Week 12

Space Monkey Mafia
8-4 129.3
108.68
Weekly
Grade
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VS
proj
Europe's finest
124.94 3-9
112.94
Space Monkey Mafia
Europe's finest
Space Monkey Mafia defeat Europe's finest in 129.30-124.94 duel
Both teams outperformed projections, but it was Space Monkey Mafia who emerged victorious, squeaking by for a 129.30-124.94 win over Europe's finest. Europe's finest had a chance to come from behind on Sunday night, but they came up short. Space Monkey Mafia led 129.30-113.94 after the afternoon action and held on for the win despite 11 points from the Cleveland Browns defense on Sunday night for Europe's finest. Space Monkey Mafia were led by Joe Mixon, who ran for 165 yards and 2 touchdowns for 32.3 points, and the Miami Dolphins defense, who allowed only 10 points, surrendered 198 yards, and intercepted 3 passes (24 points). This marks the second time this season Space Monkey Mafia have taken down Europe's finest, after winning 155.66-98.86 in their last matchup. Space Monkey Mafia (8-4) will look to maintain their momentum against St.louis 2, while Europe's finest (3-9) take on Chinese Bandits in an effort to get some positive momentum.
Top Player Comparison
Space Monkey Mafia
.
.
Pts
% of total points 129.3
1
Joe Mixon
RB
32.3
16.65
25%
2
The Miami Dolphins defense
DEF
24
7.37
18.6%
3
AJ Dillon
RB
20
10.21
15.5%
4
Brandin Cooks
WR
13.5
14.84
10.4%
Europe's finest
.
.
Pts
% of total points 124.94
1
Cordarrelle Patterson
RB
27.5
15.16
22%
2
Carson Wentz
QB
23.34
19.27
18.7%
3
Austin Ekeler
RB
21.9
20.29
17.5%
4
Pat Freiermuth
TE
14
9.97
11.2%
Matchup Highlights
Sunday Early
There were players with highlight-reel plays on both teams early Sunday, after which Space Monkey Mafia had a 109.30-92.04 lead. Brandin Cooks had a 40-yard touchdown catch for Space Monkey Mafia, while Tua Tagovailoa had a 57-yard pass. Carson Wentz made the highlight reel for Europe's finest with a 62-yard touchdown pass.
Matchup Player of the Week
The Dolphins defense allowed only 10 points, surrendered 198 yards, and intercepted 3 passes in a 33-10 win over the Panthers. In doing so, they put up 24 points to more-than-triple their 7.37-point projection, the highest percent increase of any player on Space Monkey Mafia this week. In Week 13, the Dolphins will battle the Giants.
The Miami Dolphins defense
Points By Position
Space Monkey Mafia
Europe's finest
What If
Space Monkey Mafia would have beaten nine other teams besides Europe's finest this week.
Europe's finest would have lost to just two other teams besides Space Monkey Mafia this week.
If Space Monkey Mafia played Europe's finest every week this season, they'd be 7-5.
Last week, Europe's finest would have gotten the victory over Space Monkey Mafia 122.54-90.02.
Space Monkey Mafia would be 3-7 if they played the same schedule (excluding head-to-head matchups) as Europe's finest.
If they played the same schedule (excluding head-to-head matchups) as Space Monkey Mafia, Europe's finest would be 6-4.
If Space Monkey Mafia had played every team in the league each week, they would be 73-59.
If they played every team every week, Europe's finest would be 55-76-1.
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