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Week 8

ashim's Expert Team
1-7 115.2
69.36
Weekly
Grade
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VS
proj
Marc's Team
113.66 5-3
96.26
ashim's Expert Team
Marc's Team
ashim's Expert Team brush off expectations, earn win against Marc's Team in 115.20-113.66 battle
Both teams showed up, but ashim's Expert Team got the best of Marc's Team. Predicted to lose 96.26-69.36, ashim's Expert Team narrowly earned a 115.20-113.66 victory over Marc's Team. It wasn't nearly as close as the final score indicates, as ashim's Expert Team led 115.20-91.16 heading into Monday night. Marc's Team made it close behind James Conner (145 Rush Yds, 1 Rush TD). Mike Evans (11 Rec, 198 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) and Cooper Kupp (7 Rec, 220 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) won the week for ashim's Expert Team in the win. ashim's Expert Team (1-7) will look to add to their success against Matt's Team, while Marc's Team (5-3) face HeidiR's Team in an effort to right the ship.
Top Player Comparison
ashim's Expert Team
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.
Pts
% of total points 115.2
1
Mike Evans
WR
37.3
13.17
32.4%
2
Cooper Kupp
WR
31.5
14.91
27.3%
3
Julio Jones
WR
20.2
13.06
17.5%
4
Melvin Gordon III
RB
10.4
6.53
9%
Marc's Team
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.
Pts
% of total points 113.66
1
Deshaun Watson
QB
27.76
23.15
24.4%
2
James Conner
RB
22.5
16.15
19.8%
3
The New England Patriots defense
DEF
21
9.06
18.5%
4
Calvin Ridley
WR
11
10.18
9.7%
Matchup Highlights
Sunday Early
Mike Evans had a 46-yard catch and a 43-yard catch for ashim's Expert Team, while Cooper Kupp had a 65-yard touchdown catch and a 40-yard catch to contribute to a 115.20-33.40 lead for ashim's Expert Team.
Sunday Late
Deshaun Watson had a 46-yard pass for Marc's Team, who trailed 115.20-82.16 after the late games.
Matchup Player of the Week
Evans (11 Rec, 198 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) scored 37.3 points against the Titans in Week 8. His scoring output more-than-doubled his 13.17-point projection and was much higher than his 15.4-point season scoring average. Evans ranks #32 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Seahawks next week.
Mike Evans
Points By Position
ashim's Expert Team
Marc's Team
StatSmack
ashim's Expert Team must have eaten their Wheaties this morning. They scored more in this matchup (115.2) than their season average (75.51).
You won't win many matchups if you don't play. Marc's Team has left more points on the bench this season (425.82) than ashim's Expert Team (354.5).
ashim's Expert Team are the more resilient squad, with fewer upset losses (0) than Marc's Team (2).
ashim's Expert Team don't falter at the last minute, with fewer close losses than Marc's Team (0 vs 2).
By position, ashim's Expert Team have outscored Marc's Team at WR this season.
The starters for ashim's Expert Team had more big plays in their NFL games this week (4) than the starters for Marc's Team (1).
Hey Marc's Team, want to see stats that favor your team? Well, try winning for a change, and see what the numbers have to say next week!
Next Week Preview
ashim's Expert Team
ashim's Expert Team (1-7) are set to face Matt's Team (6-2) in Week 9. Each of these teams has players on bye next week, as Michael Thomas, Devonta Freeman, Greg Zuerlein, and Matt Ryan are off for Matt's Team and Cooper Kupp, Julio Jones, and the Los Angeles Rams defense will take a seat for ashim's Expert Team. Over the last three weeks, ashim's Expert Team have scored 77.8 points per game, while Matt's Team have averaged 110.81 per contest.
Marc's Team
In Week 9, fourth-place Marc's Team (5-3) will try to right the ship against seventh-place HeidiR's Team (3-5). Each side has multiple bye weeks to consider in Week 9, as Calvin Ridley, Wil Lutz, Alvin Kamara, and Giorgio Tavecchio are off for Marc's Team while Latavius Murray and Darrell Henderson Jr. are out for HeidiR's Team.

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