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    Baltimore Beaters Creeps Past Carlos Danger, Makes It Three in a Row

    Week 5

    • Baltimore Beaters
    • 3-2
    • Weekly Grade: C+
    • 100.54
    • Carlos Danger
    • 1-4
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 97.04

    Baltimore Beaters earned their third consecutive win when they edged Carlos Danger 100.54 to 97.04. They got a lift from the Philadelphia Eagles Defense, which led the team with 23.00 points and Drew Brees who got 19.74. The streak, which has been a shot in the arm for Baltimore Beaters, has allowed them to move up from seventh place in Week 3 to fifth place now. The outcome could have gone the other way, Carlos Danger had a starter score zero points (Vernon Davis). Carlos Danger slides to eighth place with a 1-4 record. Baltimore Beaters has now knocked over Psycho Anna (94.72 to 90.44) and Booger (106.20 to 95.88).

    Top Players

      • Philadelphia Eagles Defense
      • 23.00
      • DeSean Jackson
      • 21.70
      • Matt Forte
      • 20.60
      • Drew Brees
      • 19.74

    Smooth Moves by Baltimore Beaters

    • Is Adam Schefter in your extended family? Newly acquired the Philadelphia Eagles Defense exceeded his scoring projection by a league leading 254.4%.
    • DeMarco Murray put the team on his back with 17.20 points, the sixth-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
    • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Jeremy Maclin have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked seventh in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 13.60 points.
    • Even with only 3 of the 9 starters scoring more than their projection, Baltimore Beaters was still able to win.
    • Even with both of their RBs falling short of their projected scores, Baltimore Beaters still won.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • After that performance, we have to wonder if Carlos Danger cares about becoming a Hall Of Famer at all. That's right, you're being judged by an online recap. 
    • Missed out on an opportunity by leaving the 18.00 points scored by the Carolina Panthers Defense on the bench this week. They outperformed their projected point total by 199.4%, the second-highest percentage in the league.
    • Andre Johnson scored 5.80 points against a projected 9.71 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • The Cincinnati Bengals Defense scored the fewest points in the league this week with a season-low -3.00 points.
    • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Baltimore Beaters thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Doug Baldwin. However, he scored 5.00 points against a projected 6.88 and has now underachieved in four straight games.

    What If

    • Baltimore Beaters would be 4-1 if they played Carlos Danger every week.
    • Besides Carlos Danger, Baltimore Beaters would have defeated three other teams this week.
    • Had they played each other last week, Baltimore Beaters would have defeated Carlos Danger 106.20 - 60.48.
    • If they played the same schedule as Carlos Danger, Baltimore Beaters would be 2-2.
    • If Baltimore Beaters had played every team in the league each week, they would be 19-16.
    • Besides Baltimore Beaters, Carlos Danger would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
    • Carlos Danger would be 0-4 if they played the same schedule as Baltimore Beaters.
    • If they played every team every week, Carlos Danger would be 8-27.

    Game Notes

    • All three of the wins for Baltimore Beaters this season have come despite their opponent scoring higher than their season average.
    • Hey, I'm sure Baltimore Beaters appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, Carlos Danger had the third-highest losing score in the league this season with 97.04 points.
    • The loss is the fourth straight for Carlos Danger and extends the longest current losing streak in the league.
    • Baltimore Beaters did not cover the 21.13-point spread, winning by 3.50 points.
    • With a combined 32.50 points from their WRs, Carlos Danger got their highest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
    • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, LeSean McCoy scored 6.60 points against a projected 18.35 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
    • Baltimore Beaters underachieved in the win, recording 90.7% of their projected 110.87, while Carlos Danger performed better than expected, beating their 89.75-point projection by 8.1%.
    • Baltimore Beaters stays undefeated in close games this season at 2-0.
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