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Week 8

Kayfabe
4-4 101.61
98.29
Weekly
Grade
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VS
proj
Will0120
97.1 2-6
101.84
Kayfabe
Will0120
Kayfabe hand Will0120 fifth straight loss in 101.61-97.10 thriller
Kayfabe eked out a 101.61-97.10 win to hand Will0120 their fifth straight loss. It wasn't nearly as close as the final score indicates, as Kayfabe led 87.81-64.80 heading into Sunday night. Will0120 closed the gap behind Amari Cooper (8 Rec, 122 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) and Greg Joseph (3-3 FG, 45 long, 1-1 XP). Kayfabe were led by Joe Burrow, who passed for 259 yards and 3 touchdowns for 21.08 points, and Nick Folk, who made all 4 of his FG attempts (14 points). Kayfabe (4-4) will look to add to their success against Elvis, while Will0120 (2-6) will meet AvengerRam in an effort to get back on track.
Top Player Comparison
Kayfabe
.
.
Pts
% of total points 101.61
1
Joe Burrow
QB
21.08
18.71
20.7%
2
Nick Folk
K
14
8.37
13.8%
3
Damien Harris
RB
14
11.73
13.8%
4
Cordarrelle Patterson
RB
13.91
13.01
13.7%
Will0120
.
.
Pts
% of total points 97.1
1
Amari Cooper
WR
19.2
9.59
19.8%
2
Aaron Jones
RB
17
14.98
17.5%
3
DK Metcalf
WR
16.3
11.33
16.8%
4
Tua Tagovailoa
QB
11.1
14.85
11.4%
Matchup Highlights
Sunday Early
Both teams had players with big-time moments early Sunday, after which Kayfabe owned a 55.81-48.50 lead. Joe Burrow had a 54-yard pass for Kayfabe, while Tyler Boyd had a 46-yard pass. Tua Tagovailoa made the highlight reel for Will0120 with a 40-yard pass.
Sunday Night
Adam Thielen had a 20-yard touchdown catch for Kayfabe, contributing to a 101.61-97.10 lead for the team.
Matchup Player of the Week
Playing the Jets in Week 8, Boyd had 69 receiving yards and a touchdown and passed for 46 yards. In doing so, he put up 13.82 points and nearly doubled his scoring projection, the highest percent increase of any player on Kayfabe this week. Boyd will square off against the Browns next week.
Tyler Boyd
Points By Position
Kayfabe
Will0120
Game Notes
Kayfabe had six of their 10 starters score higher than their projected point totals.
Will0120 lost despite six of their 10 starters exceeding their projected points.
The final result could've looked differently, as Kayfabe had two starters score zero points, while Will0120 had one.
Both teams put up more points than their season scoring average.
Kayfabe scored more points than their projected total, while Will0120 fell short of their projection.
Will0120 ranked 4th in the league in scoring this week, while Kayfabe put up the 3rd-best score.
Kayfabe moves to (2-0) in close games this season, while Will0120 falls to (0-1).
On the losing side, Amari Cooper scored 19.2 points, the fifth-highest score for a wideout this week.
Next Week Preview
Kayfabe
Kayfabe (4-4) are set to face Elvis (3-5) in a Week 9 matchup between teams separated by just a game in the standings. Kayfabe might need to shuffle their lineup some with Chris Carson out on bye in Week 9. Elvis won't have Antonio Gibson or Alex Collins. Over the past two weeks, Kayfabe have scored 94.33 points per game, while Elvis have averaged 114.25 per contest.
Will0120
Up ahead next week, Will0120 (2-6) will square off against AvengerRam (3-5). Each side has players on bye next week, as DK Metcalf, T.J. Hockenson, and Rob Gronkowski are off for Will0120 while Terry McLaurin and Ryan Succop are out for AvengerRam.

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