• FirefoxUpgrade to the new Firefox »
  • Yahoo Public 853570 (ID# 853570)

    Brandon's Bold Team Stomps Out Dani's Dandy Team to Grab Fifth Place

    Week 3

    • Brandon's Bold Team
    • 2-1
    • Weekly Grade: D
    • 65.02
    • Dani's Dandy Team
    • 0-3
    • Weekly Grade: F
    • 44.7

    Brandon's Bold Team (2-1, 246.26 points) was able to smash Dani's Dandy Team 65.02 to 44.70, despite finishing with just the ninth-highest point total in the league this week. Brandon's Bold Team also put up just 79.2% of their 82.09-points-per-matchup season average. Brandon's Bold Team has had some favorable matchups, helping them reach fifth place even though they rank just sixth in total points. This was a difficult one for Dani's Dandy Team (0-3, 189.94 points) to take as, in addition to losing, they also finished dead last in the league in points.

    Top Players

      • Peyton Manning
      • 21.02
      • Michael Crabtree
      • 14.40
      • Cam Newton
      • 12.70
      • Zac Stacy
      • 12.10

    Smooth Moves by Brandon's Bold Team

    • The 21.02 points scored by Peyton Manning ranked ninth in the league in scoring this week and fourth for any player on Brandon's Bold Team this season.
    • Brandon's Bold Team won despite having only 2 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.
    • 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.
    • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Zac Stacy. He had the eighth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 12.10 points.
    • Brandon's Bold Team won despite having 2 of their 9 starters score zero points.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Dani's Dandy 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 Ladarius Green on the bench, where he exceeded his scoring projection by a league-leading 324.7%.
    • Well, that's embarrassing. Left Russell Wilson on the bench, where he ranked seventh in the league in scoring with 23.02 points.
    • Did not start Kelvin Benjamin, who scored 17.50 points, surpassing his projected points by 112.3%, the ninth-highest percentage in the league.
    • Had a chance to start Reggie Bush, who outdid his scoring projection of 9.25 points by scoring 15.90 points.

    What If

    • If Brandon's Bold Team played Dani's Dandy Team every week, they would be 2-1 this season.
    • Brandon's Bold Team would not have beaten any other team in the league besides Dani's Dandy Team this week.
    • Were they resting their players for this week? Brandon's Bold Team would have defeated Dani's Dandy Team 110.28 - 59.34 had they played each other last week.
    • If they played the same schedule as Dani's Dandy Team, Brandon's Bold Team would be 1-1.
    • If Brandon's Bold Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 11-16.
    • Dani's Dandy Team would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
    • Dani's Dandy Team would be 1-1 if they played the same schedule as Brandon's Bold Team.
    • Dani's Dandy Team would be 4-23 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Dani's Dandy Team scored the fewest points in the league this week and had the lowest score in the league this season.
    • Apparently these two squads are resting their starters for next week. They were the two lowest-scoring teams in the league this week.
    • The 65.02 points scored by Brandon's Bold Team is the lowest winning score in the league this season.
    • The 20.32-point margin of victory by Brandon's Bold Team was the largest in the league this week.
    • Despite being on the winning team, Torrey Smith scored 2.50 points against a projected 7.43 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
    • Two of the starters for Brandon's Bold Team scored higher than the leading scorer for Dani's Dandy Team.
    • Remember when they needed to remind Forrest Gump to STOP? Well, they may need to remind this group of runnings backs to GO. With 2.40 points, Dani's Dandy Team got the lowest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
    • After the beating, Dani's Dandy Team is still winless in blowouts this season with a record of 0-2.
    Brandon's Bold Team
    Dani's Dandy Team
    • Points by NFL Position
    • Top Players by Points
    • Game Flow

    Powered by Automated Insights, the leading provider of personalized content. Learn more.

    Fantasy MasterpiecesWeek 3

    Priest Holmes KC - RB 2001 vs. Washington 23 carries, 147 rushing yards, 5 receptions, 78 receiving yards, 3 TDs Holmes topped 1,000 rushing yards in his second season in the NFL as a member of the Baltimore Ravens, but he didn't start to become a household name in fantasy circles until Week 3 of the '01 season at Washington as a member of the Chiefs.

    The 225-yard, 3 TD performance against the 'Skins was the start of a four year run ('01-'05) in which Holmes would score 83 touchdowns and average 140.8 yards from scrimmage over 58-game span.
    Each week of the season we will bring you the top fantasy football performances of the past 10+ years for that week.
    Internet Explorer 8 is no longer supported by Yahoo Fantasy. Please download a supported browser.