The Dynasty (ID# 111172)

Brian's Boss Team Put the Stamp on Longhorns to Grab Ninth Place

Week 9

  • Brian's Boss Team
  • 109.34 pts, 4-5
  • Weekly Grade
  • Longhorns
  • 98.4 pts, 3-6
  • Weekly Grade

U - G - L - Y. Longhorns has no alibi, as they struggled to put points on the board this week and lost to Brian's Boss Team 109.34 to 98.40. Each team fell short of expectations, but Brian's Boss Team got to the win with just 80.0% of their projected 136.72 points. Julio Jones led Longhorns with 25.10 points while Philip Rivers racked up 22.70. It could have gone the other way, Longhorns had several starters score zero points. Brian's Boss Team (4-5, 1,109.84 points) inches up to ninth place and Longhorns (3-6, 1,139.88 points) sinks into last place.

Top Players

    • Drew Brees
    • 30.72
    • Julio Jones
    • 25.10
    • Philip Rivers
    • 22.70
    • Matt Bryant
    • 16.00

Smooth Moves by Brian's Boss Team

  • Even if you cried trying to win, you still won. And the Toyota Hall of Fame is proud of Brian's Boss Team either way.
  • Brian's Boss Team saw their fifth-largest single-week point total by a player this season with Drew Brees scoring 30.72 points. The score was also high enough to rank eighth in the league.
  • Brian's Boss Team was still able to pull out a win with only 2 of their 10 starters exceeding their projected points.
  • Caleb Sturgis has now overachieved in three straight games after scoring 11.00 points against a projected 8.59.
  • Brian's Boss Team won even though all three of their RBs scored below their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Some teams are destined to beat teams like Longhorns and move on to Toyota Hall of Fame greatness. Ironically, you are included in that destiny, because you played yourself.
  • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Brandon Marshall during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in four straight games after scoring 10.50 points against a projected 14.81 this week.
  • Longhorns had 3 of their 10 starters score zero points.
  • With 13.00 points, Le'Veon Bell had his lowest output of the season and tallied just 59.0% of his 22.02 projected points, his lowest percentage of the year.
  • Even though Longhorns lost, only 5 of their 10 starters scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • If Brian's Boss Team played Longhorns every week, they'd be 6-3 this year.
  • Besides Longhorns, Brian's Boss Team would have beaten only one other team this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Brian's Boss Team would have defeated Longhorns 116.66 - 111.34.
  • If they played the same schedule as Longhorns, Brian's Boss Team would be 2-6.
  • If Brian's Boss Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 32-49.
  • Longhorns would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • Longhorns would be 4-4 if they played the same schedule as Brian's Boss Team.
  • If they played every team every week, Longhorns would be 33-48.

Game Notes

  • The 109.34 points by Brian's Boss Team was their lowest winning score of the season.
  • It was the third time this season that Longhorns has had the lowest score in the league.
  • The 10.94-point margin of victory was the smallest in the league this week.
  • Although Brian's Boss Team won, it was no thanks to Christine Michael, who scored 6.10 points and has now scored below his projection in three straight weeks.
  • The WRs from Brian's Boss Team scored the fewest points of any team in the league this week, with only 25.78 points.
  • Brian's Boss Team won even though Longhorns performed better against their scoring projection. Longhorns scored 94.8% of their 103.75 projected points, while Brian's Boss Team recorded 80.0% of their 136.72-point projection.
  • Longhorns is in last place in the standings, the third week that they have found themselves there this season.
  • Brian's Boss Team is now 1-4 when failing to reach their projection and Longhorns falls to 0-5 when scoring below their projected total.
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