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jason's Notable Team Pulls Off Comeback over wesley's Team, Moves to Third Place

Week 5

  • jason's Notable Team
  • 124.7 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • wesley's Team
  • 121.96 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade

Facing a 30.26-point deficit on Monday night, jason's Notable Team scored 33.00 and stole one from wesley's Team 124.70 to 121.96. They also claimed the highest point total this week. It was extremely close, and the 2.74-point margin of victory was the second-smallest recorded in the league this season. wesley's Team was coming off a 73.74 to 70.90 win against Bombers and saw their scoring improve dramatically this week. jason's Notable Team (3-2, 558.08 points) climbs into third place while wesley's Team (3-2, 503.46 points) drops to fourth place.

Top Players

    • Philip Rivers
    • 28.36
    • Sammie Coates
    • 25.90
    • Amari Cooper
    • 21.80
    • Matthew Stafford
    • 18.80

Smooth Moves by jason's Notable Team

  • jason's Notable Team scored massive brownie points with the Toyota Hall of Fame this week. Too bad brownie points don't count as real points. Not that you need help.
  • Greg Olsen scored 18.10 points, the second-highest TE score of the week and the fifth-highest TE score in the league this season.
  • Even the Wright brothers would be proud of this aerial performance. Sammie Coates had 25.90 points, the highest WR score of the week and the fifth-highest WR score in the league this season.
  • Was wise to sit the Houston Texans Defense this week, which had 1.00 point, the lowest DEF score on the team.
  • The 17.40 points scored by Carlos Hyde was the sixth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Next week, be sure to ask jason's Notable Team where official Toyota Hall of Fame articles are kept.
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. wesley's Team thought their luck would change and went back to the well with C.J. Anderson. However, he scored 6.20 points against a projected 13.29 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • Matt Forte has now failed to reach his projection for three straight games. This week he scored 6.00 points versus a projected 11.10.
  • The RBs for wesley's Team got outscored 31.10 - 12.20 by the RBs for jason's Notable Team.
  • wesley's Team was dominated at the TE position, scoring 7.60 points versus the 18.10 for jason's Notable Team.

What If

  • If jason's Notable Team played wesley's Team every week, they'd be 4-1 this season.
  • jason's Notable Team would have been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? jason's Notable Team would have defeated wesley's Team 130.32 - 73.74 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as wesley's Team, jason's Notable Team would be 4-0.
  • If jason's Notable Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 36-9.
  • wesley's Team would have beaten every other team in the league besides jason's Notable Team this week.
  • wesley's Team would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as jason's Notable Team.
  • If they played every team every week, wesley's Team would be 26-19.

Game Notes

  • All three of the wins for jason's Notable Team this season have come despite their opponent scoring higher than their season average.
  • This matchup featured the two highest-scoring teams in the league this week.
  • With a combined 50.80 points from the WR position, wesley's Team got the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this season.
  • wesley's Team scored 121.96 points and lost. It is the highest losing score in the league this season.
  • With the loss, wesley's Team falls to 1-1 in close games this season.
  • jason's Notable Team overachieved in the win, improving to 2-1 when beating their projected points this season, while wesley's Team falls to 2-1 when scoring above their projected points.
  • In the loss, Philip Rivers scored 28.36 points, the eighth-highest QB score in the league this season.
  • wesley's Team could not close out the win even with the help of Amari Cooper, who scored 21.80 points, the third-highest score among all WRs in the league for the week.
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