Team name pending Gets Win Against Lightning Bolts, Knocks Them Back into Fourth Place

Week 6

  • Team name pending
  • 5-1
  • Weekly Grade: B
  • 68
  • Lightning Bolts
  • 3-3
  • Weekly Grade: C
  • 49

The Denver Broncos Defense and Mark Ingram are going to have sore backs tomorrow after carrying Team name pending to a victory over Lightning Bolts 68 to 49. They scored 16 and 14 points, respectively. Lightning Bolts has failed to meet expectations for three consecutive weeks, managing only 94.0% of their projected points in this matchup. Lightning Bolts was led by the tag team of Carson Palmer, with 16 points, and Steven Hauschka, who scored 12. Lightning Bolts (3-3, 376 points) drops to fourth place and Team name pending (5-1, 326 points) remains in second place.

Top Players

    • Carson Palmer
    • 16
    • Denver Broncos Defense
    • 16
    • Mark Ingram
    • 14
    • Steven Hauschka
    • 12

Smooth Moves by Team name pending

  • With 16 points, the Denver Broncos Defense was the top-scoring DEF of the week.
  • The 14 points scored by Mark Ingram was the fifth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
  • Arian Foster put the team on his back with 10 points, the eighth-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Odell Beckham Jr. have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked eighth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 9 points.
  • This is the bar, and this is the team jumping over it. Team name pending had 4 of their 7 starters exceed their projected points.

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  • If only we provided some kind of tool, like weekly articles, that would help Lightning Bolts secure a victory. Oh, WAIT, we do.
  • Left LeSean McCoy on the bench, where he scored 10 points and surpassed his scoring projection by 55.5%, the highest percentage of any player on the team.
  • With 4 points against a projected 7.76, Julio Jones did not meet his projection for the third straight game.
  • With 2 points, Andre Ellington was last in the matchup in scoring and got only 73.8% of his projected point total, which is his lowest percentage of the season.
  • Team name pending saw their RBs beat those on Lightning Bolts 24 - 5.

What If

  • If Team name pending played Lightning Bolts every week, they'd be 1-5 this year.
  • Team name pending would have beaten six other teams besides Lightning Bolts this week.
  • Team name pending would be 1-2-2 if they played the same schedule as Lightning Bolts.
  • If Team name pending had played every team in the league each week, they would be 29-23-2.
  • Besides Team name pending, Lightning Bolts would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Team name pending would have lost to Lightning Bolts 51 - 49 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Team name pending, Lightning Bolts would be 4-1.
  • If they played every team every week, Lightning Bolts would be 36-18.

Game Notes

  • Maybe the league is colluding against them. All three of the losses for Lightning Bolts this season have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • Lightning Bolts has now scored below their projected points for the last three weeks.
  • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? Lightning Bolts scored 49 points and lost. It is the fifth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Team name pending was able to win with little help from Matt Bryant, who had a season-low 3 points and is on a five-week underperforming streak.
  • Not going to name names, but some people here aren't pulling their weight. Forget it, Peyton Manning needs to step it up! He scored 11 points against a projected 16.28 in the win, and has now scored below his projection in three straight games.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Demaryius Thomas scored 5 points against a projected 7.58 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • In the loss, Rob Gronkowski scored 8 points, the seventh-highest TE score in the league this season.
  • Lightning Bolts ranked eighth in the league in scoring this week.
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