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    Chase Tromp Beats the Pants Off WillieNelson'sGuitar to Capture Third Place

    Week 6

    • Chase Tromp
    • 3-3
    • Weekly Grade: A
    • 125.62
    • WillieNelson'sGuitar
    • 1-5
    • Weekly Grade: C-
    • 79.32

    Chase Tromp left it all on the field in this one and got the highest score this week to easily dispatch WillieNelson'sGuitar 125.62 to 79.32. WillieNelson'sGuitar has had some misfortune after losing their third in a row. For WillieNelson'sGuitar, Nick Foles and Dan Bailey played the roles of Maverick and Goose, scoring 18.42 and 15.00 points, respectively. Chase Tromp (3-3, 609.44 points) climbs into third place and WillieNelson'sGuitar (1-5, 479.92 points) stays mired in the cellar.

    Top Players

      • Philip Rivers
      • 31.82
      • Matt Forte
      • 27.70
      • Nick Foles
      • 18.42
      • Arizona Cardinals Defense
      • 17.00

    Smooth Moves by Chase Tromp

    • Just call him Fred Flintstone, because he was toting the rock all day long. Matt Forte had 27.70 points, the highest RB score of the week and the fourth-highest RB score in the league this season.
    • With 31.82 points, Philip Rivers ranked sixth in the league in scoring this week and had the second-highest score of any player on Chase Tromp this season.
    • With 9.40 points, Rob Gronkowski ranked fifth in the league this week in scoring among TEs.
    • The Arizona Cardinals Defense scored a season-high 17.00 points and exceeded their scoring projection by 135.1%, which ranked seventh in the league.
    • 5 of 9 players in the starting lineup for Chase Tromp topped their projected points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Not reading the expert articles from the Hall Of Fame. And if they did, maybe they should pay better attention when they read.
    • Did not start Joe Flacco, who led the league in scoring with 42.24 points.
    • It was a bad week at RB for WillieNelson'sGuitar, who was outscored at the position 37.00 - 6.30 by Chase Tromp.
    • Zac Stacy had a season-low 3.40 points against a projected 7.15 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
    • WillieNelson'sGuitar had 6 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.

    What If

    • If Chase Tromp played WillieNelson'sGuitar every week, they would be 5-1 this season.
    • Chase Tromp would have been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
    • Had they played each other last week, Chase Tromp would have defeated WillieNelson'sGuitar 134.32 - 78.68.
    • Chase Tromp would be 3-2 if they played the same schedule as WillieNelson'sGuitar.
    • If Chase Tromp had played every team in the league each week, they would be 32-22.
    • WillieNelson'sGuitar would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Chase Tromp, WillieNelson'sGuitar would be 1-4.
    • If they played every team every week, WillieNelson'sGuitar would be 12-42.

    Game Notes

    • The matchup had both the highest-scoring and lowest-scoring teams in the league this week.
    • The margin of victory of 46.30 points was the largest in the league this week and fourth-biggest in the league this season.
    • It was the first time this season that WillieNelson'sGuitar has had the lowest score in the league.
    • The tragedy of being an underachiever is that WillieNelson'sGuitar knows what they should be, but reality keeps telling them that they're wrong. They scored 79.32 points against a projected 88.79 and underachieved for the fifth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
    • In the loss, WillieNelson'sGuitar had their highest losing score of the season with 79.32 points.
    • With the loss, WillieNelson'sGuitar has the longest losing streak in the league, stretching back three straight games.
    • Julio Jones scored a season-low 6.90 points and underachieved for the third straight week.
    • WillieNelson'sGuitar got their lowest combined scoring output from the RB position this season with only 6.30 points this week.
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