Powered by Automated Insights LeftCoast Gets Win over Sorta Dirty Midwest for Fourth Straight Win
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LeftCoast defeated Sorta Dirty Midwest 168.30 - 122.60 for a second win in as many head-to-head matchups. Sorta Dirty Midwest doesn't hold up against LeftCoast, who has an average margin of victory of 64.18 points when they play. That's significantly larger than their 41.66-point average margin of victory on the season, which ranks third in the league. This week, Josh Gordon was the winning factor, putting up 52.10 points. That's quite an upgrade over Darren Sproles, who led all players with 33.20 points the last time these teams met. LeftCoast beat Sorta Dirty Midwest 200.28 - 117.62 in Week 4 and now averages 184.29 points against them.
Smooth Moves by LeftCoast
- The 52.10 points scored by Josh Gordon was the third-highest WR score in the league this week and the fifth-best point total by a WR in the league this season.
- Justin Tucker had the highest score of any K in the league this season with 19.00 points.
- Sat Darren Sproles, who scored 11.30 points, fewer than any RB in the starting lineup.
- With 28.00 points, Matthew Stafford had the fifth-highest score of any QB in the league this week.
- Fred Jackson had 23.80 points, the seventh-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
Toyota Missed Opportunities by Sorta Dirty Midwest
- Did not start Russell Wilson, who scored 37.10 points to rank fifth in the league in scoring.
- Tony Romo has now failed to reach his projection for four straight games. This week he scored 14.90 points versus a projected 24.17.
- Dan Bailey has scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 7.00 points against a projected 8.86 this week.
- LeftCoast won the K position battle, beating Sorta Dirty Midwest 19.00 - 7.00.
- With 10.90 points, Antonio Brown had his lowest output of the season and tallied just 58.6% of his 18.59 projected points, his lowest percentage of the year.
- If LeftCoast played Sorta Dirty Midwest every week, they would be 8-5 this season.
- LeftCoast would have beaten every other team in the league this week.
- LeftCoast would have defeated Sorta Dirty Midwest 173.08 - 130.86 had they played each other last week.
- If they played the same schedule as Sorta Dirty Midwest, LeftCoast would be 7-4.
- If LeftCoast had played every team in the league each week, they would be 88-29.
- Besides LeftCoast, Sorta Dirty Midwest would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
- Sorta Dirty Midwest would be 6-5 if they played the same schedule as LeftCoast.
- Sorta Dirty Midwest would be 68-49 if they played every team every week.
- Of the losses Sorta Dirty Midwest has had, three were against opponents who topped their season scoring average that week.
- Three of the starters for LeftCoast scored higher than the leading scorer for Sorta Dirty Midwest.
- LeftCoast led the league in scoring for the fifth time this season with 168.30 points.
- LeftCoast scored 168.30 points against a projected 144.07 and beat their scoring projection for the eighth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
- Sorta Dirty Midwest had their four-game win streak snapped in the loss.
- Although LeftCoast won, it was no thanks to Wes Welker, who scored 6.80 points and has now scored below his projection in four straight weeks.
- The win was the fourth in a row for LeftCoast.
- LeftCoast got the best total score from their WRs of any team this week with 62.30 points.
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