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austin's Team Blows Up lil babee's Team to Capture Eighth Place

Week 5

  • austin's Team
  • 1-4
  • Weekly Grade: A+
  • 115.44
  • lil babee's Team
  • 0-5
  • Weekly Grade: D
  • 65.3

austin's Team (1-4, 418.48 points) dismantled lil babee's Team (0-5, 392.50 points) 115.44 to 65.30, putting up the third-highest point total this season. austin's Team must believe that the early bird gets the worm. They scored first and went into Sunday in front 12.60 to 0. That lead faded away like paint in the rain by the end of the early Sunday games and they trailed 58.50 to 54.44. However, following the late Sunday games, austin's Team regained the lead for good. Then, they spent the rest of the matchup making fun of lil babee's Team to the other league members.

Top Players

    • Demaryius Thomas
    • 34.60
    • Arian Foster
    • 29.20
    • Matt Forte
    • 20.60
    • Phil Dawson
    • 20.00

Smooth Moves by austin's Team

  • Demaryius Thomas scored a league-high for the most points this season with 34.60 points.
  • The 20.00 points scored by Phil Dawson was the second-highest K score of the week and is the second-highest K score in the league this season.
  • Arian Foster seemed to take offense to this week's projected points. He ranked fourth in the league in scoring and beat his scoring projection by 141.8%, the 10th-highest percentage in the league.
  • Even with two starters scoring zero points, austin's Team was still able to win.
  • Even with only 3 of the 9 starters scoring more than their projection, austin's Team was still able to win.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • After that performance, we have to wonder if lil babee's Team cares about becoming a Hall Of Famer at all. That's right, you're being judged by an online recap. 
  • The WR corps couldn't keep pace with their counterparts from austin's Team and were outscored 50.60 - 18.50.
  • 2 of the 9 starters scored zero points for lil babee's Team.
  • Our kicker can beat up your kicker. lil babee's Team got outscored 20.00 - 8.00 by austin's Team at the K position.
  • Hate to point fingers for why a team loses, but RIGHT HERE. Victor Cruz had a season-low 2.20 points against a projected 8.13 and scored below his projection for the third time this season.

What If

  • If austin's Team played lil babee's Team every week, they would be 4-1 this season.
  • austin's Team would have beaten every other team in the league this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, austin's Team would have defeated lil babee's Team 88.42 - 74.60.
  • If they played the same schedule as lil babee's Team, austin's Team would be 0-4.
  • If austin's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 25-20.
  • Besides austin's Team, lil babee's Team would have been defeated by seven other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as austin's Team, lil babee's Team would be 1-3.
  • lil babee's Team would be 20-25 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Three of the five losses for lil babee's Team this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
  • Did lil babee's Team pay admission to see the greatest show on turf? austin's Team had a league-high for the week with 115.44 points, which is the third-highest score in the league this season.
  • It was the second-biggest margin of victory in the league this season at 50.14 points.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Percy Harvin had a season-low 3.40 points against a projected 10.09 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • It was a season-low point total for lil babee's Team.
  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on austin's Team collectively had their best week of the season with 29.20 points.
  • austin's Team snapped their four-game losing streak with the win.
  • Two of the starters for austin's Team scored higher than the leading scorer for lil babee's Team.
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Biggest Blowout

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