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raiders Embarrasses Tim's Great Team, Notches Fifth in a Row

Week 12

  • raiders
  • 7-5
  • Weekly Grade: A-
  • 106.32
  • Tim's Great Team
  • 4-8
  • Weekly Grade: D
  • 54.5

raiders put on a show in this matchup, registering the highest score of the week to annihilate Tim's Great Team 106.32 to 54.50. This win served Tim's Great Team a cold dish of revenge after they won a Week 3 matchup, 94.90 to 75.74. Free fallin' like Tom Petty, Tim's Great Team suffered a significant drop in scoring from last week's 73.08 to 72.90 loss against Diana's Team. To make matters worse, Tim's Great Team had four starters put up zeroes. raiders (7-5, 966.94 points) climbs into third place and Tim's Great Team (4-8, 931.32 points) sinks into ninth place.

Top Players

    • Demaryius Thomas
    • 26.70
    • LeSean McCoy
    • 19.10
    • Alfred Morris
    • 19.00
    • Matt Ryan
    • 16.52

Smooth Moves by raiders

  • Demaryius Thomas put up 26.70 points, which was the fourth-highest score in the league this week.
  • The 19.00 points scored by Alfred Morris was the fifth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
  • The St. Louis Rams Defense scored 15.00 points to beat their projected point total by 139.3%, which led the matchup.
  • raiders saw the majority of their starters (5 of 9) beat their projected point total.

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.
  • Left the Buffalo Bills Defense on the bench, where they scored the eighth-most points in the league and beat their projected point total by 133.2%, the fifth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Even though Tim's Great Team lost, only 2 of their 9 starters scored less than their projected points.
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Tim's Great Team thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Andre Johnson. However, he scored 3.60 points against a projected 10.01 and has now underachieved in five straight games.
  • Tim's Great Team tried to fight through 4 of their 9 starters getting zeros, but could not overcome it.

What If

  • raiders would be 6-6 if they played Tim's Great Team every week.
  • raiders would have been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, raiders would have defeated Tim's Great Team 87.52 - 72.90.
  • raiders would be 4-6 if they played the same schedule as Tim's Great Team.
  • raiders would be 57-51 if they played every team every week.
  • Tim's Great Team would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • Tim's Great Team would be 5-5 if they played the same schedule as raiders.
  • Tim's Great Team would be 48-60 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Luck has not been with Tim's Great Team, as six of their eight losses have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • This matchup featured both the highest-scoring team and the lowest-scoring team in the league this week.
  • It was the second time this season that Tim's Great Team has had the lowest score in the league.
  • raiders won again and is on a five-game winning streak, currently the longest in the league.
  • The loss is the third straight for Tim's Great Team and extends the longest current losing streak in the league.
  • It was the seventh-biggest margin of victory in the league this season at 51.82 points.
  • All of the points for raiders this week came from players they drafted.
  • raiders got a combined 42.70 points from their WRs, the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
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Fantasy MasterpiecesWeek 12

Fred Taylor JAC - RB 2000 vs. Pittsburgh 33 touches, 248 total yards, 4 TDs Fred Taylor earned the nickname "Fragile" because of the frequency of which he would land on the NFL injury report.

But when he was healthy, he was a sight to behold. And the pinnacle of his career was in Week 12 of '12, when he rolled up the Pittsburgh defense for 248 yards and four touchdowns. For fantasy owners, it was an amazing time to own the Jacksonville back. After sitting out the first three games of that season (we mentioned that he was fragile, right?), he returned to post modest numbers in his his three games back in the lineup. But his 10 game run to close out the '00 campaign is the stuff of legend. From Weeks 7-16, Taylor went straight games with at least 100 rushing yards. And over the final seven games of the season, he amassed a whopping 13 TDs, including a hat trick+1 in Week 12 and another hat trick (and 181 rushing yards) two weeks later.
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Week 12 Results Matchup Recap >
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106.32
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