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Nathan's Nifty Team Gets Win over russell sprouts

Week 9

  • Nathan's Nifty Team
  • 75.18 pts, 5-4
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  • russell sprouts
  • 67.98 pts, 3-6
  • Weekly Grade

Nathan's Nifty Team took advantage of 22.48 points from Blake Bortles and 14.50 from Antonio Brown to take down russell sprouts 75.18 to 67.98. Each team fell short of hitting their projections, but Nathan's Nifty Team managed to score 94.5% of a projected 79.53 points for the win. russell sprouts, coming off a 116.90 to 92.60 win against My Boss Team, saw their scoring fall off this week. Nathan's Nifty Team showed some mercy in the win, starting a player with zero points (Carlos Hyde). Nathan's Nifty Team (5-4, 774.94 points) remains in fifth place and russell sprouts (3-6, 797.90 points) stays in sixth place.

Top Players

    • Dak Prescott
    • 23.88
    • Blake Bortles
    • 22.48
    • Antonio Brown
    • 14.50
    • Cole Beasley
    • 11.60

Smooth Moves by Nathan's Nifty Team

  • Fantasy Football is a game where the high score wins. So keep doing what you have to do, the Toyota Hall of Fame will turn a blind eye.
  • Benched RB Duke Johnson Jr., who scored fewer points than any RB in the starting lineup with 4.60.
  • Took Jason Myers out of the starting lineup, who scored 2.00 points on the bench, fewer than the starting K.
  • Antonio Brown scored 14.50 points, the seventh-highest WR score in the league this week.
  • T.J. Yeldon scored 10.50 points, which ranked 10th out of all the RBs in the league this week.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • The fact that you're reading this means you have internet connection. Unfortunately, that's one less thing to blame your loss on. Don't tell the Hall.
  • Did not start Devonta Freeman, who underachieved but still scored more than any RB on the team with 10.50 points against a projected 15.26.
  • Picked up DeVante Parker, who was last on the team in scoring with 0.80 points, only 7.6% of his projected point total, which was also the lowest percentage on the team.
  • All that glitters is not gold. Picked up Gary Barnidge, who scored 2.30 points against his projected 6.07.
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. russell sprouts thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Christine Michael. However, he scored 6.10 points against a projected 12.27 and has now underachieved in three straight games.

What If

  • If Nathan's Nifty Team played russell sprouts every week, they'd be 3-6 this year.
  • Nathan's Nifty Team would have beaten three other teams besides russell sprouts this week.
  • Nathan's Nifty Team would be 3-5 if they played the same schedule as russell sprouts.
  • If Nathan's Nifty Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 36-45.
  • russell sprouts would have lost to six other teams besides Nathan's Nifty Team this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Nathan's Nifty Team would have lost to russell sprouts 116.90 - 73.16.
  • russell sprouts would be 3-5 if they played the same schedule as Nathan's Nifty Team.
  • If they played every team every week, russell sprouts would be 35-46.

Game Notes

  • Nathan's Nifty Team underachieved for the seventh time this season, including the last six weeks in a row, scoring 75.18 points against a projected 79.53 this week.
  • Nathan's Nifty Team had their lowest winning score of the season with 75.18 points.
  • Marvin Jones Jr. had a season-low 0.50 points against a projected 8.40 in the win and has now scored below his projection in six straight games.
  • At 7.20 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
  • Nathan's Nifty Team snapped their three-game losing streak with the win.
  • It was a season-low point total for russell sprouts.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, the Buffalo Bills Defense scored 5.00 points against a projected 7.94 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
  • Nathan's Nifty Team won despite failing to reach their projected point total, improving to 3-4 when doing so. russell sprouts also failed to reach their point expectation and falls to 1-5 in such games.
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