BetterThanLastYear Puts the Kibosh on Belichick Yo Self, Rises to Third Place

Week 4

  • BetterThanLastYear
  • 3-1
  • Weekly Grade: B+
  • 116.53
  • Belichick Yo Self
  • 3-1
  • Weekly Grade: C
  • 98.25

BetterThanLastYear (3-1, 542.31 points) got the win over Belichick Yo Self (3-1, 510.93 points) 116.53 to 98.25, led by Le'Veon Bell with 24.50 points. BetterThanLastYear was the first to put points on the board and by Sunday was already in front 36.76 to 0. That lead faded away like paint in the rain by the end of the early Sunday games and they trailed 79.05 to 63.93. However, following the late Sunday games, BetterThanLastYear regained the lead for good. Then, they spent the rest of the matchup making fun of Belichick Yo Self to the other league members.

Top Players

    • Le'Veon Bell
    • 24.50
    • Carolina Panthers Defense
    • 19.03
    • Jamaal Charles
    • 17.50
    • Danny Woodhead
    • 15.80

Smooth Moves by BetterThanLastYear

  • Le'Veon Bell ranked fourth in the league in scoring with 24.50 points, his highest output of the season.
  • The 15.20 points scored by Keenan Allen was the 10th-highest score by a WR in the league this week.
  • With 12.00 points, Brandon McManus beat his 7.88 projected point total by a team-leading 52.3%.
  • The 15.80 points scored by Danny Woodhead outpaced his 10.67-point scoring projection by 48.1%.
  • Did you use any black magic this week? BetterThanLastYear was still able to pull out a win with only 4 of their 10 starters exceeding their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Remember that time you thought, "I don't need help from your stinking articles. I can beat BetterThanLastYear on my own." How'd it work out for you?
  • Josh Brown, who Belichick Yo Self picked up this week, scored below his 7.98-point projection with 4.00 points.
  • Lost the matchup even though BetterThanLastYear had their lowest-scoring week of the season.
  • BetterThanLastYear saw their RBs beat those on Belichick Yo Self 52.20 - 24.60.
  • Belichick Yo Self had no luck at the K position, losing the point battle 12.00 - 4.00 to BetterThanLastYear.

What If

  • If BetterThanLastYear played Belichick Yo Self every week, they would be 4-0 this season.
  • BetterThanLastYear would have beaten six other teams besides Belichick Yo Self this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, BetterThanLastYear would have defeated Belichick Yo Self 150.25 - 143.28.
  • If they played the same schedule as Belichick Yo Self, BetterThanLastYear would be 3-0.
  • BetterThanLastYear would be 33-11 if they played every team every week.
  • Besides BetterThanLastYear, Belichick Yo Self would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as BetterThanLastYear, Belichick Yo Self would be 2-1.
  • If they played every team every week, Belichick Yo Self would be 27-17.

Game Notes

  • BetterThanLastYear scored 116.53 points against a projected 115.33 and has overachieved every week this season.
  • BetterThanLastYear got a combined 26.30 points from their WRs, their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • It was a season-low point total for Belichick Yo Self.
  • BetterThanLastYear had their largest margin of victory so far this year at 18.28 points.
  • Belichick Yo Self could not extend their three-game win streak.
  • Belichick Yo Self got a combined 24.60 points from their RBs, their lowest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
  • BetterThanLastYear overachieved and improves to 3-1 when doing so, while Belichick Yo Self fell short of their projection. They are now 0-1 when scoring less than expected.
  • The Carolina Panthers Defense played well in the loss with 19.03 points, the highest score of any DEF in the league this week.
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