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Bombers Gets Win Against Team RAMROD, Climbs to Third Place

Week 14

  • Bombers
  • 119 pts, 8-6
  • Weekly Grade
  • Team RAMROD
  • 99.94 pts, 6-8
  • Weekly Grade

Bombers should pick up the bar tab for Team RAMROD or something, because they have their number in fantasy football. Bombers remained unbeaten against Team RAMROD by winning 119.00 to 99.94. With the win, they also clinched a playoff berth. Team RAMROD has become an easy win for Bombers, who has a 37.18-point average margin of victory against them. It's significantly larger than their 22.97-point average margin of victory on the season. Furthermore, Bombers has a 113.65-point average score in the series, 125.8% of their total season average. Le'Veon Bell was the difference, picking up 47.80 points for Bombers. The last time these teams met, Larry Fitzgerald led with 20.10. Bombers beat Team RAMROD 108.30 to 53.00 in Week 5.

Top Players

    • Le'Veon Bell
    • 47.80
    • Tom Brady
    • 27.14
    • Davante Adams
    • 16.40
    • Emmanuel Sanders
    • 16.00

Smooth Moves by Bombers

  • If this were a dream sequence, you'd hear a deep voice announce, "Bombers, the Toyota Hall of Famer." But it's not.
  • Le'Veon Bell scored a league-high for the most points this season with 47.80 points.
  • With 16.00 points, Emmanuel Sanders ranked fourth in the league in scoring among WRs this week.
  • The Kansas City Chiefs Defense has now overachieved in three straight games after scoring 11.00 points against a projected 8.14.
  • Those were the projections? We thought that was the starting point. 5 of the 9 starters on Bombers exceeded their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Sometimes 99.94 is enough. Unfortunately, the Toyota Hall of Fame has confirmed this time it's a smaller number than 119.00.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Ladarius Green, who then scored below his 5.86-point projection with 2.50 points.
  • With 1.00 point, Dan Bailey was last in the matchup in scoring and got only 7.9% of his projected point total, which is his lowest percentage of the season.
  • The RBs on Team RAMROD let them down, getting outgunned by the RBs on Bombers 62.10 - 24.60.
  • The best offense is a good defense. Team RAMROD got beat 11.00 - 4.00 by Bombers at the DEF position.

What If

  • If Bombers played Team RAMROD every week, they'd be 6-8 this year.
  • Bombers would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Team RAMROD, Bombers would be 4-8.
  • If Bombers had played every team in the league each week, they would be 63-63.
  • Team RAMROD would not have lost to any other team in the league besides Bombers this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Bombers would have lost to Team RAMROD 71.26 - 67.68.
  • Team RAMROD would be 5-7 if they played the same schedule as Bombers.
  • If they played every team every week, Team RAMROD would be 70-55-1.

Game Notes

  • Looks like teams bring their A game when they see them on the schedule. Of the losses Team RAMROD has had, six were against opponents who topped their season scoring average that week.
  • This matchup featured the two highest-scoring teams in the league this week.
  • Hey, I'm sure Bombers appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, Team RAMROD had the sixth-highest losing score in the league this season with 99.94 points.
  • Bombers covered the 15.29-point spread, winning by 19.06 points.
  • Bombers was able to win with little help from Larry Fitzgerald, who had a season-low 1.20 points and is on a four-week underperforming streak.
  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on Bombers collectively had their best week of the season with 62.10 points.
  • Although Bombers won, it was no thanks to Cam Newton, who scored 12.50 points and has now scored below his projection in four straight weeks.
  • With 40.70 points, Team RAMROD got the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
  • Points by NFL Position
  • Top Players by Points
  • Game Flow

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