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Brian Phillips Picks Up Win Against DAB ON EM for Third Straight Win

Week 5

  • Brian Phillips
  • 100.42 pts, 4-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • 75.98 pts, 1-4
  • Weekly Grade

Brian Phillips earned their third win in a row when they beat DAB ON EM 100.42 to 75.98. They were led by Ezekiel Elliott with 29.10 points and Carson Wentz who had 17.92. The streak, which has been a shot in the arm for Brian Phillips, has allowed them to move up from fifth place in Week 3 to second place now. Things could have been different, DAB ON EM had several starters score zero points. DAB ON EM stays put in eighth place with a 1-4 record. Brian Phillips has recently blown through joshua's Team (114.24 to 52.78) and joey's Primo Team (83.08 to 49.14).

Top Players

    • David Johnson
    • 30.50
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 29.10
    • Andrew Luck
    • 22.18
    • Carson Wentz
    • 17.92

Smooth Moves by Brian Phillips

  • Outscoring your opponent is a sure-fire way to win each week. You can thank the Toyota Hall of Fame for that valuable insight.
  • Ezekiel Elliott didn't have the best score of the week, but there ain't no shame in his game. He had 29.10 points, the second-highest RB score of the week and the second-highest RB score in the league this season.
  • You see what happens when you keep the laces out? Connor Barth scored 12.00 points, the highest K score in the league this week.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Brandon Marshall have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked fifth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 17.40 points.
  • With 7.30 points scored versus a projected 4.74, Zach Miller scored more points than projected for three straight games.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Sometimes 75.98 is enough. Unfortunately, the Toyota Hall of Fame has confirmed this time it's a smaller number than 100.42.
  • Even though DAB ON EM lost, only 2 of their 9 starters scored less than their projected points.
  • With 1.00 point, the Houston Texans Defense was last on the team in scoring and got only 13.9% of their 7.19 projected points, their lowest percentage of the season.
  • DAB ON EM tried to fight through 4 of their 9 starters getting zeros, but could not overcome it.
  • DAB ON EM would have welcomed more points at WR, where Brian Phillips topped them 26.50 - 9.70.

What If

  • If Brian Phillips played DAB ON EM every week, they'd be 4-1 this season.
  • Brian Phillips would have beaten six other teams besides DAB ON EM this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Brian Phillips would have defeated DAB ON EM 83.08 - 65.74 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as DAB ON EM, Brian Phillips would be 3-1.
  • Brian Phillips would be 29-16 if they played every team every week.
  • DAB ON EM would have lost to six other teams besides Brian Phillips this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Brian Phillips, DAB ON EM would be 3-1.
  • If they played every team every week, DAB ON EM would be 18-27.

Game Notes

  • Brian Phillips was able to win with little help from the Carolina Panthers Defense, which had a season-low 3.00 points and is on a three-week underperforming streak.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Alshon Jeffery scored 7.70 points against a projected 10.09 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • The margin of victory for the matchup ended up being the smallest in the league this week at 24.44 points.
  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on DAB ON EM collectively had their best week of the season with 30.50 points.
  • The loss was a familiar refrain for DAB ON EM, as they have now dropped four in a row.
  • Both teams topped their projections, but DAB ON EM performed better versus expectations than Brian Phillips and still lost.
  • Brian Phillips has now won three games in a row.
  • DAB ON EM had their largest margin of defeat this season.
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