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cassie's Team Smashes tina's Team, Grabs Third Place

Week 5

  • cassie's Team
  • 3-2
  • Weekly Grade: D
  • 80.94
  • tina's Team
  • 1-4
  • Weekly Grade: D
  • 54.54

cassie's Team got 25.20 points from Eddie Lacy and 18.24 from Aaron Rodgers to demolish tina's Team 80.94 to 54.54. There is the good, the bad, the ugly, and then there is this. The 26.40-point margin of victory is the fifth-highest in the league this season. Following an 83.12 to 34.58 win against min's Team, tina's Team saw their scoring shrink this week. Both teams left points off the scoreboard in this one, as cassie's Team started one player with zero points and tina's Team also served up one. cassie's Team (3-2, 438.30 points) climbs into third place and tina's Team (1-4, 382.86 points) stays down in eighth place.

Top Players

    • Eddie Lacy
    • 25.20
    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 18.24
    • Matt Ryan
    • 15.64
    • Vincent Jackson
    • 14.40

Smooth Moves by cassie's Team

  • Eddie Lacy didn't have the best score of the week, but there ain't no shame in his game. He had 25.20 points, the third-highest RB score of the week and the sixth-highest RB score in the league this season.
  • cassie's Team won despite having only 2 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.
  • Starter Kyle Rudolph put up a zero, but cassie's Team still won.
  • cassie's Team won even though all three of their WRs scored below their projected points.

Toyota Missed Opportunities

  • tina's Team may have missed the opportunity for a win, but they gained an opportunity to be mercilessly taunted by cassie's Team. 
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. cassie's Team thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Brandon Marshall. However, he scored 4.40 points against a projected 11.21 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • The RBs on tina's Team let them down, getting outgunned by the RBs on cassie's Team 32.40 - 5.40.
  • After a season-low 0.70 points against a projected 12.68, Calvin Johnson has scored below his projection in four straight games.
  • Gotta hit rock button before you can start to rise. It was a season-low 2.70 points for Alfred Morris this week. It was also a season-low for his performance versus projections, reaching only 26.7% of a projected point total of 10.12.

What If

  • If cassie's Team played tina's Team every week, they would be 3-2 this season.
  • cassie's Team would have beaten three other teams besides tina's Team this week.
  • cassie's Team would be 3-1 if they played the same schedule as tina's Team.
  • If cassie's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 30-15.
  • tina's Team would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, cassie's Team would have lost to tina's Team 83.12 - 76.98.
  • If they played the same schedule as cassie's Team, tina's Team would be 1-3.
  • tina's Team would be 18-27 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • It was the lowest score of the season for tina's Team. Their 54.54 points were also last in the league in scoring for the week.
  • cassie's Team scored 80.94 points against a projected 91.79 and underachieved for the fourth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
  • cassie's Team was able to win with little help from Cordarrelle Patterson, who had a season-low 0.80 points and is on a four-week underperforming streak.
  • The 26.40-point margin of victory was the biggest of the season for cassie's Team and fifth-largest in the league this season.
  • tina's Team got a combined 5.40 points from their RBs, their lowest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
  • With a combined 32.40 points from their RBs, cassie's Team got their highest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
  • cassie's Team beat tina's Team at the top, with two of their starters outscoring the leading point-getter for tina's Team.
  • tina's Team had their largest margin of defeat this season.
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