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Ashley's Team Tramples T's Tip-Top Team

Week 5

  • Ashley's Team
  • 3-2
  • Weekly Grade: A
  • 117.84
  • T's Tip-Top Team
  • 2-3
  • Weekly Grade: C
  • 79.16

Ashley's Team left it all on the field in this one and registered the second-highest point total this season to crush T's Tip-Top Team 117.84 to 79.16. There is the good, the bad, the ugly, and then there is this. The 38.68-point margin of victory is the third-highest in the league this season. T's Tip-Top Team put in a solid effort with an increase in point total compared to last week's 55.30 to 45.30 win against unicornscore. Adding insult to injury, T's Tip-Top Team had a starter score zero points (Mike Wallace). Ashley's Team (3-2, 429.48 points) remains in fifth place while T's Tip-Top Team (2-3, 380.72 points) stays in seventh place.

Top Players

    • Demaryius Thomas
    • 34.60
    • Peyton Manning
    • 32.96
    • Arian Foster
    • 29.20
    • Carolina Panthers Defense
    • 18.00

Smooth Moves by Ashley's Team

  • Demaryius Thomas set the league season-high for total points in a week with 34.60.
  • Rob Gronkowski had 16.00 points, the third-highest TE score of the week and the eighth-highest TE score in the league this season.
  • With 29.20 points, Arian Foster got the fourth-largest point total in the league and beat his projected points by 141.8%, which was the 10th-biggest percentage in the league.
  • Apparently playing within themselves was good enough. Ashley's Team won despite having only 4 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.
  • Scored 117.84 points from players in the starting lineup versus 57.62 points from players left on the bench for the highest starter/bench scoring ratio of the season for Ashley's Team.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • T's Tip-Top Team may have missed the opportunity for a win, but they gained an opportunity to be mercilessly taunted by Ashley's Team. 
  • Did not start Frank Gore, who underachieved but still scored more than any RB on the team with 10.80 points against a projected 10.92.
  • Should have started Robbie Gould, who underachieved, but still had more points than the starting K with 7.00 against a projected 7.77.
  • Did not start Brandin Cooks, who underachieved but still scored more than any WR on the team with 7.10 points against a projected 8.92.
  • It was a poor performance for T's Tip-Top Team at WR, where they were outdone by Ashley's Team 43.10 - 5.40.

What If

  • Ashley's Team would be 4-1 if they played T's Tip-Top Team every week.
  • Ashley's Team would have been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Ashley's Team would have defeated T's Tip-Top Team 75.52 - 55.30 had they played each other last week.
  • Ashley's Team would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as T's Tip-Top Team.
  • If Ashley's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 23-22.
  • Besides Ashley's Team, T's Tip-Top Team would have been defeated by five other teams this week.
  • T's Tip-Top Team would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as Ashley's Team.
  • T's Tip-Top Team would be 16-29 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • All three of the losses for T's Tip-Top Team this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
  • Did T's Tip-Top Team pay admission to see the greatest show on turf? Ashley's Team had a league-high for the week with 117.84 points, which is the second-highest score in the league this season.
  • T's Tip-Top Team underachieved for the fourth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row, scoring 79.16 points against a projected 84.64 this week.
  • It was the third-biggest margin of victory in the league this season at 38.68 points.
  • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? T's Tip-Top Team scored 79.16 points and lost. It is the eighth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on Ashley's Team collectively had their best week of the season with 32.10 points.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Marques Colston scored 6.30 points against a projected 8.00 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
  • They may need to check dentals records to identidy this victim. T's Tip-Top Team had their worst loss of the season, losing by 38.68 points.
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