Tecmo Super Bowl Pulls Off Comeback over Tales From The Crypt, Moves Up to Third Place

Week 5

  • Tecmo Super Bowl
  • 118.84 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • Tales From The Crypt
  • 104.56 pts, 1-4
  • Weekly Grade

Tecmo Super Bowl logged the highest point total this week and erased a 2.06-point deficit on Sunday night. They beat Tales From The Crypt 118.84 to 104.56. Tecmo Super Bowl beat their projections and put up 12.4% more than their projected 105.74 points, while Tales From The Crypt fell just short of projections and got 96.0% of a projected 108.88. For Tales From The Crypt, Carson Wentz and Will Fuller V played the roles of Maverick and Goose, scoring 28.26 and 19.20 points, respectively. Tecmo Super Bowl (3-2, 543.26 points) climbs into third place and Tales From The Crypt (1-4, 494.66 points) sinks into 11th place.

Top Players

    • Deshaun Watson
    • 35.54
    • Carson Wentz
    • 28.26
    • T.Y. Hilton
    • 21.20
    • Will Fuller V
    • 19.20

Smooth Moves by Tecmo Super Bowl

  • Congrats, Tecmo Super Bowl. You outscored your opponent. Next up: outperforming all other Fantasy Football players to get into the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Deshaun Watson scored 35.54 points, the highest of any player on Tecmo Super Bowl this season.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and T.Y. Hilton have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked fourth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 21.20 points.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Chris Hogan posterizing opponents. He had the eighth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 17.40 points.
  • This is the bar, and this is the team jumping over it. Tecmo Super Bowl had 5 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • After any loss, it's good to reflect on the choices you've made. One you'll never regret is being a Toyota Hall of Famer.
  • Left the Seattle Seahawks Defense on the bench, where they scored 16.00 points and beat their projected point total by 136.3%, the seventh-highest percentage in the league this week.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started J.D. McKissic, who then scored below his 7.44-point projection with 5.10 points.
  • Tales From The Crypt had 7 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.
  • Jared Cook was last in the matchup in scoring with 2.00 points against a projected 6.43 and underachieved for the second time this season.

What If

  • If Tecmo Super Bowl played Tales From The Crypt every week, they would be 4-1 this season.
  • Tecmo Super Bowl would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Tecmo Super Bowl would have defeated Tales From The Crypt 152.02 - 128.62 had they played each other last week.
  • Tecmo Super Bowl would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Tales From The Crypt.
  • If Tecmo Super Bowl had played every team in the league each week, they would be 37-18.
  • In addition to Tecmo Super Bowl, Tales From The Crypt would have lost to just three other teams this week.
  • Tales From The Crypt would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as Tecmo Super Bowl.
  • If they played every team every week, Tales From The Crypt would be 28-27.

Game Notes

  • Did Tales From The Crypt pay admission to see the greatest show on turf? Tecmo Super Bowl had a league-high for the week with 118.84 points, which is the seventh-highest score in the league this season.
  • Don't you hate that person that always has to one-up everybody? Tales From The Crypt scored 104.56 points and lost. It is the second-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • At 14.28 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
  • Tecmo Super Bowl got a combined 43.50 points from their WRs, their highest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • With the win, Tecmo Super Bowl improves to 1-1 in comeback games this season.
  • Carson Wentz scored 28.26 points, the ninth-highest QB score in the league this season, but it was not enough to get Tales From The Crypt the win.
  • In the loss, Will Fuller V had the sixth-highest WR score in the league this week with 19.20 points.
  • In the loss, Le'Veon Bell had the ninth-highest RB score in the league this week with 14.30 points.
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