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Jaxson's Team Comes Back to Shock Robert's Team, Climbs to Seventh Place

Week 3

  • Jaxson's Team
  • 1-2
  • Weekly Grade: C+
  • 76.62
  • Robert's Team
  • 0-3
  • Weekly Grade: C-
  • 71.38

Facing a 21.66-point deficit on Sunday night, Jaxson's Team (1-2, 214.92 points) came from behind to get past Robert's Team 76.62 to 71.38, despite getting just the eighth-highest point total in the league this week. The matchup was painful for Robert's Team (0-3, 202.46 points), who not only lost, but also ended up ninth in the league in points. Drew Brees led Jaxson's Team in scoring this week with 19.52 points.

Top Players

    • Drew Brees
    • 19.52
    • Tony Romo
    • 17.08
    • Michael Crabtree
    • 14.40
    • Pittsburgh Steelers Defense
    • 14.00

Smooth Moves by Jaxson's Team

  • With 12.90 points, Greg Olsen had the second-highest TE score of the week and the 10th-best TE score in the league this season.
  • Jaxson's Team was still able to pull out a win with only 2 of their 9 starters exceeding their projected points.
  • The 14.00 points were a season-high for the Pittsburgh Steelers Defense. The score beat their 5.77-point projection by 142.8%, which also was a season-high.
  • Even with a zero from starter Jamaal Charles, Jaxson's Team was still able to win.
  • Jaxson's Team won even though all three of their WRs scored below their projected points.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • Robert's Team should have scored more than 76.62 in order to win. That's Hall Of Fame level insight. 
  • Left Bishop Sankey on the bench, where he scored 7.00 points and beat his projected point total by 155.6%, the second-highest percentage in the league this week.
  • Should have started Emmanuel Sanders, who beat his scoring projection with 14.90 points against a projected 8.36.
  • Did not start Eli Manning, who led the team in scoring with 17.26 points.
  • With 1.70 points against a projected 8.57, Keenan Allen was last on the team in scoring and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.

What If

  • If Jaxson's Team played Robert's Team every week, they would be 3-0 this season.
  • Besides Robert's Team, Jaxson's Team would have beaten only one other team this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Jaxson's Team would have defeated Robert's Team 65.98 - 64.34.
  • If they played the same schedule as Robert's Team, Jaxson's Team would be 0-2.
  • Jaxson's Team would be 5-22 if they played every team every week.
  • Robert's Team would have lost to seven other teams besides Jaxson's Team this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Jaxson's Team, Robert's Team would be 0-2.
  • If they played every team every week, Robert's Team would be 2-25.

Game Notes

  • Despite being on the winning team, Larry Fitzgerald had a season-low 1.40 points against a projected 9.44 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • It was a tough loss for Robert's Team, which put up the ninth-biggest score for a losing team in the league this season.
  • Robert's Team scored 71.38 points against a projected 89.21 and has underachieved every week this season.
  • The 5.24-point margin of victory was the smallest in the league this week.
  • Jaxson's Team had their highest score of the season with 76.62 points.
  • Jaxson's Team won while scoring the fewest total points of any winning team in the league this week.
  • Robert's Team scored 71.38 points, ranking them ninth in the league in scoring.
  • Michael Crabtree did his best in the loss, ranking 10th among all WRs in the league with 14.40 points.
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