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    Joshua's Team Beats David's Team, Streak Climbs to Three

    Week 3

    • Joshua's Team
    • 3-0
    • Weekly Grade: A
    • 109.62
    • David's Team
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: C
    • 79.9

    Not only did Joshua's Team keep their momentum alive, but they did so in a decisive fashion. They were the highest score of the week, which aided them to their third win in a row after they defeated David's Team 109.62 to 79.90. Joshua's Team is making magic happen for their team, as they have the third-highest overall point total in the league this season by averaging 106.49 points per matchup. Joshua's Team started one player with zero points while David's Team served up two goose eggs, meaning both sides missed scoring opportunities. David's Team goes to 2-1 and slides to fourth place. Joshua's Team remains undefeated having also knocked over Jaxson's Team (109.76 to 72.32) and Robert's Team (100.08 to 64.34).

    Top Players

      • Andrew Luck
      • 32.30
      • Jeremy Maclin
      • 21.40
      • Peyton Manning
      • 21.02
      • DeSean Jackson
      • 17.70

    Smooth Moves by Joshua's Team

    • Jeremy Maclin was uncoverable, scoring the second-most points by a WR this week with 21.40 points. It also ranks as the fifth-greatest game by a WR this season.
    • Peyton Manning beat his scoring projection by a season-high 13.4% to rank ninth in the league in scoring.
    • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and DeSean Jackson have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked fifth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 17.70 points.
    • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Le'Veon Bell. He had the eighth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 15.70 points.
    • The Cincinnati Bengals Defense had their highest scoring output of the season with 12.00 points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • David's 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.
    • Torrey Smith has scored below his projection in every game this season after scoring 2.50 points against a projected 7.43 this week.
    • The WR corps couldn't keep pace with their counterparts from Joshua's Team and were outscored 44.50 - 14.30.
    • 2 of the 9 starters scored zero points for David's Team.
    • Who needs offense when the defense is so dominant!? David's Team got outscored 12.00 - 6.00 by Joshua's Team at the DEF position.

    What If

    • Joshua's Team would be 1-2 if they played David's Team every week.
    • Joshua's Team would have beaten every other team in the league this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as David's Team, Joshua's Team would be 2-0.
    • If Joshua's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 21-6.
    • David's Team would have lost to four other teams besides Joshua's Team this week.
    • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Joshua's Team would have lost to David's Team 104.78 - 100.08.
    • David's Team would be 2-0 if they played the same schedule as Joshua's Team.
    • David's Team would be 19-8 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Did David's Team pay admission to see the greatest show on turf? Joshua's Team had a league-high for the week with 109.62 points, which is the sixth-highest score in the league this season.
    • Joshua's Team has topped their projected point total in every week this season.
    • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? David's Team scored 79.90 points and lost. It is the sixth-highest losing score in the league this season.
    • In the loss, Andrew Luck scored 32.30 points to lead the league, the highest score of any player on David's Team this season.
    • The margin of victory was the second-largest in the league this week.
    • Even in the loss, the 17.40 points scored by Giovani Bernard was the third-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
    • Julius Thomas put up the fourth-best TE score in the league with 7.70 points this week.
    • Maybe pop in the tape of the best game of the season to feel better. Jimmy Graham had a season-low 5.40 points in the win against a projected 11.65 and scored below his projection for the second time this season.
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