Tales From The Crypt Grinds Out Win Against DubC's Team, Puts Them in Fifth Place

Week 8

  • Tales From The Crypt
  • 129.34 pts, 3-5
  • Weekly Grade
  • DubC's Team
  • 123.46 pts, 4-4
  • Weekly Grade

Tales From The Crypt edged DubC's Team 129.34 to 123.46, sniffing the record books in the process with the highest score of the week. This could have gone either way, with the 5.88-point margin of victory being the sixth-smallest recorded in the league this season. Leading DubC's Team, Jerick McKinnon (23.20 points) and the Kansas City Chiefs Defense (20.00) both ranked highly overall for the week. DubC's Team (4-4, 871.56 points) drops to fifth place while Tales From The Crypt (3-5, 858.76 points) remains mired in 10th place.

Top Players

    • Will Fuller V
    • 27.00
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 25.90
    • Jerick McKinnon
    • 23.20
    • Kansas City Chiefs Defense
    • 20.00

Smooth Moves by Tales From The Crypt

  • Tales From The Crypt, your competitive drive brought home the victory (with some help from professional athletes). That drive could take you all the way to the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Will Fuller V was uncoverable, scoring the second-most points by a WR this week with 27.00 points. It also ranks as the seventh-greatest game by a WR this season.
  • We won't judge you if you want to bow to Ezekiel Elliott. He ranked seventh in the league in scoring with 25.90 points.
  • The 18.14 points scored by Carson Wentz was the third-highest score of any QB in the league this week.
  • Tales From The Crypt had most of their starters beat their scoring projection (5 out of 9).

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • When life hands you lemons, say, “What the heck? I thought this was Fantasy Football, not a lemon stand. I want wins instead.” Wisdom from the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • 5 of the starters on DubC's Team scored less than their projected points.
  • Mike Evans fell short of his scoring projection with 8.50 points, just 58.5% of his projected 14.53.

What If

  • If Tales From The Crypt played DubC's Team every week, they would be 5-3 this season.
  • Tales From The Crypt would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Tales From The Crypt would have defeated DubC's Team 139.82 - 99.82.
  • Tales From The Crypt would be 5-2 if they played the same schedule as DubC's Team.
  • If Tales From The Crypt had played every team in the league each week, they would be 55-33.
  • DubC's Team would have lost to just three other teams besides Tales From The Crypt this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Tales From The Crypt, DubC's Team would be 5-2.
  • If they played every team every week, DubC's Team would be 54-33-1.

Game Notes

  • Looks like teams bring their A game when they see them on the schedule. Of the losses DubC's Team has had, three were against opponents who topped their season scoring average that week.
  • The 129.34 points scored by Tales From The Crypt was the highest in the league this week and the eighth-highest in the league this season.
  • Don't you hate that person that always has to one-up everybody? DubC's Team scored 123.46 points and lost. It is the second-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Brandin Cooks had a season-low 5.10 points against a projected 14.69 in the win and has now scored below his projection in five straight games.
  • At 5.88 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
  • Two of the starters for Tales From The Crypt scored higher than the leading scorer for DubC's Team.
  • The best group of RBs in the league this week was on Tales From The Crypt, which got 49.40 points from the position.
  • With the win, Tales From The Crypt improves to 1-1 in close games this season.
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