Sacks and the City (ID# 473719)

MEGatron Beats Zeke-A-Leek

Week 3

  • MEGatron
  • 96.48 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Zeke-A-Leek
  • 81.96 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade

Like some kind of dynamic duo, Charles Sims and the New England Patriots Defense carried MEGatron, leading the way to a 96.48 to 81.96 victory over Zeke-A-Leek. They put up 18.40 and 18.00 points, respectively. While each team fell short of hitting their projections, MEGatron scored 98.9% of a projected 97.53 points to get the win. Ezekiel Elliott led Zeke-A-Leek with 16.00 points while Demaryius Thomas brought in 14.00. MEGatron (2-1, 253.74 points) climbs into sixth place and Zeke-A-Leek (2-1, 290.18 points) drops to fourth place.

Top Players

    • Charles Sims
    • 18.40
    • New England Patriots Defense
    • 18.00
    • Allen Robinson
    • 17.70
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 16.00

Smooth Moves by MEGatron

  • 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.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Allen Robinson posterizing opponents. He had the ninth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 17.70 points.
  • Charles Sims scored a season-high 18.40 points and beat his scoring projection by 49.7%, which also is a season-high.
  • With 18.00 points, the New England Patriots Defense had their highest output of the season and beat their projected point total by a season-high 124.3%.
  • With 11.00 points, Mason Crosby had his highest score of the season and beat his projected point total by a season-high 30.0%.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • The fact that you're reading this means you have internet connection. Unfortunately, that's one less thing to blame your loss on. Don't tell the Hall.
  • Left Terrelle Pryor Sr. on the bench, where he scored 23.90 points and beat his projected point total by 186.9%, the sixth-highest percentage in the league this week.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Chris Ivory, who then scored below his 7.04-point projection with 2.30 points.
  • The best offense is a good defense. Zeke-A-Leek got beat 18.00 - 8.00 by MEGatron at the DEF position.
  • Note to self: don't start a player when they're going to have their worst game of the season. Derek Carr had a season-low 12.86 points against a projected 19.89 and underachieved for the first time this season.

What If

  • If MEGatron played Zeke-A-Leek every week, they'd be 1-2 this year.
  • Besides Zeke-A-Leek, MEGatron would have defeated five other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Zeke-A-Leek, MEGatron would be 1-1.
  • If MEGatron had played every team in the league each week, they would be 13-20.
  • Zeke-A-Leek would have lost to eight other teams besides MEGatron this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, MEGatron would have lost to Zeke-A-Leek 107.46 - 81.96.
  • Zeke-A-Leek would be 1-1 if they played the same schedule as MEGatron.
  • Zeke-A-Leek would be 17-16 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • MEGatron had three starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for Zeke-A-Leek.
  • Randall Cobb had a season-low 3.30 points against a projected 9.95 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • MEGatron scored 96.48 points against a projected 97.53 and has underachieved every week this season.
  • It was a tough loss for Zeke-A-Leek, which put up the 10th-biggest score for a losing team in the league this season.
  • MEGatron won by 14.52 points, covering the 7.75-point spread.
  • MEGatron had their highest score of the season with 96.48 points.
  • Zeke-A-Leek ranked 10th in the league in scoring this week.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Ben Roethlisberger had a season-low 7.98 points against a projected 20.49 and underachieved for the first time this season.
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