Krystal's Team Pulls Off Upset over Antwaan's Team, Evens Up the Series

Week 12

  • Krystal's Team
  • 89.06 pts, 3-9
  • Weekly Grade
  • Antwaan's Team
  • 76.26 pts, 7-5
  • Weekly Grade

Underdog? More like obvious favorite. Krystal's Team overcame a 28.34-point projected spread to beat Antwaan's Team 89.06 to 76.26 for the upset. They took advantage of a team-leading 17.52 points from Cam Newton and 17.00 from the New England Patriots Defense. This win served Antwaan's Team a cold dish of revenge after they won a Week 5 matchup, 104.64 to 88.70. For Antwaan's Team, Greg Zuerlein and Le'Veon Bell played the roles of Maverick and Goose, scoring 18.00 and 16.30 points, respectively. Krystal's Team (3-9, 900.84 points) remains mired in the cellar and Antwaan's Team (7-5, 1,149.86 points) stays in second place.

Top Players

    • Greg Zuerlein
    • 18.00
    • Cam Newton
    • 17.52
    • New England Patriots Defense
    • 17.00
    • Le'Veon Bell
    • 16.30

Smooth Moves by Krystal's Team

  • A win like that must feel great, Krystal's Team. Know what feels better? Getting in the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • With 17.00 points, the New England Patriots Defense was the highest-scoring DEF of the week.
  • Do you put a LB or DB on him? You might have to put both on him if this continues. Jimmy Graham scored 9.40 points to rank fifth among TEs in the league this week.
  • The 17.52 points scored by Cam Newton led the team, the fifth time that's happened this season.
  • With 12.44 points, Mohamed Sanu beat his 6.97 projected point total by a team-leading 78.5%.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's OK, Antwaan's Team. Losing happens. Not necessarily to Toyota Hall of Famers, but to other folks, sure.
  • Kept Alvin Kamara on the bench, where he scored the fourth-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 131.7%, the eighth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Did not start Jermaine Kearse, who scored 16.50 points, surpassing his projected points by 174.9%, the fifth-highest percentage in the league.
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Antwaan's Team thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Dak Prescott. However, he scored 5.16 points against a projected 21.35 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • 7 of the 9 starters scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • Krystal's Team would be 3-9 if they played Antwaan's Team every week.
  • Besides Antwaan's Team, Krystal's Team would have defeated three other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Antwaan's Team, Krystal's Team would be 3-7.
  • If Krystal's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 22-62.
  • Besides Krystal's Team, Antwaan's Team would have been defeated by five other teams this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Krystal's Team would have lost to Antwaan's Team 81.10 - 58.20 had they played each other last week.
  • Antwaan's Team would be 7-3 if they played the same schedule as Krystal's Team.
  • Antwaan's Team would be 49-35 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Antwaan's Team scored 76.26 points against a projected 111.91 and underachieved for the sixth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
  • Krystal's Team scored 89.06 points against a projected 83.57 and beat their scoring projection for the fifth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
  • The margin of victory of 12.80 points was the smallest in the league this week.
  • In upset games this season, Antwaan's Team is now 1-2, including losses in their last two such matchups.
  • Krystal's Team got 86.0% of their points from players they drafted.
  • Greg Zuerlein scored 18.00 points, the fourth-highest K score in the league this season, but it was not enough to tip the scales in favor of Antwaan's Team.
  • Krystal's Team stays buried in last place, where they have spent the entire season.
  • Krystal's Team overachieved in the win, improving to 3-2 when beating their projected points this season, while Antwaan's Team falls to 1-5 when scoring below their projected points.
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