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Magnolia Miners Beats The Monstars

Week 2

  • Magnolia Miners
  • 213.11 pts, 1-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • The Monstars
  • 198.29 pts, 0-2
  • Weekly Grade

There's a lot of talk at the water cooler this morning about the performance of Magnolia Miners this past weekend. Rightfully so, as they got the highest score in the league this week and beat The Monstars 213.11 to 198.29. The Monstars failed to live up to expectations and scored only 97.7% of a projected 202.91, while Magnolia Miners scored 2.1% more points than projected (208.63). The Denver Broncos Defense racked up the third-highest score this week with 38.05 points for The Monstars. Magnolia Miners (1-1, 393.98 points) remains in third place while The Monstars (0-2, 369.76 points) stays in the cellar.

Top Players

    • Cam Newton
    • 41.23
    • Denver Broncos Defense
    • 38.05
    • Houston Texans Defense
    • 32.80
    • Ben Roethlisberger
    • 29.17

Smooth Moves by Magnolia Miners

  • Magnolia Miners scored massive brownie points with the Toyota Hall of Fame this week. Too bad brownie points don't count as real points. Not that you need help.
  • Greg Olsen had the most points of any TE in the league this week with 22.45.
  • Cam Newton led the league in scoring with 41.23 points.
  • The Houston Texans Defense seemed to take offense to this week's projected points. They ranked eighth in the league in scoring and beat their scoring projection by 74.3%, the third-highest percentage in the league.
  • Made the right move in benching Sammy Watkins, who had 3.00 points, the lowest total of any starting WR on Magnolia Miners.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Somehow, all of your players had two bye weeks this week. The Toyota Hall of Fame calls that a bye bye week. Yes, it's a bad joke, but it's still better than your score.
  • Left Tyrod Taylor on the bench, where he scored the sixth-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 54.0%, the 10th-highest percentage in the league.
  • The TE position was a letdown for The Monstars, where they were outscored 22.45 - 5.90 by Magnolia Miners.
  • The Monstars had 7 of their 12 starters score less than their projected points.
  • Russell Wilson fell short of his scoring projection with 17.22 points, just 66.4% of his projected 25.93.

What If

  • Magnolia Miners would be 2-0 if they played The Monstars every week.
  • Magnolia Miners would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Magnolia Miners would have defeated The Monstars 180.87 - 171.47 had they played each other last week.
  • If Magnolia Miners had played every team in the league each week, they would be 4-2.
  • In addition to Magnolia Miners, The Monstars would have lost to just one other team this week.
  • If they played every team every week, The Monstars would be 1-5.

Game Notes

  • The 14.82-point margin of victory by Magnolia Miners was the largest in the league this week.
  • With 65.72 points, Magnolia Miners got the highest combined scoring output from the QB position for any team this week.
  • In the loss, Graham Gano had the highest K score in the league this week with 18.00 points.
  • In the loss, DeAndre Hopkins had the highest WR score in the league this week with 20.80 points.
  • The Monstars ranked third in the league in scoring this week.
  • The score put up by The Monstars was the largest among losing teams in the league this week.
  • In the loss, the Denver Broncos Defense ranked third in the league in scoring, beating their scoring projection by 72.5%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • In the defeat, Ben Roethlisberger had the fifth-highest QB score in the league this week with 29.17 points.
Magnolia Miners
The Monstars
  • Points by NFL Position
  • Top Players by Points
  • Game Flow
  • Projected vs Actual Point

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