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    Hambone Pounds Paul's Pleasant Team, Moves Up to Eighth Place

    Week 11

    • Hambone
    • 3-8
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 139.3
    • Paul's Pleasant Team
    • 5-6
    • Weekly Grade: F
    • 88.2

    Hambone put on a show in this matchup, registering the highest point total they've scored this season to put a thrashing on Paul's Pleasant Team 139.30 to 88.20. This beating was revenge for a Week 2 116.50 to 106.80 loss to Paul's Pleasant Team. Paul's Pleasant Team was coming off a 61.00 to 52.60 loss against Da Bears and saw their scoring ratchet up this week. Hambone (3-8, 1,374.10 points) inches up to eighth place while Paul's Pleasant Team (5-6, 1,366.60 points) stays in fourth place.

    Top Players

      • Ryan Tannehill
      • 35.20
      • Jamaal Charles
      • 30.80
      • Le'Veon Bell
      • 28.20
      • Jordy Nelson
      • 19.90

    Smooth Moves by Hambone

    • Just call him Fred Flintstone, because he was toting the rock all day long. Jamaal Charles had 30.80 points, the highest RB score of the week and the seventh-highest RB score in the league this season.
    • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Jordy Nelson posterizing opponents. He had the fifth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 19.90 points.
    • A.J. Green scored 18.70 points, the eighth-highest WR score in the league this week.
    • With 12.00 points scored versus a projected 9.58, the Miami Dolphins Defense scored more points than projected for five straight games.
    • Hambone had most of their starters beat their scoring projection (5 out of 9).

    Toyota Roster Tune-up

    • Well, that's embarrassing. Left Cam Newton on the bench, where he ranked fifth in the league in scoring with 50.20 points.
    • Not reading the expert articles from the Hall Of Fame. And if they did, maybe they should pay better attention when they read.
    • Paul's Pleasant Team left the 34.00 points scored by the Green Bay Packers Defense on the bench this week. They beat their projected point total by 327.1%, the second-highest percentage in the league.
    • Left Coby Fleener on the bench, where he scored 17.40 points and beat his projected point total by 145.1%, the seventh-highest percentage in the league this week.
    • Pierre Garcon has now underachieved in three straight games after scoring a matchup-low 0.60 points against a projected 7.65.

    What If

    • Hambone would be 5-6 if they played Paul's Pleasant Team every week.
    • Besides Paul's Pleasant Team, Hambone would have defeated six other teams this week.
    • Were they resting their players for this week? Hambone would have defeated Paul's Pleasant Team 123.40 - 52.60 had they played each other last week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Paul's Pleasant Team, Hambone would be 6-3.
    • If Hambone had played every team in the league each week, they would be 46-53.
    • Besides Hambone, Paul's Pleasant Team would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Hambone, Paul's Pleasant Team would be 3-6.
    • If they played every team every week, Paul's Pleasant Team would be 47-52.

    Game Notes

    • Three of the six losses for Paul's Pleasant Team this season have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
    • When the going gets tough, the tough are supposed to get going. However, Paul's Pleasant Team stalled out again and extended their losing streak to four games.
    • With 139.30 points, Hambone had their highest score so far this season.
    • Hambone had their largest margin of victory so far this year at 51.10 points.
    • With the win, Hambone snapped their three-game losing streak.
    • Two of the starters for Hambone scored higher than the leading scorer for Paul's Pleasant Team.
    • Although Hambone won, it was no thanks to Shayne Graham, who scored 4.00 points and has now scored below his projection in three straight weeks.
    • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Branden Oliver scored 3.90 points against a projected 8.69 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
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