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Joseph's Team Grinds Out Victory Against Space Ghost to Move into Sixth Place

Week 5

  • Joseph's Team
  • 104.02 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • Space Ghost
  • 99.26 pts, 1-4
  • Weekly Grade

Joseph's Team put on a show in this matchup, registering the highest point total they've scored this season to edge Space Ghost 104.02 to 99.26. Space Ghost can't find any answers and is on a four-game losing streak. For Space Ghost, T.Y. Hilton and the Minnesota Vikings Defense played the roles of Maverick and Goose, scoring 23.10 and 16.00 points, respectively. Joseph's Team (2-3, 425.56 points) climbs into sixth place while Space Ghost (1-4, 435.66 points) sinks into ninth place.

Top Players

    • T.Y. Hilton
    • 23.10
    • Jordan Howard
    • 22.30
    • Carson Wentz
    • 17.92
    • Minnesota Vikings Defense
    • 16.00

Smooth Moves by Joseph's Team

  • Reading this matchup recap is indicative of potential Toyota Hall of Famers. You're making Joseph's Team look really good right now.
  • With 12.00 points, Connor Barth had the highest score for a K in the league this week.
  • Nabbed Jordan Howard, who paced the team in scoring and surpassed his scoring projection by team-high 72.8%.
  • Benched Eli Manning, who had the lowest QB score on the team with 10.06 points.
  • Benched RB Orleans Darkwa, who scored fewer points than any RB in the starting lineup with 1.10.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Some teams are destined to beat teams like Space Ghost and move on to Toyota Hall of Fame greatness. Ironically, you are included in that destiny, because you played yourself.
  • Golden Tate scored 4.50 points against a projected 7.70 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Eddie Lacy during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in four straight games after scoring 8.40 points against a projected 12.32 this week.
  • The RBs on Space Ghost let them down, getting outgunned by the RBs on Joseph's Team 35.00 - 16.30.
  • Of the 9 starters on Space Ghost, 6 underperformed versus their projections.

What If

  • If Joseph's Team played Space Ghost every week, they would be 2-3 this season.
  • Besides Space Ghost, Joseph's Team would have defeated five other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Space Ghost, Joseph's Team would be 1-3.
  • If Joseph's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 17-28.
  • Space Ghost would have lost to three other teams besides Joseph's Team this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Joseph's Team would have lost to Space Ghost 93.62 - 87.64.
  • If they played the same schedule as Joseph's Team, Space Ghost would be 2-2.
  • Space Ghost would be 19-26 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • All four of the losses for Space Ghost this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
  • In the loss, the Minnesota Vikings Defense scored 16.00 points against a projected 6.73 and has now overachieved in every game this season.
  • Don't you hate that person that always has to one-up everybody? Space Ghost scored 99.26 points and lost. It is the third-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Space Ghost has the longest current losing streak in the league, having lost four straight games.
  • Joseph's Team covered the 2.07-point spread, winning by 4.76 points.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Jordan Matthews had a season-low 6.50 points against a projected 10.76 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • The 35.00 points by the RBs on Joseph's Team was the season-high for combined points from the position.
  • With 104.02 points, Joseph's Team had their highest score so far this season.
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