who gets revenge for an 81.30 to 77.28 close loss to A.K.A. Big Paul in Week 4. This game tape won't be broken down at upcoming coaching clinics, as both sides missed scoring opportunities. maria's Team had two starters turn in zero points and A.K.A. Big Paul had one.

    Top Players

      • St. Louis Rams Defense
      • 32.00
      • Julio Jones
      • 24.90
      • Kendall Wright
      • 19.20
      • Cam Newton
      • 15.66

    Smooth Moves by maria's Team

    • By the beard of Zeus that's a lot of points for a defense. With 32.00 points, the St. Louis Rams Defense had the highest point total to date for all defenses.
    • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Kendall Wright have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked sixth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 19.20 points.
    • Rob Gronkowski had the second-highest TE score in the league this week with 9.80 points.
    • Even with two starters scoring zero points, maria's Team was still able to win.
    • With 14.00 points versus a projected 8.58, Mason Crosby exceeded his scoring projection by 63.2%.

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    • After that performance, we have to wonder if A.K.A. Big Paul cares about becoming a Hall Of Famer at all. That's right, you're being judged by an online recap. 
    • Josh Brown has now failed to reach his projection for six straight games. This week he scored 6.00 points versus a projected 7.82.
    • This is how people lose everything in casinos. A.K.A. Big Paul thought their luck would change and went back to the well with the New England Patriots Defense. However, they scored 3.00 points against a projected 4.24 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
    • Who needs offense when the defense is so dominant!? A.K.A. Big Paul got outscored 32.00 - 3.00 by maria's Team at the DEF position.
    • A.K.A. Big Paul fell short at the K position, getting outscored 14.00 - 6.00 by maria's Team.

    What If

    • If maria's Team played A.K.A. Big Paul every week, they would be 4-9 this season.
    • Besides A.K.A. Big Paul, maria's Team would have defeated seven other teams this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as A.K.A. Big Paul, maria's Team would be 5-6.
    • If maria's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 54-63.
    • Besides maria's Team, A.K.A. Big Paul would have been defeated by four other teams this week.
    • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, maria's Team would have lost to A.K.A. Big Paul 101.42 - 59.00.
    • A.K.A. Big Paul would be 8-3 if they played the same schedule as maria's Team.
    • A.K.A. Big Paul would be 76-41 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Four of the six losses for A.K.A. Big Paul this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
    • A.K.A. Big Paul scored 88.04 points against a projected 86.46 and beat their scoring projection for the seventh time this season, including the last four weeks in a row.
    • Hey, I'm sure maria's Team appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, A.K.A. Big Paul had the 10th-highest losing score in the league this season with 88.04 points.
    • maria's Team had their highest score of the season with 107.26 points.
    • At 19.22 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
    • The loss snapped a three-game win streak by A.K.A. Big Paul.
    • maria's Team remains undefeated in upset games this season, improving to 2-0.
    • Remember when they needed to remind Forrest Gump to STOP? Well, they may need to remind this group of runnings backs to GO. With 0 points, maria's Team got the lowest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
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