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    nancy's Team Gives the Business to George's Genius Team, Moves Up to Sixth Place

    Week 13

    • nancy's Team
    • 6-7
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 104.66
    • George's Genius Team
    • 6-7
    • Weekly Grade: F
    • 32.96

    the St. Louis Rams Defense, whose 32.00 points were the third-highest point total by a player this week, carried nancy's Team past George's Genius Team 104.66 to 32.96. This win served George's Genius Team a cold dish of revenge after they won a Week 4 matchup, 90.08 to 88.58. George's Genius Team, coming off a 110.40 to 67.84 loss against matthew's Team, saw their scoring sink this week. With nancy's Team delivering goose eggs from two of their starters, the margin could have been bigger. nancy's Team (6-7, 1,093.84 points) climbs into sixth place while George's Genius Team (6-7, 1,062.90 points) drops to seventh place.

    Top Players

      • St. Louis Rams Defense
      • 32.00
      • Torrey Smith
      • 18.50
      • Cam Newton
      • 15.66
      • Matt Prater
      • 12.00

    Smooth Moves by nancy's Team

    • By the beard of Zeus that's a lot of points for a defense. With 32.00 points, the St. Louis Rams Defense had the highest point total to date for all defenses.
    • Torrey Smith scored 18.50 points, the eighth-highest WR score in the league this week.
    • Matt Prater had his highest output of the season with 12.00 points against a projected 8.00 and has now overachieved in five straight games.
    • Even with two starters scoring zero points, nancy's Team was still able to win.
    • With only 3 of their 9 starters beating their projected points, nancy's Team was still able to win.

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    • George's Genius Team probably blew their shot at becoming a Toyota Hall Of Famer with that loss, but there's a bright side. Let us know when you find it.
    • All nine players in the starting lineup scored less than their projected points.
    • This is one of those mistakes that you continuously think about for ten years. Did not start Philip Rivers, who scored 28.22 points to rank sixth in the league in scoring.
    • George's Genius Team left the 8.60 points scored by Miles Austin on the bench this week. He beat his projected point total by 104.5%, the ninth-highest percentage in the league.
    • Jeremy Hill, who George's Genius Team picked up this week, scored below his 11.44-point projection with 5.20 points.

    What If

    • If nancy's Team played George's Genius Team every week, they would be 7-6 this season.
    • nancy's Team would have beaten four other teams besides George's Genius Team this week.
    • Were they resting their players for this week? nancy's Team would have defeated George's Genius Team 83.20 - 67.84 had they played each other last week.
    • If they played the same schedule as George's Genius Team, nancy's Team would be 3-8.
    • nancy's Team would be 54-63 if they played every team every week.
    • George's Genius Team would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
    • George's Genius Team would be 6-5 if they played the same schedule as nancy's Team.
    • If they played every team every week, George's Genius Team would be 55-62.

    Game Notes

    • Looks like teams bring their A game when they see them on the schedule. Of the losses George's Genius Team has had, six were against opponents who topped their season scoring average that week.
    • nancy's Team had six starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for George's Genius Team.
    • The 71.70-point margin of victory was the largest in the league this week and fifth-biggest in the league this season.
    • George's Genius Team was last in the league in scoring and had their lowest score of the season with 32.96 points.
    • nancy's Team scored 104.66 points against a projected 94.75 and beat their scoring projection for the ninth time this season, including the last six weeks in a row.
    • The tragedy of being an underachiever is that George's Genius Team knows what they should be, but reality keeps telling them that they're wrong. They scored 32.96 points against a projected 96.95 and underachieved for the eighth time this season, including the last six weeks in a row.
    • nancy's Team inflicted some pain in the big win and is now 4-3 in blowouts this year.
    • George's Genius Team has now lost three games in a row.
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