Ham on the carry Scrapes Past Ticket 2 Ride

Week 2

  • Ham on the carry
  • 310.02 pts, 1-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Ticket 2 Ride
  • 303.14 pts, 0-2
  • Weekly Grade

Ham on the carry edged Ticket 2 Ride 310.02 to 303.14, sniffing the record books in the process with the highest point total this week. It was one of the tightest outcomes to date, and the 6.88-point margin of victory was the smallest recorded in the league this season. Ticket 2 Ride was coming off a 268.90 to 217.95 loss against PC Load Letter and saw their scoring improve this week. Following a zero-point effort from Jordy Nelson, Ticket 2 Ride was left to wonder "what might have been?". Ham on the carry (1-1, 523.42 points) moves into second place and Ticket 2 Ride (0-2, 521.09 points) winds up in the cellar.

Top Players

    • Tom Brady
    • 38.78
    • C.J. Anderson
    • 32.40
    • Michael Crabtree
    • 32.00
    • Ty Montgomery
    • 29.00

Smooth Moves by Ham on the carry

  • You put it all on the Fantasy field and pulled out a Fantasy victory! A Fantasy feeling only rivaled by becoming a real Toyota Hall of Famer.
  • See what happens when you keep the laces out? Chris Boswell scored 16.00 points, the highest K score in the league this week.
  • The 38.78 points by Tom Brady led the entire league in scoring.
  • Michael Crabtree felt like the Rodney Dangerfield of football: "no respect at all" with this week's projected points. He scored the third-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 101.6%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • The Kansas City Chiefs Defense put up 25.88 points, which was the 10th-highest score in the league this week.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Life, like Fantasy Football, is full of wins and losses. The Toyota Hall of Fame, however, is pretty much only full of wins.
  • Ticket 2 Ride lost despite having only 9 of their 19 starters score less than their projected points.
  • Left Jordy Nelson in the starting lineup, where he didn't score any points.
  • With 5.10 points versus a projected 14.57, Stefon Diggs scored only 35.0% of his projected point total.
  • Ticket 2 Ride lost even though all three of their TEs scored above their projected points.

What If

  • If Ham on the carry played Ticket 2 Ride every week, they would be 1-1 this season.
  • Ham on the carry would have beaten every other team in the league this week.
  • If Ham on the carry had played every team in the league each week, they would be 6-4.
  • Ticket 2 Ride would not have lost to any other team in the league besides Ham on the carry this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Ham on the carry would have lost to Ticket 2 Ride 217.95 - 213.40.
  • Ticket 2 Ride would be 6-4 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • This matchup had the top two scoring teams in the league this week.
  • The 6.88-point margin of victory was the slimmest in the league this week.
  • Both teams topped their projections, but Ticket 2 Ride performed better versus expectations than Ham on the carry and still lost.
  • With 50.64 points, Ham on the carry got the highest combined scoring output from the QB position for any team this week.
  • The best group of RBs in the league this week was on Ticket 2 Ride, which got 87.00 points from the position.
  • The score put up by Ticket 2 Ride was the largest among losing teams in the league this week.
  • C.J. Anderson played well in the loss, ranking second in the league in scoring and beating his scoring projection by 161.5%, the second-highest percentage in the league.
  • In the loss, Carson Wentz ranked fifth in the league in scoring with 28.82 points.
Ham on the carry
Ticket 2 Ride
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