The Dynasty (ID# 111172)

The Van Buren Boys Smokes Longhorns

Week 3

  • The Van Buren Boys
  • 180.36 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Longhorns
  • 83.7 pts, 1-2
  • Weekly Grade

The Van Buren Boys left it all on the field in this one and put up the highest score this week to destroy Longhorns 180.36 to 83.70. This was a monumental beating, with the 96.66-point margin of victory being the highest recorded in the league this season. Longhorns, coming off a 127.90 to 85.52 win against Drew's Dominant Team, saw their scoring fall off this week. The Van Buren Boys (2-1, 457.78 points) climbs into second place and Longhorns (1-2, 325.02 points) drops to ninth place.

Top Players

    • Devonta Freeman
    • 31.70
    • Allen Robinson
    • 24.70
    • LeGarrette Blount
    • 22.50
    • Jeremy Hill
    • 21.70

Smooth Moves by The Van Buren Boys

  • Reading this matchup recap is indicative of potential Toyota Hall of Famers. You're making The Van Buren Boys look really good right now.
  • A very special special-teamer: The 17.00 points scored by Justin Tucker was the best K score of the week and is the second-highest K score in the league this season.
  • The best week among all the bellcows: Devonta Freeman had an outstanding performance with 31.70 points, the best among RBs this week and the third-highest RB score in the league this season.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Allen Robinson have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked ninth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 24.70 points.
  • The 22.50 points were a season-high for LeGarrette Blount. The score beat his 12.32-point projection by 82.6%, which also was a season-high.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Somehow, all of your players had two bye weeks this week. The Toyota Hall of Fame calls that a bye bye week. Yes, it's a bad joke, but it's still better than your score.
  • Left the Buffalo Bills Defense on the bench, where they scored 22.00 points and beat their projected point total by 287.3%, the second-highest percentage in the league this week.
  • Should have started Dwayne Allen, who underachieved, but still had more points than the starting TE with 6.50 against a projected 9.67.
  • Golden Tate scored 7.20 points against a projected 12.99 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Julio Jones had the lowest point total in the matchup with 2.60 points.

What If

  • If The Van Buren Boys played Longhorns every week, they would be 3-0 this season.
  • The Van Buren Boys would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, The Van Buren Boys would have defeated Longhorns 136.86 - 127.90.
  • The Van Buren Boys would be 1-1 if they played the same schedule as Longhorns.
  • If The Van Buren Boys had played every team in the league each week, they would be 20-7.
  • Longhorns would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
  • Longhorns would be 1-1 if they played the same schedule as The Van Buren Boys.
  • Longhorns would be 4-23 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • The Van Buren Boys had three starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for Longhorns.
  • This matchup featured both the highest-scoring team and the lowest-scoring team in the league this week.
  • Longhorns scored the fewest points in the league this week and had the lowest score in the league this season.
  • Alshon Jeffery had a season-low 12.00 points against a projected 18.13 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • With the loss, Longhorns has been blown out in each of their two losses.
  • The 96.66-point margin of victory by The Van Buren Boys was the largest in the league this week.
  • With 32.00 points, Longhorns got the lowest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
  • Maybe pop in the tape of the best game of the season to feel better. Derek Carr had a season-low 13.86 points in the win against a projected 23.16 and scored below his projection for the first time this season.
The Van Buren Boys
  • 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

Eric Metcalf Cle - RB/WR 1992 vs. LA Raiders 5 Catches, 177 yards, 3 TD catches, 10 rushing yards, 1 TD rush A dynamic, versatile threat who ranks top 15 in the NFL in career all-purpose yardage, Metcalf put his vast talents on display in this Week 3 contest against the Raiders, in which he nabbed five passes (for 177 yards), three of which he delivered into the end zone.

He also cashed in a rushing carry for a score, giving him four touchdowns on the afternoon. In the 13 games that would follow in that ’92 campaign, Metcalf would only hit pay dirt a total of three more times.
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.