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    Bulldogs Pounds Redonkulous, Tacks On Third Consecutive Win

    Week 5

    • Bulldogs
    • 3-2
    • Weekly Grade: B+
    • 137.24
    • Redonkulous
    • 1-4
    • Weekly Grade: C
    • 95.58

    Fantasy football owners will accept any point margin to keep a win streak alive, but if you are able to win in a commanding fashion, it makes the streak all the more sweet. That is what Bulldogs accomplished this week when they put up the second-highest score of the week, and won their third win in a row, thrashing Redonkulous 137.24 to 95.58. The streak has changed the season for Bulldogs. They went from seventh place to fourth since Week 3. Redonkulous goes to 1-4 and stays put in fifth place. Bulldogs has recently blown through SLP Smokers (91.94 to 91.40) and Flatirons (124.94 to 97.28).

    Top Players

      • Matt Forte
      • 28.60
      • Andre Ellington
      • 28.40
      • Marshawn Lynch
      • 20.20
      • Phil Dawson
      • 20.00

    Smooth Moves by Bulldogs

    • Not quite the best, but pretty darn good. Matt Forte had the second-highest RB score of the week and the fifth-highest RB score in the league this season with 28.60 points.
    • The third-highest RB score of the week and the sixth-highest RB score of the season came from Andre Ellington, who scored 28.40 points.
    • The 20.00 points scored by Phil Dawson was the second-highest K score of the week and is the second-highest K score in the league this season.
    • Sat Keenan Allen, who scored fewer points than any WR in the starting lineup with 4.00.
    • The 19.00 points scored by Dez Bryant was the fifth-highest score by a WR in the league this week.

    Toyota Missed Opportunities

    • Remember that thing Redonkulous did instead of reading the expert articles from the Hall Of Fame? Shouldn't have done that. 
    • Picked up the Cincinnati Bengals Defense, which was last in the matchup in points scored with 1.00.
    • Redonkulous had 7 starters fail to reach their projections.
    • Redonkulous would have welcomed more points at WR, where Bulldogs topped them 35.50 - 15.50.
    • Our kicker can beat up your kicker. Redonkulous got outscored 20.00 - 8.00 by Bulldogs at the K position.

    What If

    • If Bulldogs played Redonkulous every week, they would be 2-3 this season.
    • Besides Redonkulous, Bulldogs would have defeated five other teams this week.
    • Had they played each other last week, Bulldogs would have defeated Redonkulous 124.94 - 96.60.
    • Bulldogs would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as Redonkulous.
    • If Bulldogs had played every team in the league each week, they would be 13-22.
    • Redonkulous would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
    • Redonkulous would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Bulldogs.
    • Redonkulous would be 15-20 if they played every team every week.

    Game Notes

    • Three of the four losses for Redonkulous this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
    • Redonkulous was last in the league in scoring and had their lowest score of the season with 95.58 points.
    • Bulldogs got a combined 57.00 points from their RBs, the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this season.
    • The loss is the fourth straight for Redonkulous and extends the longest current losing streak in the league.
    • Redonkulous got their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season with only 15.50 points this week.
    • The margin of victory of 41.66 points was the biggest of the season for Bulldogs and third-largest in the league this season.
    • The 137.24 points scored by Bulldogs is their highest score of the season and the fifth-highest in the league this season.
    • Bulldogs had two starters score more points than the highest-scoring starter for Redonkulous.
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