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    Rise Up Stomps Out Burressted Dvlopment, Moves Up to Ninth Place

    Week 13

    • Rise Up
    • 3-10
    • Weekly Grade: A+
    • 178.64
    • Burressted Dvlopment
    • 6-7
    • Weekly Grade: D
    • 111.89

    Rise Up put on a show in this matchup, registering the second-highest point total this week to crush Burressted Dvlopment 178.64 to 111.89. A win is a win, but this one tastes just a bit sweeter for Rise Up who gets revenge for a 127.61 to 104.81 comeback by Burressted Dvlopment in Week 4. Burressted Dvlopment was led by the tag team of the Buffalo Bills Defense, with 24.00 points, and Jay Cutler, who scored 21.90. Rise Up (3-10, 1,591.22 points) inches up to ninth place and Burressted Dvlopment (6-7, 1,798.31 points) drops to sixth place.

    Top Players

      • Julio Jones
      • 39.63
      • Coby Fleener
      • 31.88
      • Matthew Stafford
      • 29.50
      • Buffalo Bills Defense
      • 24.00

    Smooth Moves by Rise Up

    • Coby Fleener had 31.88 points, the highest TE score of the week and the sixth-highest TE score in the league this season.
    • Rise Up saw their second-largest single-week point total by a player this season with Julio Jones scoring 39.63 points. The score was also high enough to rank sixth in the league.
    • LeSean McCoy put the team on his back with 19.90 points, the seventh-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
    • The Denver Broncos Defense had a season-high 23.00 points and beat their projected point total by 119.0%, the seventh-highest percentage in the league.
    • Rise Up had most of their starters beat their scoring projection (6 out of 9).

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    • Burressted Dvlopment may have missed the opportunity for a win, but they gained an opportunity to be mercilessly taunted by Rise Up. 
    • Left Keenan Allen on the bench, where he scored the eighth-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 119.0%, the eighth-highest percentage in the league.
    • Andre Ellington was last in the matchup in scoring with 1.20 points against a projected 16.37 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
    • The TE position was a letdown for Burressted Dvlopment, where they were outscored 31.88 - 12.38 by Rise Up.
    • 6 of the 9 starters scored less than their projected points.

    What If

    • Rise Up would be 5-8 if they played Burressted Dvlopment every week.
    • Rise Up would have beaten seven other teams besides Burressted Dvlopment this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Burressted Dvlopment, Rise Up would be 4-7.
    • If Rise Up had played every team in the league each week, they would be 39-78.
    • Besides Rise Up, Burressted Dvlopment would have been defeated by seven other teams this week.
    • Timing really is everything. Rise Up would have lost to Burressted Dvlopment 141.16 - 111.67 had they played each other last week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Rise Up, Burressted Dvlopment would be 6-5.
    • If they played every team every week, Burressted Dvlopment would be 57-60.

    Game Notes

    • Three of the seven losses for Burressted Dvlopment this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
    • Rise Up had three starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for Burressted Dvlopment.
    • It was a season-low point total for Burressted Dvlopment.
    • The margin of victory of 66.75 points was the biggest of the season for Rise Up and ninth-largest in the league this season.
    • With 178.64 points, Rise Up had their highest score so far this season.
    • The WRs on Rise Up collectively had their best week of the season with 59.26 points.
    • Burressted Dvlopment had their three-game win streak snapped in the loss.
    • Although Rise Up won, it was no thanks to Shayne Graham, who scored 5.00 points and has now scored below his projection in four straight weeks.
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