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McDreamin' Wins Shocker over BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom to Move into Eighth Place

Week 5

  • McDreamin'
  • 139.28 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom
  • 108.96 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade

McDreamin' pulled off a 139.28 to 108.96 upset over BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom after T.Y. Hilton went bananas and scored 33.10 points, which was the second-highest score by a player this week. The projected spread for the matchup was 30.71 points. McDreamin' beat expectations and scored 13.2% more than their projected 123.00 points, while BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom failed to live up to expectations and scored only 70.9% of a projected 153.71. For BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom, Antonio Brown and Aaron Rodgers played the roles of Maverick and Goose, scoring 27.90 and 17.86 points, respectively. The margin could have been larger, McDreamin' had a starter score zero points (DeAngelo Williams). McDreamin' (2-3, 648.16 points) climbs into eighth place while BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom (3-2, 695.14 points) drops to third place.

Top Players

    • T.Y. Hilton
    • 33.10
    • Antonio Brown
    • 27.90
    • Larry Fitzgerald
    • 26.10
    • Adam Vinatieri
    • 23.00

Smooth Moves by McDreamin'

  • Even if you cried trying to win, you still won. And the Toyota Hall of Fame is proud of McDreamin' either way.
  • The golden boot award goes to Adam Vinatieri. The highest score by any K in the league to date, posting 23.00 points.
  • Even NASA would be proud of this aerial performance. T.Y. Hilton had 33.10 points, the highest WR score of the week and the ninth-highest WR score in the league this season.
  • Larry Fitzgerald scored 26.10 points, the fourth-highest WR score in the league this week.
  • With 12.90 points, James White had his highest output of the season.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Don't worry, BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom, the Toyota Hall of Fame says losing isn't contagious. But it is embarrassing. And you should be embarrassed.
  • Picked up Mike Nugent, who was last on the team in scoring with 2.00 points, only 21.8% of his projected point total, which was also the lowest percentage on the team.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Jerrell Freeman, who then scored below his 12.83-point projection with 6.00 points.
  • 10 of the 11 starters scored less than their projected points.
  • A heated blanket would be a great gift for C.J. Anderson during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 9.20 points against a projected 16.08 this week.

What If

  • If McDreamin' played BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom every week, they'd be 1-4 this year.
  • Besides BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom, McDreamin' would have defeated eight other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom, McDreamin' would be 2-2.
  • If McDreamin' had played every team in the league each week, they would be 26-29.
  • Besides McDreamin', BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom would have been defeated by eight other teams this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, McDreamin' would have lost to BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom 140.80 - 124.36.
  • If they played the same schedule as McDreamin', BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom would be 2-2.
  • If they played every team every week, BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom would be 33-22.

Game Notes

  • Both of the losses this season for BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom have been upset losses.
  • The win by McDreamin' snapped a three-game losing streak.
  • McDreamin' had their largest margin of victory so far this year at 30.32 points.
  • BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom got their lowest combined scoring output from the RB position this season with only 18.90 points this week.
  • It was a season-low point total for BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom.
  • McDreamin' overachieved in the win, improving to 2-1 when beating their projected points this season, while BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom falls to 1-2 when scoring below their projected points.
  • With 139.28 points, McDreamin' scored the third-most points in the league this week.
  • BaDa Bing BaDa Bloom lost, but Antonio Brown played well, scoring 27.90 points to rank ninth in the league in scoring.
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