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    Luigi Alcaraz's Team Wins Shocker Against david's Team

    Week 3

    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: A-
    • 100.26
    • david's Team
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 93.64

    Luigi Alcaraz's Team (fifth place, 2-1, 253.88 points) proves they are better than their record, booting david's Team (2-1, 330.90 points) out of the top spot in the league after beating them 100.26 to 93.64. Pierre Garcon led the way with 19.80 points while Fred Jackson scored 17.20. Luigi Alcaraz's Team came into the matchup as the underdog, facing a projected spread of 10.62. These two teams are tied for fifth place with 2-1 records, but it doesn't tell the whole story, as david's Team has a clear points lead, 330.90 to 253.88. Luigi Alcaraz's Team met their projections and put up 6.1% more than their projected 94.48 points, while david's Team failed to meet expectations and got just 89.1% of a projected 105.10.

    Top Players

      • Matt Ryan
      • 23.64
      • Rashad Jennings
      • 23.60
      • Pierre Garcon
      • 19.80
      • Fred Jackson
      • 17.20

    Smooth Moves by Luigi Alcaraz's Team

    • Pierre Garcon played out of his mind, scoring the fourth-most points by a WR this week with 19.80 points. It also ranks as the seventh-greatest game by a WR this season.
    • The 17.20 points scored by Fred Jackson was the fourth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
    • Reggie Bush scored 15.90 points, which ranked seventh out of all the RBs in the league this week.
    • With 10.40 points, Rob Gronkowski had the third-highest score of any TE in the league this week.
    • 5 of 9 players in the starting lineup for Luigi Alcaraz's Team topped their projected points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • david's Team may have missed the opportunity for a win, but they gained an opportunity to be mercilessly taunted by Luigi Alcaraz's Team. 
    • Left the Indianapolis Colts Defense on the bench, where they scored 17.00 points to beat their scoring projection by 112.9%, the eighth-highest percentage in the league.
    • Should have started Heath Miller, who underachieved, but still had more points than the starting TE with 5.10 against a projected 5.31.
    • Brandon Marshall had the lowest point total in the matchup with 0.60 points.
    • david's Team would have welcomed more points at WR, where Luigi Alcaraz's Team topped them 31.10 - 11.70.

    What If

    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team would be 1-2 if they played david's Team every week.
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team would have beaten six other teams besides david's Team this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as david's Team, Luigi Alcaraz's Team would be 1-1.
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team would be 14-13 if they played every team every week.
    • Besides Luigi Alcaraz's Team, david's Team would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
    • Timing really is everything. Luigi Alcaraz's Team would have lost to david's Team 111.64 - 66.06 had they played each other last week.
    • david's Team would be 2-0 if they played the same schedule as Luigi Alcaraz's Team.
    • If they played every team every week, david's Team would be 23-4.

    Game Notes

    • Even though david's Team lost, they had two players score higher than the leading scorer for Luigi Alcaraz's Team.
    • Despite being on the winning team, Andre Johnson had a season-low 2.40 points against a projected 8.93 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • It was a tough loss for david's Team, which put up the third-biggest score for a losing team in the league this season.
    • Tom Brady scored 12.66 points against a projected 18.38 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
    • Luigi Alcaraz's Team had their highest score of the season and the 10th-highest in the league this season with 100.26 points.
    • With 11.70 points, david's Team got the lowest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
    • With 33.10 points, Luigi Alcaraz's Team got the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
    • In the loss, Matt Ryan ranked fifth in the league in scoring with 23.64 points.
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