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    Evan's Terrific Team Rallies to Inch by Zach's Team to Grab Fifth Place

    Week 14

    • Evan's Terrific Team
    • 7-7
    • Weekly Grade: D-
    • 56.58
    • Zach's Team
    • 5-9
    • Weekly Grade: F
    • 54.32

    Maybe Evan's Terrific Team will be able to figure out what the phrase "by the skin of my teeth" means after this narrow victory, edging Zach's Team 56.58 to 54.32 to remain undefeated in head-to-head matchups. Tom Brady put up 20.38 points and was the deciding factor. It was about the same as his 20.98 points in the last matchup with Zach's Team. The margin wasn't as big as it could have been, as Evan's Terrific Team had three starters score zero points. Evan's Terrific Team won 87.78 to 55.40 in Week 5, and now has a 17.32-point average margin of victory over Zach's Team.

    Top Players

      • Jamaal Charles
      • 23.10
      • Tom Brady
      • 20.38
      • New England Patriots Defense
      • 12.00
      • Antonio Brown
      • 11.70

    Smooth Moves by Evan's Terrific Team

    • Even with three starters scoring zero points, Evan's Terrific Team was still able to win.
    • The New England Patriots Defense scored 12.00 points and beat their scoring projection by 101.7%, which led the team.
    • Dan Bailey exceeded scoring projections by 22.4%, with 11.00 points against a projected 8.98.
    • With only 3 of their 9 starters beating their projected points, Evan's Terrific Team was still able to win.

    Toyota Roster Tune-up

    • Yes, your team could have been better. But if you haven't gotten behind the wheel of the bold new Camry yet, that's your real missed opportunity.
    • Well, that's embarrassing. Left Cam Newton on the bench, where he ranked second in the league in scoring with 35.34 points.
    • The Cincinnati Bengals Defense was last in the league in scoring and had a season-low -4.00 points.
    • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Giovani Bernard during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 3.60 points against a projected 10.16 this week.
    • Evan's Terrific Team had a better day at the QB position, topping Zach's Team 20.38 - 1.32.

    What If

    • If Evan's Terrific Team played Zach's Team every week, they would be 10-4 this season.
    • Evan's Terrific Team would have beaten only one other team besides Zach's Team this week.
    • Were they resting their players for this week? Evan's Terrific Team would have defeated Zach's Team 64.10 - 54.20 had they played each other last week.
    • Evan's Terrific Team would be 5-7 if they played the same schedule as Zach's Team.
    • Evan's Terrific Team would be 50-76 if they played every team every week.
    • Besides Evan's Terrific Team, Zach's Team would have been defeated by seven other teams this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Evan's Terrific Team, Zach's Team would be 2-10.
    • If they played every team every week, Zach's Team would be 32-94.

    Game Notes

    • With the loss, Zach's Team has the longest losing streak in the league, stretching back three straight games.
    • Zach's Team scored 54.32 points against a projected 68.53 and underachieved for the eighth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
    • The 56.58 points by Evan's Terrific Team was their lowest winning score of the season.
    • Evan's Terrific Team got a combined 0 points from their RBs, their lowest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
    • At 2.26 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
    • Eat. Sleep. Beat the streak. Evan's Terrific Team was finally able to overcome their five-game losing streak with the win.
    • Not going to name names, but some people here aren't pulling their weight. Forget it, Randall Cobb needs to step it up! He scored 5.70 points against a projected 11.58 in the win, and has now scored below his projection in three straight games.
    • Zach's Team remains winless in close games this season, falling to 0-2.
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