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    Gronk If Youre Horny Comes from Behind to Edge DMX's Reading Club

    Week 3

    • Gronk If Youre Horny
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: A
    • 107.38
    • DMX's Reading Club
    • 1-2
    • Weekly Grade: A
    • 105.62

    Gronk If Youre Horny (2-1, 278.46 points) recorded the highest point total this week, stealing one from DMX's Reading Club (1-2, 300.86 points) 107.38 to 105.62. A good beginning makes a good ending, and Gronk If Youre Horny took that to heart when they went into Sunday in front 28.10 to 7.50. They gave up that lead after the late Sunday games and were behind 105.62 to 99.78. However, when the dust settled, Gronk If Youre Horny was on top thanks to 7.60 points from Matt Forte on Monday Night.

    Top Players

      • Julio Jones
      • 28.10
      • Marshawn Lynch
      • 24.80
      • Jeremy Maclin
      • 21.40
      • Peyton Manning
      • 18.02

    Smooth Moves by Gronk If Youre Horny

    • Even the Wright brothers would be proud of this aerial performance. Julio Jones had 28.10 points, the highest WR score of the week and the second-highest WR score in the league this season.
    • Giovani Bernard put the team on his back with 17.40 points, the third-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
    • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Michael Crabtree have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked 10th in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 14.40 points.
    • With 10.40 points, Rob Gronkowski ranked third in the league this week in scoring among TEs.
    • Gronk If Youre Horny won even with Shayne Graham in the starting lineup, who didn't score any points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • DMX's Reading Club 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.
    • Vincent Jackson scored 7.50 points against a projected 11.16 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • With a season-low 5.40 points versus a projected 11.61, Jimmy Graham failed to meet his projection for the second time this season.
    • Note to self: don't start a player when they're going to have their worst game of the season. Dan Carpenter had a season-low 6.00 points against a projected 10.29 and underachieved for the first time this season.
    • 5 of the starters on DMX's Reading Club scored less than their projected points.

    What If

    • If Gronk If Youre Horny played DMX's Reading Club every week, they would be 2-1 this season.
    • Gronk If Youre Horny would have been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
    • If they played the same schedule as DMX's Reading Club, Gronk If Youre Horny would be 1-1.
    • Gronk If Youre Horny would be 15-12 if they played every team every week.
    • DMX's Reading Club would have beaten every other team in the league besides Gronk If Youre Horny this week.
    • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Gronk If Youre Horny would have lost to DMX's Reading Club 100.08 - 73.04.
    • If they played the same schedule as Gronk If Youre Horny, DMX's Reading Club would be 1-1.
    • DMX's Reading Club would be 17-10 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • This matchup had the top two scoring teams in the league this week.
    • DMX's Reading Club scored 105.62 points and lost. It is the highest losing score in the league this season.
    • DMX's Reading Club has had its only two losses come in close games.
    • The 1.76-point win by Gronk If Youre Horny failed to cover the 11.47-point spread.
    • Both teams topped their projections, but DMX's Reading Club performed better versus expectations than Gronk If Youre Horny and still lost.
    • Gronk If Youre Horny got the best total score from their WRs of any team this week with 47.90 points.
    • In the loss, Marshawn Lynch ranked fourth in the league in scoring with a season-high 24.80 points.
    • Jeremy Maclin played well in the loss, ranking eighth in the league in scoring and beating his scoring projection by a matchup-leading 147.1%.
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