Powered by Automated Insights Noggin Knockers Pulls Out Stunner Against Stingrays, Tacks On Third Straight Win
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Noggin Knockers earned their third consecutive win when they slipped by Stingrays 97.82 - 97.36. They got a lift from Calvin Johnson, who led the team with 32.90 points and Nick Foles who had 26.02. The streak has provided big momentum for Noggin Knockers. They've climbed from 11th place to eighth since Week 9. With Noggin Knockers delivering goose eggs from two of their starters, the margin wasn't as big as it could have been. Stingrays goes to 7-4 and falls to fourth place. Noggin Knockers has now run over PopRocks&TootsiePops (130.28 - 91.98) and WO/O/WG/B/WB/G/WB/B (97.82 - 35.56).
Smooth Moves by Noggin Knockers
- With 32.90 points, Calvin Johnson had the highest WR score of the week and the seventh-highest WR score in the league this season.
- Ryan Mathews scored 15.30 points, which ranked 10th out of all the RBs in the league this week.
- Even with two starters scoring zero points, Noggin Knockers was still able to win.
- Noggin Knockers had most of their starters beat their scoring projection (5 out of 9).
- Justin Tucker exceeded scoring projections by 26.9%, with 10.00 points against a projected 7.88.
Toyota Missed Opportunities by Stingrays
- Left Ben Roethlisberger on the bench, where he led the league in scoring with 45.68 points.
- Matt Ryan scored 19.96 points against a projected 26.50 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
- Adrian Peterson had a season-low 6.50 points against a projected 17.22 and underachieved for the sixth time this season.
- Brandon Marshall had two season-lows this week. He scored a season-low 6.20 points and recorded only 43.7% of his 14.19-point projection.
- Stingrays had only 4 of their 9 starters underperform versus their projections, but they still lost.
- If Noggin Knockers played Stingrays every week, they would be 3-8 this season.
- Noggin Knockers would have beaten only three other teams besides Stingrays this week.
- Noggin Knockers would be 3-7 if they played the same schedule as Stingrays.
- If Noggin Knockers had played every team in the league each week, they would be 43-78.
- Besides Noggin Knockers, Stingrays would have been defeated by seven other teams this week.
- Noggin Knockers would have lost to Stingrays 133.48 - 97.82 had they played each other last week.
- Stingrays would be 7-3 if they played the same schedule as Noggin Knockers.
- If they played every team every week, Stingrays would be 69-52.
- Luck has not been with Stingrays, as three of their four losses have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
- The 97.82 points by Noggin Knockers was their lowest winning score of the season.
- At 0.46 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
- The 24.00 total points by the WRs on Stingrays was their lowest WR output this season.
- Noggin Knockers beat Stingrays at the top, with two of their starters outscoring the leading point-getter for Stingrays.
- Mike Wallace did little to help Noggin Knockers, underperforming versus projections for the fourth straight game with 5.90 points against a projected 11.24.
- Noggin Knockers has now won three straight games.
- Noggin Knockers improves to 2-0 and remains undefeated in upset games this season.
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