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    Zack's Primo Team Beats Karen's Team to Take First Place

    Week 3

    • Zack's Primo Team
    • 3-0
    • Weekly Grade: A-
    • 96.1
    • Karen's Team
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 89.54

    Zack's Primo Team benefited from the highest score on the season (32.30 points) by Andrew Luck, on the way to their third straight win when they beat Karen's Team 96.10 to 89.54. The streak is due in part to Zack's Primo Team having the second-highest scoring output in the league at 99.59 points per matchup. Both sides missed scoring opportunities as Zack's Primo Team had one starter turn in zero points and Karen's Team also had one. Karen's Team goes to 2-1 and slides to second place. Zack's Primo Team remains unbeaten and on top of the league having also blown through Amy's Team (115.00 to 100.26) and jh's Official Team (87.68 to 73.34).

    Top Players

      • Andrew Luck
      • 32.30
      • Matt Ryan
      • 23.64
      • Antonio Brown
      • 21.00
      • Pierre Garcon
      • 19.80

    Smooth Moves by Zack's Primo Team

    • Andrew Luck set the league season-high for total points in a week with 32.30.
    • Pierre Garcon had 19.80 points, the fourth-highest WR score of the week and the seventh-highest WR score in the league this season.
    • The 15.70 points scored by Le'Veon Bell was the sixth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
    • Zack's Primo Team won even with Adrian Peterson in the starting lineup, who didn't score any points.
    • Did you use any black magic this week? Zack's Primo Team was still able to pull out a win with only 4 of their 9 starters exceeding their projected points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Karen's Team should have scored more than 96.10 in order to win. That's Hall Of Fame level insight. 
    • Larry Fitzgerald was last on the team in scoring with 1.40 points against a projected 9.44 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • Eddie Lacy had his lowest score of the season with 2.50 points against a projected 12.01 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • Hate to point fingers for why a team loses, but RIGHT HERE. Julian Edelman had a season-low 8.90 points against a projected 8.97 and scored below his projection for the first time this season.
    • Karen's Team had only 4 of their 9 starters underperform versus their projections, but they still lost.

    What If

    • If Zack's Primo Team played Karen's Team every week, they would be 2-1 this season.
    • Besides Karen's Team, Zack's Primo Team would have defeated six other teams this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Karen's Team, Zack's Primo Team would be 2-0.
    • If Zack's Primo Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 21-6.
    • Besides Zack's Primo Team, Karen's Team would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
    • Timing really is everything. Zack's Primo Team would have lost to Karen's Team 105.44 - 87.68 had they played each other last week.
    • Karen's Team would be 2-0 if they played the same schedule as Zack's Primo Team.
    • If they played every team every week, Karen's Team would be 21-6.

    Game Notes

    • Although Karen's Team lost, they did put up the third-highest score for a losing team in the league this season.
    • Zack's Primo Team has beaten their projection every week this season, scoring 96.10 points against a projected 85.20 this week.
    • At 6.56 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
    • In the loss, Matt Ryan ranked fifth in the league in scoring with 23.64 points.
    • In the loss, Antonio Brown ranked 10th in the league in scoring, beating his scoring projection by 114.8%, the sixth-highest percentage in the league.
    • DeMarco Murray was a bright spot for Karen's Team in the loss with 17.10 points, the fourth-highest RB score in the league this week.
    • Despite being on the winning team, Jordy Nelson had a season-low 5.90 points against a projected 11.90 and underachieved for the second time this season.
    • Maybe pop in the tape of the best game of the season to feel better. Percy Harvin had a season-low 4.20 points in the win against a projected 9.97 and scored below his projection for the second time this season.
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