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Joshua's Team Gets Win over ally's Team, Rises to Second Place

Week 5

  • Joshua's Team
  • 4-1
  • Weekly Grade: B
  • 97.86
  • ally's Team
  • 3-2
  • Weekly Grade: C
  • 83.18

Joshua's Team picked up the third-highest player score this week from Peyton Manning with 32.96 and defeated ally's Team 97.86 to 83.18. While each team fell short of hitting their projections, Joshua's Team scored 96.1% of a projected 101.85 points to get the win. ally's Team gave it a good shot with an improvement in scoring compared to last week's 60.66 to 57.28 loss against Luigi Alcaraz's Team. Adding insult to injury, ally's Team had a starter score zero points (Vernon Davis). Joshua's Team (4-1, 470.82 points) climbs into second place and ally's Team (3-2, 467.88 points) drops to fourth place.

Top Players

    • Peyton Manning
    • 32.96
    • DeSean Jackson
    • 21.70
    • Carolina Panthers Defense
    • 18.00
    • Marshawn Lynch
    • 17.70

Smooth Moves by Joshua's Team

  • Peyton Manning had 32.96 points, the second-highest QB score of the week and the third-highest QB score in the league this season.
  • DeSean Jackson had 21.70 points, the second-highest WR score of the week and the ninth-highest WR score in the league this season.
  • Jeremy Maclin scored 13.60 points, the ninth-highest WR score in the league this week.
  • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Le'Veon Bell. He had the ninth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 11.80 points.
  • Joshua's Team won despite having only 4 of their 9 starters exceed their scoring projection.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • ally's Team should have scored more than 97.86 in order to win. That's Hall Of Fame level insight. 
  • Did not start Justin Hunter, who beat his scoring projection with 15.90 points against a projected 7.08.
  • Michael Floyd was last on the team in scoring with 0.70 points, 8.2% of his projected 8.53, which is his lowest percentage of the season.
  • Joshua's Team had a better day at the QB position, topping ally's Team 32.96 - 14.58.
  • The 3.30 points scored by C.J. Spiller was a season-low. He had a projected 8.60-point total, and has now underachieved in three straight games.

What If

  • Joshua's Team would be 2-3 if they played ally's Team every week.
  • Joshua's Team would have beaten six other teams besides ally's Team this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as ally's Team, Joshua's Team would be 3-1.
  • If Joshua's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 28-17.
  • ally's Team would have lost to four other teams besides Joshua's Team this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Joshua's Team would have lost to ally's Team 57.28 - 53.50 had they played each other last week.
  • ally's Team would be 3-1 if they played the same schedule as Joshua's Team.
  • If they played every team every week, ally's Team would be 28-17.

Game Notes

  • The 97.86 points by Joshua's Team was their lowest winning score of the season.
  • Although ally's Team lost, they did put up the seventh-highest score for a losing team in the league this season.
  • The 14.68-point win by Joshua's Team beat the 14.46-point spread.
  • Cordarrelle Patterson scored a season-low 0.80 points and underachieved for the fourth straight week.
  • ally's Team got their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season with only 23.60 points this week.
  • Two of the starters for Joshua's Team scored higher than the leading scorer for ally's Team.
  • ally's Team had their largest margin of defeat this season.
  • The Carolina Panthers Defense scored 18.00 points, the third-highest DEF score in the league this season, but it was not enough to tip the scales in favor of ally's Team.
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