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The Danimals Picks Up Victory over Eskimo Brothers

Week 3

  • The Danimals
  • 137.51 pts, 1-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • Eskimo Brothers
  • 130.06 pts, 1-2
  • Weekly Grade

The Danimals was on another level this week, putting up the highest score of the season to get past Eskimo Brothers 137.51 to 130.06. Both teams played very well, but The Danimals put up 23.3% more than a projected 111.55 points to get the win. Eskimo Brothers could not make the most of an improvement in scoring compared to last week's 100.10 to 93.83 loss against HIT EM WITH THE HEIN. The Danimals (1-2, 318.54 points) climbs into eighth place and Eskimo Brothers (1-2, 343.32 points) steps into fifth place.

Top Players

    • Drew Brees
    • 35.94
    • LeSean McCoy
    • 24.90
    • David Johnson
    • 23.67
    • Eli Manning
    • 22.25

Smooth Moves by The Danimals

  • If this were a dream sequence, you'd hear a deep voice announce, "The Danimals, the Toyota Hall of Famer." But it's not.
  • This one goes out to all those people who say kickers don't matter in fantasy football! With 21.00 points, Justin Tucker had the highest score of any K in the league this season.
  • LeSean McCoy didn't have the best score of the week, but there ain't no shame in his game. He had 24.90 points, the fourth-highest RB score of the week and the eighth-highest RB score in the league this season.
  • Todd Gurley put the team on his back with 20.67 points, the 10th-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 Jarvis Landry posterizing opponents. He had the eighth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 19.62 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • 137.51 seems a lot higher when you're on the losing side of it. And the Toyota Hall of Fame knows you know that.
  • Vincent Jackson scored 3.97 points against a projected 8.93 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Eskimo Brothers had no luck at the K position, losing the point battle 21.00 - 9.00 to The Danimals.
  • Allen Hurns had his lowest score of the season with 4.67 points against a projected 8.07 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Even though Eskimo Brothers lost, only 3 of their 9 starters scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • If The Danimals played Eskimo Brothers every week, they would be 1-2 this season.
  • The Danimals would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Eskimo Brothers, The Danimals would be 1-1.
  • The Danimals would be 17-16 if they played every team every week.
  • Eskimo Brothers would have lost to just one other team besides The Danimals this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, The Danimals would have lost to Eskimo Brothers 93.83 - 87.53.
  • If they played the same schedule as The Danimals, Eskimo Brothers would be 1-1.
  • Eskimo Brothers would be 22-11 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • With 137.51 points, The Danimals had the highest score of any team in the league this season.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Alshon Jeffery had a season-low 7.17 points against a projected 12.00 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Eskimo Brothers had the highest losing score in the league this season with 130.06 points.
  • At 7.45 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
  • The Danimals got a combined 52.57 points from their RBs, the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
  • Despite the loss, Drew Brees led the league in scoring with 35.94 points.
  • Eskimo Brothers could not pull out the win, but David Johnson did perform well with the sixth-best RB score in the league this week, scoring 23.67 points.
  • Coby Fleener put up the second-best TE score in the league with 16.77 points this week.
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Fantasy MasterpiecesWeek 3

Eric Metcalf Cle - RB/WR 1992 vs. LA Raiders 5 Catches, 177 yards, 3 TD catches, 10 rushing yards, 1 TD rush A dynamic, versatile threat who ranks top 15 in the NFL in career all-purpose yardage, Metcalf put his vast talents on display in this Week 3 contest against the Raiders, in which he nabbed five passes (for 177 yards), three of which he delivered into the end zone.

He also cashed in a rushing carry for a score, giving him four touchdowns on the afternoon. In the 13 games that would follow in that ’92 campaign, Metcalf would only hit pay dirt a total of three more times.
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