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    Diana's Team Inches Past Tim's Great Team, Grabs Seventh Place

    Week 11

    • Diana's Team
    • 5-6
    • Weekly Grade: C-
    • 73.08
    • Tim's Great Team
    • 4-7
    • Weekly Grade: C+
    • 72.9

    Diana's Team stays undefeated in two matchups against Tim's Great Team, and they just squeak by in this one with a final score of 73.08 to 72.90. This week, Brandon Marshall was the difference, getting 21.00 points. That's a bit of a drop-off from Jimmy Graham, who led all players with 23.80 points the last time these teams met. Diana's Team started three players with zero points while Tim's Great Team served up one goose egg, meaning both teams left points off the scoreboard. Diana's Team won 120.44 to 105.84 in Week 2, and now has a 7.39-point average margin of victory over Tim's Great Team.

    Top Players

      • Le'Veon Bell
      • 28.20
      • Brandon Marshall
      • 21.00
      • Cam Newton
      • 20.68
      • Arizona Cardinals Defense
      • 13.00

    Smooth Moves by Diana's Team

    • Brandon Marshall felt like the Rodney Dangerfield of football, 'no respect at all' with this week's projected points. He scored the 10th-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 86.1%, the ninth-highest percentage in the league.
    • Cam Newton scored 20.68 points, the fifth-highest QB score in the league this week.
    • The Arizona Cardinals Defense has now overachieved in four straight games after scoring 13.00 points against a projected 8.60.
    • Even with three starters scoring zero points, Diana's Team was still able to win.
    • Diana's Team won despite having only 3 of their 9 starters exceed their scoring projection.

    Toyota Roster Tune-up

    • Tim's Great Team probably blew their shot at becoming a Toyota Hall Of Famer with that loss, but there's a bright side. Let us know when you find it.
    • Did not start Kendall Wright, who underachieved but still scored more than any WR on the team with 7.00 points against a projected 8.16.
    • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Tim's Great Team thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Julio Jones. However, he scored 5.90 points against a projected 11.99 and has now underachieved in seven straight games.
    • With 10.60 points against a projected 13.50, LeSean McCoy did not meet his projection for the fourth straight game.
    • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Andre Johnson during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in four straight games after scoring 6.80 points against a projected 9.40 this week.

    What If

    • If Diana's Team played Tim's Great Team every week, they would be 6-5 this season.
    • Besides Tim's Great Team, Diana's Team would have defeated five other teams this week.
    • Had they played each other last week, Diana's Team would have defeated Tim's Great Team 85.64 - 59.60.
    • Diana's Team would be 4-5 if they played the same schedule as Tim's Great Team.
    • If Diana's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 48-51.
    • Besides Diana's Team, Tim's Great Team would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Diana's Team, Tim's Great Team would be 4-5.
    • Tim's Great Team would be 48-51 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • At 0.18 points, the margin of victory was the smallest in the league this season.
    • Tim's Great Team underachieved for the eighth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row, scoring 72.90 points against a projected 74.57 this week.
    • The 38.80 points by the RBs on Tim's Great Team was the season-high for combined points from the position.
    • Diana's Team stays undefeated in close games this season at 2-0.
    • All of the points for Diana's Team this week came from players they drafted.
    • With the loss, Tim's Great Team falls to 1-1 in close games this season.
    • Le'Veon Bell scored 28.20 points, the fifth-highest RB score in the league this season, but it was not enough to get a win for Tim's Great Team.
    • With 72.90 points, Tim's Great Team had the highest losing score in the league this week.
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