Battlin' Bovines Comes from Behind to Upset McP's Kickn Chickens, Remains Unbeaten in Series

Week 10

  • Battlin' Bovines
  • 113.76 pts, 5-5
  • Weekly Grade
  • McP's Kickn Chickens
  • 107 pts, 3-7
  • Weekly Grade

Like a Mike Tyson face tattoo, Battlin' Bovines's record against McP's Kickn Chickens sticks out. They beat them 113.76 to 107.00 for a second win in as many head-to-head matchups. McP's Kickn Chickens is still a tough matchup for Battlin' Bovines, who has an 8.44-point average margin of victory against them. It's thinner than their 17.78-point average margin of victory on the season. Marcus Mariota was the reason for the win, garnering 19.66 points for Battlin' Bovines. The last time these teams met, Aaron Rodgers led with 22.54. Battlin' Bovines beat McP's Kickn Chickens 97.44 to 87.32 in Week 1 and now averages 105.60 points against them.

Top Players

    • Jared Goff
    • 37.50
    • Marcus Mariota
    • 19.66
    • Christian McCaffrey
    • 17.00
    • Larry Fitzgerald
    • 16.30

Smooth Moves by Battlin' Bovines

  • Battlin' Bovines, your competitive drive brought home the victory (with some help from professional athletes). That drive could take you all the way to the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Christian McCaffrey put the team on his back with 17.00 points, the fourth-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Larry Fitzgerald posterizing opponents. He had the seventh-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 16.30 points.
  • The 9.10 points scored by Evan Engram was the fourth-highest point total among TEs in the league this week.
  • The 19.66 points scored by Marcus Mariota led the team, the first time that's happened this season.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • In Fantasy Football, you win some, you lose some. Not for Toyota Hall of Famers. They mostly just win. But still.
  • Did not start Kenyan Drake, who beat his scoring projection with 15.20 points against a projected 7.26.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started the Pittsburgh Steelers Defense, which then scored below their 11.59-point projection with 8.00 points.
  • Picked up Tyler Kroft, who was last in the matchup in scoring with 0.40 points, just 7.2% of his scoring projection, which was the lowest percentage in the league.
  • The 4.70 points scored by Antonio Brown fell short of his 15.12-point projection, the third straight game where that has happened.

What If

  • Battlin' Bovines would be 4-6 if they played McP's Kickn Chickens every week.
  • Besides McP's Kickn Chickens, Battlin' Bovines would have defeated six other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as McP's Kickn Chickens, Battlin' Bovines would be 2-6.
  • Battlin' Bovines would be 43-47 if they played every team every week.
  • In addition to Battlin' Bovines, McP's Kickn Chickens would have lost to just two other teams this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Battlin' Bovines would have lost to McP's Kickn Chickens 113.84 - 98.82 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Battlin' Bovines, McP's Kickn Chickens would be 5-3.
  • McP's Kickn Chickens would be 55-35 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Luck has not been with McP's Kickn Chickens, as five of their seven losses have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? McP's Kickn Chickens scored 107.00 points and lost. It is the ninth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Abe Lincoln once said, "You cannot help people permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves." Somebody tell Jared Goff that. His 37.50 points led the league and was the 18th-most points scored this season, but McP's Kickn Chickens could not get the win.
  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on Battlin' Bovines collectively had their best week of the season with 36.30 points.
  • The 6.76-point margin of victory was the slimmest in the league this week.
  • With the win, Battlin' Bovines improves to 2-2 in comeback games this season.
  • McP's Kickn Chickens remains winless in comeback games this season, falling to 0-3.
  • McP's Kickn Chickens could not close out the win even with the help of JuJu Smith-Schuster, who scored 15.70 points, the ninth-highest score among all WRs in the league for the week.
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