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    Tropics Rocks ryan's Team, Climbs to Fifth Place

    Week 10

    • Tropics
    • 5-5
    • Weekly Grade: A
    • 110.3
    • ryan's Team
    • 2-8
    • Weekly Grade: F
    • 53.36

    Tropics recorded the second-highest point total this week and dismantled ryan's Team 110.30 to 53.36. This win served ryan's Team a cold dish of revenge after they won a Week 1 matchup, 106.62 to 74.76. ryan's Team was led by the tag team of Matt Ryan, with 15.66 points, and Julio Jones, who scored 11.90. On top of the loss, ryan's Team had two starters score zero points (Andre Johnson and Arian Foster). Tropics (5-5, 1,026.90 points) climbs into fifth place and ryan's Team (2-8, 732.00 points) stays down in ninth place.

    Top Players

      • Aaron Rodgers
      • 36.60
      • Denard Robinson
      • 17.00
      • Matt Ryan
      • 15.66
      • Roddy White
      • 13.20

    Smooth Moves by Tropics

    • Put this performance on the season's highlight reel. Aaron Rodgers led all QBs in scoring this week with 36.60 points, also the third-highest QB score for the season.
    • Benched RB Lamar Miller, who scored fewer points than any RB in the starting lineup with 0.60.
    • With 17.00 points, Denard Robinson ranked fifth in scoring among all RBs in the league this week.
    • The 13.10 points scored by DeMarco Murray was the ninth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
    • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Ben Tate. He had the 10th-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 12.10 points.

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    • ryan's Team may have missed the opportunity for a win, but they gained an opportunity to be mercilessly taunted by Tropics. 
    • Did not start Kelvin Benjamin, who beat his projected point total by 83.7%, which was the highest percentage of either team.
    • This is how people lose everything in casinos. ryan's Team thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Matt Ryan. However, he scored 15.66 points against a projected 20.37 and has now underachieved in five straight games.
    • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Maurice Jones-Drew during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in seven straight games after scoring 1.70 points against a projected 2.42 this week.
    • ryan's Team had 2 of their 9 starters score zero points.

    What If

    • Tropics would be 8-2 if they played ryan's Team every week.
    • Besides ryan's Team, Tropics would have defeated seven other teams this week.
    • Were they resting their players for this week? Tropics would have defeated ryan's Team 111.22 - 43.00 had they played each other last week.
    • If they played the same schedule as ryan's Team, Tropics would be 4-4.
    • If Tropics had played every team in the league each week, they would be 62-28.
    • ryan's Team would have lost to six other teams besides Tropics this week.
    • ryan's Team would be 2-6 if they played the same schedule as Tropics.
    • ryan's Team would be 34-56 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Luck has not been with ryan's Team, as six of their eight losses have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
    • The 110.30 points by Tropics was their lowest winning score of the season.
    • With the loss, ryan's Team has the longest losing streak in the league, stretching back eight straight games.
    • Tropics beat their scoring projection for the sixth time this season by scoring 110.30 points against a projected 103.03. They have now overachieved three weeks in a row.
    • The margin of victory of 56.94 points was the biggest of the season for Tropics and seventh-largest in the league this season.
    • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on Tropics collectively had their best week of the season with 42.20 points.
    • Two of the starters for Tropics scored higher than the leading scorer for ryan's Team.
    • ryan's Team got 1.70 points from their RBs this week, the lowest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
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