The Dynasty (ID# 111172)

A Nuking To Remember Stuns Salvi's Beasts, Moves to Second Place

Week 9

  • A Nuking To Remember
  • 164.5 pts, 5-4
  • Weekly Grade
  • Salvi's Beasts
  • 123.3 pts, 5-4
  • Weekly Grade

A Nuking To Remember got 32.18 points from Aaron Rodgers and 31.70 from Latavius Murray to defeat Salvi's Beasts 164.50 to 123.30. They came into the matchup as a 24.20-point underdog. These two teams are tied for second place with 5-4 records, but it smells like BS, as A Nuking To Remember knows they're the much better squad, leading in total points 1,351.88 to 1,227.70. A Nuking To Remember has beaten expectations four weeks straight and put up 26.6% more points than projected in this matchup.

Top Players

    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 32.18
    • Latavius Murray
    • 31.70
    • DuJuan Harris
    • 23.20
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 22.70

Smooth Moves by A Nuking To Remember

  • A Nuking To Remember scored massive brownie points with the Toyota Hall of Fame this week. Too bad brownie points don't count as real points. Not that you need help.
  • Acquired DuJuan Harris, who exceeded his scoring projection by 121.8%, the eighth-highest percentage in the league.
  • If this was college, Aaron Rodgers would expect to get a sleeve of helmet stickers. He ranked fourth in the league in scoring this week with 32.18 points. It was also the fifth-highest score of any player on A Nuking To Remember this season.
  • With 31.70 points, Latavius Murray ranked sixth in the league in scoring and beat his scoring projection by 168.4%, which was the highest percentage in the matchup.
  • The 13.60 points scored by Austin Hooper, who A Nuking To Remember picked up this week, beat his projected point total of 8.83 by 54.0%.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • 164.50 seems a lot higher when you're on the losing side of it. And the Toyota Hall of Fame knows you know that.
  • Left Jason Witten on the bench, where he scored 27.40 points and beat his projected point total by 168.4%, the third-highest percentage in the league this week.
  • Could have started Ben Roethlisberger, who underachieved, but still had more points than the starting QB with 20.86 against a projected 23.36.
  • All that glitters is not gold. Picked up Blair Walsh, who scored 4.00 points against his projected 8.83.
  • Theo Riddick had two season-lows this week. He scored a season-low 8.60 points and recorded only 58.5% of his 14.70-point projection.

What If

  • If A Nuking To Remember played Salvi's Beasts every week, they'd be 5-4 this season.
  • Besides Salvi's Beasts, A Nuking To Remember would have defeated six other teams this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, A Nuking To Remember would have defeated Salvi's Beasts 167.74 - 135.06.
  • If they played the same schedule as Salvi's Beasts, A Nuking To Remember would be 4-4.
  • If A Nuking To Remember had played every team in the league each week, they would be 49-32.
  • Salvi's Beasts would have lost to four other teams besides A Nuking To Remember this week.
  • Salvi's Beasts would be 4-4 if they played the same schedule as A Nuking To Remember.
  • If they played every team every week, Salvi's Beasts would be 37-44.

Game Notes

  • A Nuking To Remember had three starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for Salvi's Beasts.
  • A Nuking To Remember bested their projected points again, the fifth time this season they have done so, including a streak of four straight games.
  • With a combined 54.90 points from their RBs, A Nuking To Remember got their highest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
  • Salvi's Beasts falls to 0-3 and remains winless in upset games this season.
  • With the win, A Nuking To Remember now has a 1-1 record in upset games this season.
  • The margin of victory of 41.20 points was the second-highest margin in the league this week.
  • In the loss, Ezekiel Elliott had the fifth-highest RB score in the league this week with 22.70 points.
  • In the loss, Delanie Walker had the fifth-highest TE score in the league this week with 15.20 points.
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