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McDreamin' Narrowly Upsets RobertSniffin'DaTurd, Knocks Them Back into Fifth Place

Week 10

  • McDreamin'
  • 148.7 pts, 4-6
  • Weekly Grade
  • RobertSniffin'DaTurd
  • 144.78 pts, 6-4
  • Weekly Grade

Underdog. Schmunderdog. McDreamin' overcame a 26.04-point projected spread, slipping by RobertSniffin'DaTurd 148.70 to 144.78 for the upset. They benefited from a team-leading 29.90 points from Doug Baldwin and 28.60 from Marcus Mariota. This one just as easily could have been decided by a coin flip. The 3.92-point margin of victory was the fifth-smallest in the league this season. Leading RobertSniffin'DaTurd, Jordy Nelson (30.60 points) and David Johnson (28.10) both ranked highly overall for the week. RobertSniffin'DaTurd (6-4, 1,351.32 points) drops to fifth place while McDreamin' (4-6, 1,295.50 points) remains in ninth place.

Top Players

    • Jordy Nelson
    • 30.60
    • Doug Baldwin
    • 29.90
    • Marcus Mariota
    • 28.60
    • David Johnson
    • 28.10

Smooth Moves by McDreamin'

  • McDreamin' 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.
  • With 28.60 points against a projected 17.37, Marcus Mariota ranked ninth in the league in scoring and has now overachieved in three straight games.
  • Doug Baldwin beat his scoring projection by a season-high 120.2% to rank fifth in the league in scoring.
  • The 25.30 points scored by Larry Fitzgerald was the seventh-highest score by a WR in the league this week.
  • With 8.50 points scored versus a projected 3.65, Blake Martinez scored more points than projected for five straight games.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Funny, the Hall provides articles you could have studied. But instead you watched RobertSniffin'DaTurd cry trying.
  • RobertSniffin'DaTurd left the 17.20 points scored by Martellus Bennett on the bench this week. He beat his projected point total by 151.8%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Jonathan Casillas, who then scored below his 9.21-point projection with 5.50 points.
  • Michael Thomas was last on the team in scoring with 4.00 points, 34.1% of his projected 11.73, which is his lowest percentage of the season.
  • It's tough to win when your team leader gets embarrassed like this. At the QB position, RobertSniffin'DaTurd got outscored 28.60 - 13.68 by McDreamin'.

What If

  • If McDreamin' played RobertSniffin'DaTurd every week, they'd be 4-6 this season.
  • McDreamin' would have beaten eight other teams besides RobertSniffin'DaTurd this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as RobertSniffin'DaTurd, McDreamin' would be 6-3.
  • If McDreamin' had played every team in the league each week, they would be 57-53.
  • In addition to McDreamin', RobertSniffin'DaTurd would have lost to just three other teams this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, McDreamin' would have lost to RobertSniffin'DaTurd 152.66 - 120.44.
  • RobertSniffin'DaTurd would be 5-4 if they played the same schedule as McDreamin'.
  • If they played every team every week, RobertSniffin'DaTurd would be 65-45.

Game Notes

  • Maybe the league is colluding against them. All four of the losses for RobertSniffin'DaTurd this season have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • In the loss, Jordy Nelson ranked fourth in the league in scoring with 30.60 points against a projected 15.40 and has now overachieved in three straight games.
  • RobertSniffin'DaTurd topped their point expectations for the third week in a row. They have now overperformed versus projections for the sixth time.
  • Hey, I'm sure McDreamin' appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, RobertSniffin'DaTurd had the second-highest losing score in the league this season with 144.78 points.
  • The 3.92-point margin of victory was the smallest in the league this week.
  • Cairo Santos scored 13.00 points against a projected 7.38 in the loss and has now beaten his projection in four straight games.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Ted Ginn Jr. scored 10.40 points against a projected 14.24 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • With the loss, RobertSniffin'DaTurd is now 1-1 in upset games this season.
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