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Brian Phillips Starches joshua's Team, Moves to Fourth Place

Week 3

  • Brian Phillips
  • 114.24 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • joshua's Team
  • 52.78 pts, 0-3
  • Weekly Grade

Brian Phillips put on a show in this matchup, registering the second-highest point total in the league this week to crush joshua's Team 114.24 to 52.78. The winless 2008 Lions aren't role models, but no one tell that to joshua's Team. They have yet to crack the win column this year. Free fallin' like Tom Petty, joshua's Team suffered a significant drop in scoring from last week's 122.62 to 82.06 loss against joey's Primo Team. On top of the loss, joshua's Team had two starters score zero points (Sammy Watkins and Shayne Graham). Brian Phillips (2-1, 299.08 points) climbs into fourth place while joshua's Team (0-3, 207.44 points) drops to last place.

Top Players

    • Drew Brees
    • 26.94
    • Christine Michael
    • 23.10
    • Zach Miller
    • 19.80
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 16.00

Smooth Moves by Brian Phillips

  • Reading this matchup recap is indicative of potential Toyota Hall of Famers. You're making Brian Phillips look really good right now.
  • Drew Brees had 26.94 points, the second-highest QB score of the week and the sixth-highest QB score in the league this season.
  • Christine Michael didn't have the best score of the week, but there ain't no shame in his game. He had 23.10 points, the fifth-highest RB score of the week and the eighth-highest RB score in the league this season.
  • The 19.80 points scored by Zach Miller was the highest TE score in the league this week.
  • Put WR Brandon Marshall on the bench, where he scored 2.70 points, fewer than any WR in the starting lineup.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Don't worry, joshua's Team, the Toyota Hall of Fame says losing isn't contagious. But it is embarrassing. And you should be embarrassed.
  • joshua's Team had 7 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.
  • Julius Thomas had the lowest point total in the matchup with 1.30 points.
  • joshua's Team was faced with 2 starters coming up empty in points.
  • It's tough to win when your team leader gets embarrassed like this. At the QB position, joshua's Team got outscored 26.94 - 7.98 by Brian Phillips.

What If

  • Brian Phillips would be 3-0 if they played joshua's Team every week.
  • Besides joshua's Team, Brian Phillips would have defeated seven other teams this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Brian Phillips would have defeated joshua's Team 89.02 - 82.06 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as joshua's Team, Brian Phillips would be 0-2.
  • Brian Phillips would be 17-10 if they played every team every week.
  • joshua's Team would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Brian Phillips, joshua's Team would be 1-1.
  • joshua's Team would be 4-23 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Five of the starters for Brian Phillips scored higher than the leading scorer for joshua's Team.
  • With 52.78 points, joshua's Team scored the fewest points in the league this week and had the lowest score of any team this season.
  • joshua's Team has underachieved every week this season, scoring 52.78 points against a projected 80.84 this week.
  • With the big win, both of the wins this season for Brian Phillips have been blowouts.
  • Brian Phillips won by the largest margin of victory in the league at 61.46 points.
  • With the loss, joshua's Team has been blown out in all of their three losses this season.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Connor Barth scored 5.00 points against a projected 7.61 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Brian Phillips had their highest score of the season and the seventh-highest in the league this season with 114.24 points.
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Fantasy MasterpiecesWeek 3

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