Powered by Automated Insights da Bears Puts the Kibosh on Money Player, Moves to Second Place
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Money Player had a shaky performance this week and lost to da Bears 90.60 - 75.10. Money Player is headed for a lost season, and doesn't have a win to speak of yet. Aaron Rodgers led Money Player with 19.70 points while Jordy Nelson racked up 17.30. da Bears started one player with zero points while Money Player served up two goose eggs, meaning both teams left points off the scoreboard. da Bears (4-2, 654.86 points) climbs into second place while Money Player (0-6, 543.66 points) stays locked in the cellar.
Smooth Moves by da Bears
- Brandon Marshall led the matchup in scoring with 20.70 points, his highest output of the season.
- da Bears was still able to pull out a win with only 2 of their 10 starters exceeding their projected points.
- Robbie Gould scored a season-high 12.00 points and beat his scoring projection by a season-high 53.8%.
- Starter the New York Giants Defense put up a zero, but da Bears still won.
- da Bears won even though both of their RBs scored below their projected points.
Toyota Missed Opportunities by Money Player
- Did not start Kyle Rudolph, who scored 15.70 points, surpassing his projected points by 219.1%, the second-highest percentage in the league.
- Montee Ball scored 1.50 points against a projected 4.36 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
- With 3.30 points against a projected 7.09, Joique Bell did not meet his projection for the third straight game.
- Money Player had 2 of their 10 starters score zero points.
- Money Player fell short at the K position, getting outscored 12.00 - 4.00 by da Bears.
- If da Bears played Money Player every week, they would be 4-2 this season.
- da Bears would have beaten three other teams besides Money Player this week.
- Had they played each other last week, da Bears would have defeated Money Player 113.76 - 62.16.
- If they played the same schedule as Money Player, da Bears would be 2-3.
- If da Bears had played every team in the league each week, they would be 22-20.
- Money Player would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
- Money Player would be 1-4 if they played the same schedule as da Bears.
- If they played every team every week, Money Player would be 10-32.
- It was the third time this season that Money Player has had the lowest score in the league.
- Money Player scored 75.10 points against a projected 86.62 and underachieved for the fifth time this season, including the last four weeks in a row.
- da Bears did not cover the 22.11-point spread, winning by 15.50 points.
- da Bears won even though Money Player performed better against their scoring projection. Money Player scored 86.7% of their 86.62 projected points, while da Bears recorded 83.3% of their 108.73-point projection.
- Money Player is in last place in the standings, the fourth week that they have found themselves there this season.
- da Bears won despite failing to reach their projected point total, improving to 2-2 when doing so. Money Player also failed to reach their point expectation and falls to 0-5 in such games.
- Even in the loss, the 19.70 points by Aaron Rodgers was the fourth-highest score of any QB in the league this week.
- Money Player could not close out the win even with the help of Jordy Nelson, who scored 17.30 points, the fifth-highest score among all WRs in the league for the week.
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