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    ally's Team Recovers Late to Eke Out a Victory over austin's Team

    Week 2

    • ally's Team
    • 2-0
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 103.64
    • austin's Team
    • 0-2
    • Weekly Grade: A
    • 99.24

    ally's Team (2-0, 221.92 points) slipped by austin's Team (0-2, 182.78 points) 103.64 to 99.24, led by Nick Foles with 18.44 points and Dez Bryant who scored 16.30. ally's Team scored first and went into Sunday in front 10.00 to 0. They gave up that lead after the late Sunday games and were behind 91.24 to 81.30. However, ally's Team treated them like a Circuit City and closed them down with a comeback on Monday.

    Top Players

      • Jordy Nelson
      • 26.90
      • Arian Foster
      • 21.00
      • Nick Foles
      • 18.44
      • Dez Bryant
      • 16.30

    Smooth Moves by ally's Team

    • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Dez Bryant have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked fifth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 16.30 points.
    • The 13.80 points scored by C.J. Spiller was the seventh-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
    • Marshawn Lynch scored 12.30 points, which ranked ninth out of all the RBs in the league this week.
    • The 14.00 points scored by the Carolina Panthers Defense outpaced their 9.23-point scoring projection by 51.6%.
    • Apparently playing within themselves was good enough. ally's Team won despite having only 4 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Not reading the expert articles from the Hall Of Fame. And if they did, maybe they should pay better attention when they read.
    • The Kansas City Chiefs Defense was last in the matchup in scoring with 1.00 point.
    • The best offense is a good defense. austin's Team got beat 14.00 - 1.00 by ally's Team at the DEF position.
    • Of the 9 starters on austin's Team, 6 underperformed versus their projections.
    • Did not take Jordan Reed (0 points) out of the starting lineup this week.

    What If

    • ally's Team would be 2-0 if they played austin's Team every week.
    • Besides austin's Team, ally's Team would have defeated six other teams this week.
    • Had they played each other last week, ally's Team would have defeated austin's Team 118.28 - 83.54.
    • If ally's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 15-3.
    • Besides ally's Team, austin's Team would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
    • austin's Team would be 9-9 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Even though austin's Team lost, they had two players score higher than the leading scorer for ally's Team.
    • ally's Team won but failed to cover the 12.29-point spread, winning by 4.40 points.
    • ally's Team won even though austin's Team performed better against their scoring projection. austin's Team beat their 87.48 projected points by 13.4%, while ally's Team outscored their 99.77-point projection by 3.9%.
    • The score put up by austin's Team was the largest among losing teams in the league this week.
    • In the loss, Jordy Nelson ranked third in the league in scoring, beating his scoring projection by 161.0%, the fifth-highest percentage in the league.
    • austin's Team could not pull out the win, but Arian Foster did perform well with the third-best RB score in the league this week, scoring 21.00 points.
    • Demaryius Thomas did his best in the loss, ranking 10th among all WRs in the league with 12.20 points.
    • austin's Team got the second-highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week with 26.70 points.
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