The League 2016 (ID# 780720)

Squidbillies Brings Down Mixed nuts, Drops Them into Seventh Place

Week 5

  • Squidbillies
  • 118 pts, 4-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Mixed nuts
  • 110.4 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade

Squidbillies picked up the highest player point total this week from David Johnson with 37.00 and beat Mixed nuts 118.00 to 110.40. While each team met their expectations, Squidbillies scored 2.4% more than a projected 115.29 points to get the win. T.Y. Hilton led Mixed nuts with 33.10 points while Le'Veon Bell brought in 19.90. Following a zero-point effort from Steven Hauschka, Mixed nuts was left to wonder "what might have been?". Mixed nuts (2-3, 626.70 points) drops to seventh place and Squidbillies (4-1, 544.69 points) remains in third place.

Top Players

    • David Johnson
    • 37.00
    • Ben Roethlisberger
    • 34.20
    • T.Y. Hilton
    • 33.10
    • Le'Veon Bell
    • 19.90

Smooth Moves by Squidbillies

  • A higher score than your opponent is a guaranteed way to win each week. Thank the Toyota Hall of Fame for that valuable insight.
  • Try to beat that! David Johnson scored the most points of any player on Squidbillies this season with 37.00.
  • Ben Roethlisberger had 34.20 points, the second-highest QB score of the week and the seventh-highest QB score in the league this season.
  • Squidbillies won despite having only 2 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.
  • Squidbillies won even though all three of their WRs scored below their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • 118.00 seems a lot higher when you're on the losing side of it. And the Toyota Hall of Fame knows you know that.
  • Left Tevin Coleman on the bench, where he scored 27.30 points to beat his scoring projection by 217.1%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Mixed nuts needed more points from the QB position, where Squidbillies beat them 34.20 - 13.00.
  • Lamar Miller had a season-low 2.90 points against a projected 16.99 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
  • 5 of the starters on Mixed nuts scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • If Squidbillies played Mixed nuts every week, they'd be 2-3 this year.
  • Besides Mixed nuts, Squidbillies would have defeated seven other teams this week.
  • Squidbillies would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Mixed nuts.
  • If Squidbillies had played every team in the league each week, they would be 30-25.
  • Besides Squidbillies, Mixed nuts would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Squidbillies would have lost to Mixed nuts 125.48 - 80.90 had they played each other last week.
  • Mixed nuts would be 4-0 if they played the same schedule as Squidbillies.
  • If they played every team every week, Mixed nuts would be 41-14.

Game Notes

  • Mixed nuts has beaten their projection every week this season, scoring 110.40 points against a projected 107.92 this week.
  • Hey, I'm sure Squidbillies appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, Mixed nuts had the eighth-highest losing score in the league this season with 110.40 points.
  • The 7.60-point win by Squidbillies beat the 7.37-point spread.
  • Vincent Jackson scored 5.10 points against a projected 10.07 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • Mixed nuts had their lowest output of the season with 110.40 points.
  • Squidbillies beat Mixed nuts at the top, with two of their starters outscoring the leading point-getter for Mixed nuts.
  • Although Squidbillies won, it was no thanks to Matt Forte, who scored 7.00 points and has now scored below his projection in three straight weeks.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Jason Witten scored 5.80 points against a projected 8.74 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
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