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    A Different Breed Gets Win Against Head of State Nate, Takes Revenge

    Week 13

    • A Different Breed
    • 8-5
    • Weekly Grade: B
    • 116.6
    • Head of State Nate
    • 6-7
    • Weekly Grade: B-
    • 103.2

    A Different Breed played out of their minds, registering the second-highest score in the league this week to get past Head of State Nate 116.60 to 103.20. After all the blood, sweat, and tears, A Different Breed has finally reached the promised land. Now don't blow it in the playoffs. This win was revenge for a Week 4 123.42 to 65.16 waxing by Head of State Nate. A Different Breed (8-5, 1,421.26 points) remains in third place while Head of State Nate (6-7, 1,351.28 points) stays in fifth place.

    Top Players

      • Andrew Luck
      • 33.80
      • Le'Veon Bell
      • 31.40
      • Buffalo Bills Defense
      • 18.00
      • Tom Brady
      • 17.70

    Smooth Moves by A Different Breed

    • Le'Veon Bell didn't have the best score of the week, but there ain't no shame in his game. He had 31.40 points, the second-highest RB score of the week and the fourth-highest RB score in the league this season.
    • Sat Terrance West, who scored 1.60 points, fewer than any RB in the starting lineup.
    • A Different Breed won despite having only 2 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.
    • Arian Foster scored 16.50 points, which ranked eighth out of all the RBs in the league this week.
    • With 14.00 points versus a projected 7.75, the Philadelphia Eagles Defense exceeded their scoring projection by 80.7%.

    Toyota Roster Tune-up

    • Head of State Nate 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.
    • Head of State Nate left the 19.20 points scored by Kendall Wright on the bench this week. He beat his projected point total by 167.5%, the sixth-highest percentage in the league.
    • Doug Martin, who was left on the bench, exceeded his 6.46-point projection with 12.10 points.
    • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Shane Vereen during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 3.20 points against a projected 8.17 this week.
    • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Head of State Nate thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Shayne Graham. However, he scored 5.00 points against a projected 8.90 and has now underachieved in three straight games.

    What If

    • If A Different Breed played Head of State Nate every week, they would be 9-4 this season.
    • A Different Breed would have beaten seven other teams besides Head of State Nate this week.
    • A Different Breed would be 9-2 if they played the same schedule as Head of State Nate.
    • A Different Breed would be 87-30 if they played every team every week.
    • Head of State Nate would have lost to four other teams besides A Different Breed this week.
    • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, A Different Breed would have lost to Head of State Nate 107.32 - 104.96.
    • Head of State Nate would be 6-5 if they played the same schedule as A Different Breed.
    • Head of State Nate would be 70-47 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Looks like teams bring their A game when they see them on the schedule. Of the losses Head of State Nate has had, five were against opponents who topped their season scoring average that week.
    • Although Head of State Nate lost, they did put up the seventh-highest score for a losing team in the league this season.
    • A Different Breed did not cover the 18.47-point spread, winning by 13.40 points.
    • Dan Bailey scored a season-low 4.00 points and underachieved for the sixth straight week.
    • In the loss, the Buffalo Bills Defense scored 18.00 points against a projected 8.06 and has now overachieved in five straight games.
    • Mychal Rivera did little to help A Different Breed, underperforming versus projections for the third straight game with 2.10 points against a projected 5.87.
    • A Different Breed underachieved in the win, recording 96.1% of their projected 121.30, while Head of State Nate performed better than expected, beating their 102.82-point projection by 0.4%.
    • A Different Breed got the best total score from their RBs of any team this week with 59.00 points.
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