Powered by Automated Insights Little Hit Men Picks Up Win Against Raining Blood, Rises to Fifth Place
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Raining Blood had trouble producing points this week and lost to Little Hit Men 118.90 - 85.62. Even though the teams are tied for fifth place with matching 5-6 records, Raining Blood has a distinct advantage in points, 1,131.44 - 1,053.24. The win was an answer to a 145.88 - 118.00 loss to Raining Blood in Week 1.
Smooth Moves by Little Hit Men
- With 24.30 points against a projected 14.72, Marshawn Lynch ranked 10th in the league in scoring and has now overachieved in three straight games.
- Russell Wilson had the fifth-highest QB score in the league this week with 22.60 points.
- Rashad Jennings scored 20.80 points, which ranked fourth out of all the RBs in the league this week.
- Anquan Boldin exceeded scoring projections by 76.6%, with 11.60 points against a projected 6.57.
- Even with only 4 of the 9 starters scoring more than their projection, Little Hit Men was still able to win.
Toyota Missed Opportunities by Raining Blood
- Left Dwayne Bowe on the bench, where he scored 11.70 points and surpassed his scoring projection by 63.0%, the highest percentage of any player on the team.
- Hakeem Nicks has scored below his projection in five straight games after scoring 5.00 points against a projected 7.99 this week.
- Peyton Manning had a season-low 16.92 points against a projected 28.12 and underachieved for the fourth time this season.
- The Baltimore Ravens Defense did not meet their 5.39-point projection this week, the sixth time that's happened this season. Their 3.00 points were also a season-low.
- Of the 9 starters on Raining Blood, 6 underperformed versus their projections.
- Little Hit Men would be 4-7 if they played Raining Blood every week.
- Besides Raining Blood, Little Hit Men would have defeated six other teams this week.
- Little Hit Men would be 4-5 if they played the same schedule as Raining Blood.
- If Little Hit Men had played every team in the league each week, they would be 40-59.
- Raining Blood would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
- Little Hit Men would have lost to Raining Blood 98.10 - 97.78 had they played each other last week.
- If they played the same schedule as Little Hit Men, Raining Blood would be 6-3.
- Raining Blood would be 50-49 if they played every team every week.
- Raining Blood has lost six times and three of them have come to teams who beat their scoring average in that matchup.
- Raining Blood scored 85.62 points against a projected 102.79 and underachieved for the seventh time this season, including the last six weeks in a row.
- Little Hit Men won by the largest margin of victory in the league (33.28 points) for the second time this season.
- This was the second time this season that Raining Blood lost by the week's biggest margin.
- Little Hit Men got a combined 45.10 points from their RBs, the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this season.
- Raining Blood had the league's lowest score of the week for the second time this season.
- Little Hit Men beat Raining Blood at the top, with two of their starters outscoring the leading point-getter for Raining Blood.
- Steve Smith did little to help Little Hit Men, underperforming versus projections for the fourth straight game with 6.20 points against a projected 8.70.
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