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Steaffon's Team Puts the Kibosh on Hand me the trophy

Week 3

  • Steaffon's Team
  • 126.12 pts, 1-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • Hand me the trophy
  • 92.38 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade

Steaffon's Team put up the highest point total in the league this week to beat Hand me the trophy 126.12 to 92.38. Steaffon's Team delivered a great effort and scored 25.3% more than their projected 100.65 points, while Hand me the trophy fell short of expectations and scored only 87.2% of a projected 105.97. Devonta Freeman led Hand me the trophy with 26.70 points while Jarvis Landry racked up 19.60. Steaffon's Team (1-2, 264.00 points) climbs into eighth place while Hand me the trophy (2-1, 310.26 points) drops to third place.

Top Players

    • Kansas City Chiefs Defense
    • 35.00
    • Devonta Freeman
    • 26.70
    • LeSean McCoy
    • 23.60
    • Jarvis Landry
    • 19.60

Smooth Moves by Steaffon's Team

  • If this were a dream sequence, you'd hear a deep voice announce, "Steaffon's Team, the Toyota Hall of Famer." But it's not.
  • Steaffon's Team got their highest point total by a player this season from the Kansas City Chiefs Defense, which had 35.00 points.
  • The fourth-highest RB score of the week and the seventh-highest RB score of the season came from LeSean McCoy, who scored 23.60 points.
  • Special teams just got a bit more special this week, thanks to Justin Tucker. His 17.00 points was the highest total among kickers for the week and the second-highest K score in the league this season.
  • Those were the projections? We thought that was the starting point. 5 of the 9 starters on Steaffon's Team exceeded their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Funny, the Hall provides articles you could have studied. But instead you watched Hand me the trophy cry trying.
  • The Pittsburgh Steelers Defense was last in the league in scoring with -1.00 point against a projected 7.65 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Did not start Emmanuel Sanders, who ranked 10th in the league in scoring and beat his scoring projection by 240.0%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Jimmy Graham was left on the bench, where he bested his expected 6.47-point total by putting up 14.00 points.
  • Should have started the Cincinnati Bengals Defense, which underachieved, but still had more points than the starting DEF with 5.00 against a projected 7.42.

What If

  • If Steaffon's Team played Hand me the trophy every week, they would be 1-2 this season.
  • Steaffon's Team would have beaten every other team in the league this week.
  • Steaffon's Team would be 0-2 if they played the same schedule as Hand me the trophy.
  • If Steaffon's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 10-17.
  • Hand me the trophy would have lost to three other teams besides Steaffon's Team this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Steaffon's Team would have lost to Hand me the trophy 98.22 - 69.06 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Steaffon's Team, Hand me the trophy would be 1-1.
  • If they played every team every week, Hand me the trophy would be 17-10.

Game Notes

  • Steaffon's Team scored 126.12 points, the highest in the league this week and third-highest in the league this season.
  • Hey, I'm sure Steaffon's Team appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, Hand me the trophy had the second-highest losing score in the league this season with 92.38 points.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Russell Wilson scored 14.02 points against a projected 24.00 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Golden Tate scored 3.20 points against a projected 8.01 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • The highest-scoring group of WRs in the league this week was on Hand me the trophy, which got 39.60 points from the position.
  • With a margin of victory of 33.74 points, Steaffon's Team had the second-highest margin in the league this week.
  • Devonta Freeman performed well in the loss, ranking sixth in the league in scoring with a season-high 26.70 points.
  • In the loss, Jarvis Landry had the sixth-highest WR score in the league this week with 19.60 points.
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