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    ally's Team Gets Dramatic Upset Against Luigi Alcaraz's Team, Rises to Fifth Place

    Week 13

    • ally's Team
    • 7-6
    • Weekly Grade: D-
    • 62.7
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team
    • 5-8
    • Weekly Grade: C
    • 61.2

    ally's Team (7-6, 1,001.62 points) should consider changing their logo to a shamrock after they managed to slip past Luigi Alcaraz's Team 62.70 to 61.20. They won despite finishing with only the ninth-highest point total in the league this week. ally's Team should feel pretty lucky, winning with just 81.4% of their 77.05 per-game average. As the saying goes, however, luck is when preparation meets opportunity. The fantasy gods have been watching over ally's Team, as this is the second lucky win like this one for ally's Team. They defeated Robert's Team65.12 to 54.70 in Week 6. They've also been on the unlucky end, coming away with one tough loss earlier this season when they scored near the top of the league in points. ally's Team has had some help in the standings this season. They are currently in fifth place, but rank just seventh in total points. It was a painful outing for Luigi Alcaraz's Team, who fell to 5-8 (961.42 points) after coming up dead last in points.

    Top Players

      • Antonio Brown
      • 23.70
      • Tom Brady
      • 17.70
      • Mason Crosby
      • 14.00
      • Marshawn Lynch
      • 11.10

    Smooth Moves by ally's Team

    • With 23.70 points, Antonio Brown led the matchup in points scored for the third time this season.
    • ally's Team was still able to pull out a win with only 2 of their 9 starters exceeding their projected points.
    • ally's Team won despite having 2 of their 9 starters score zero points.
    • Mason Crosby overachieved by 63.2%, scoring 14.00 points against a projected 8.58.

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    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team should have scored more than 62.70 in order to win. That's Hall Of Fame level insight. 
    • With 0.90 points against a projected 5.80, Pierre Garcon was last on the team in scoring and has now scored below his projection in five straight games.
    • 7 of the starters on Luigi Alcaraz's Team underperformed versus their projections.
    • The WRs on Luigi Alcaraz's Team let them down, resulting in a 34.30 - 15.00 difference at the position.
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team fell short at the K position, getting outscored 14.00 - 4.00 by ally's Team.

    What If

    • If ally's Team played Luigi Alcaraz's Team every week, they would be 8-5 this season.
    • ally's Team would not have beaten any other team in the league besides Luigi Alcaraz's Team this week.
    • ally's Team would be 4-7 if they played the same schedule as Luigi Alcaraz's Team.
    • If ally's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 51-66.
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
    • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, ally's Team would have lost to Luigi Alcaraz's Team 73.16 - 37.90.
    • If they played the same schedule as ally's Team, Luigi Alcaraz's Team would be 6-5.
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team would be 45-72 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Apparently these two squads are resting their starters for next week. They were the two lowest-scoring teams in the league this week.
    • The tragedy of being an underachiever is that Luigi Alcaraz's Team knows what they should be, but reality keeps telling them that they're wrong. They scored 61.20 points against a projected 80.02 and underachieved for the ninth time this season, including the last four weeks in a row.
    • The loss is the seventh straight for Luigi Alcaraz's Team and extends the longest current losing streak in the league.
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team was last in the league in scoring for the second time this season.
    • The ball must have grown wings this week as ally's Team got 54.7% (34.30 points) of their points at the WR position.
    • At 1.50 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
    • Although ally's Team won, it was no thanks to the Carolina Panthers Defense, which scored 2.00 points and has now scored below their projection in three straight weeks.
    • ally's Team stays undefeated in close games this season at 2-0.
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