Plantain Playaction Pulls Off Comeback over Deflate Deez Nuts to Capture Fifth Place

Week 9

  • Plantain Playaction
  • 6-3
  • Weekly Grade: C
  • 105.4
  • Deflate Deez Nuts
  • 5-4
  • Weekly Grade: C
  • 91.85

Plantain Playaction (6-3, 961.46 points) defeated Deflate Deez Nuts (5-4, 1,119.73 points) 105.40 to 91.85, led by Chris Ivory with 18.30 points and Frank Gore who had 16.70. Plantain Playaction must believe that the early bird gets the worm. They scored first and went into Sunday in front 18.10 to 0. The tide turned in favor of Deflate Deez Nuts by a 0.65-point margin following the Sunday night game. Plantain Playaction closed it out with a comeback on Monday night, thanks to 15.20 points from Philip Rivers.

Top Players

    • Chris Ivory
    • 18.30
    • Emmanuel Sanders
    • 18.00
    • Frank Gore
    • 16.70
    • Matt Ryan
    • 16.32

Smooth Moves by Plantain Playaction

  • Sat TE Jordan Cameron on the bench, where he had the lowest TE score on the team with 1.10 points.
  • With 18.30 points, Chris Ivory scored the most points in a matchup for the first time this season.
  • Frank Gore scored 16.70 points to beat his projected point total by 51.3%, which led the matchup.
  • With 10.80 points versus a projected 8.69, Duke Johnson Jr. exceeded his scoring projection by 24.3%.
  • With only 5 of their 10 starters beating their projected points, Plantain Playaction was still able to win.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Tough week, Deflate Deez Nuts. We can only assume that all your starters were on bye this week.
  • Deflate Deez Nuts picked up Robbie Gould, who then fell short of his 7.53-point projection by scoring 1.00 point.
  • Deflate Deez Nuts had 8 of their 10 starters score less than their projected points.
  • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Charles Sims during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 6.70 points against a projected 8.50 this week.
  • The best offense is a good defense. Deflate Deez Nuts got beat 12.60 - 4.27 by Plantain Playaction at the DEF position.

What If

  • If Plantain Playaction played Deflate Deez Nuts every week, they'd be 2-7 this year.
  • Besides Deflate Deez Nuts, Plantain Playaction would have beaten only three other teams this week.
  • Plantain Playaction would be 4-4 if they played the same schedule as Deflate Deez Nuts.
  • If Plantain Playaction had played every team in the league each week, they would be 35-64.
  • Deflate Deez Nuts would have lost to eight other teams besides Plantain Playaction this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Plantain Playaction would have lost to Deflate Deez Nuts 129.51 - 125.27.
  • If they played the same schedule as Plantain Playaction, Deflate Deez Nuts would be 4-4.
  • If they played every team every week, Deflate Deez Nuts would be 60-39.

Game Notes

  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on Deflate Deez Nuts collectively had their best week of the season with 31.00 points.
  • The loss snapped a three-game win streak by Deflate Deez Nuts.
  • The WRs on Plantain Playaction collectively had their worst week of the season with only 17.30 points.
  • With the win, Plantain Playaction remains undefeated in comeback games this season, improving to 3-0.
  • Plantain Playaction got 71.9% of their points from players they drafted.
  • The 91.85 points put up by Deflate Deez Nuts ranked 10th in the league this week.
  • In the loss, Emmanuel Sanders had the 10th-highest WR score in the league this week with 18.00 points.
  • Although Plantain Playaction won, Demaryius Thomas scored a season-low 7.50 points and only reached 45.3% of his projection, his lowest such percentage this season.
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