Smilelikeadonut Beats Hawthorne, Puts Them in Sixth Place

Week 9

  • Smilelikeadonut
  • 88.98 pts, 8-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Hawthorne
  • 80.9 pts, 4-5
  • Weekly Grade

Smilelikeadonut got past Hawthorne 88.98 to 80.90 due to two big individual performances, Russell Wilson with 25.58 points and Todd Gurley II with 22.40. While each team hit their projections, Smilelikeadonut put up 10.9% more than a projected 80.24 points to get the win. Derek Carr led Hawthorne with 14.70 points while Jay Ajayi brought in 13.70. With Smilelikeadonut delivering goose eggs from two of their starters, the outcome could have been worse. Hawthorne (4-5, 741.60 points) drops to sixth place while Smilelikeadonut (8-1, 993.18 points) remains in first place.

Top Players

    • Russell Wilson
    • 25.58
    • Todd Gurley II
    • 22.40
    • Matt Forte
    • 21.60
    • Derek Carr
    • 14.70

Smooth Moves by Smilelikeadonut

  • You put it all on the Fantasy field and pulled out a Fantasy victory! A Fantasy feeling only rivaled by becoming a real Toyota Hall of Famer.
  • One of these days the prognosticators will give Russell Wilson his due props. He ranked fifth in the league in scoring with 25.58 points against a projected 20.24 and has now overachieved in three straight games.
  • Is this your audition for head talent scout of a pro team? Picked up Matt Forte, who beat his scoring projection by 208.6%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Expect to see some trade offers for Todd Gurley II. He ranked 10th in the league in scoring with 22.40 points.
  • Even with two starters scoring zero points, Smilelikeadonut was still able to win.

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.
  • Picked up Robby Anderson but left him on the bench, where he scored 10.80 points against a projected 7.31.
  • Hawthorne picked up Austin Hooper, who then fell short of his 5.88-point projection by scoring 3.60 points.
  • Acquired and started Tyler Lockett, who scored 1.00 point, the fewest of any player in the matchup.
  • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Michael Crabtree during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 4.00 points against a projected 8.68 this week.

What If

  • If Smilelikeadonut played Hawthorne every week, they'd be 7-2 this season.
  • Besides Hawthorne, Smilelikeadonut would have defeated seven other teams this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Smilelikeadonut would have defeated Hawthorne 86.08 - 82.62 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Hawthorne, Smilelikeadonut would be 7-1.
  • Smilelikeadonut would be 79-20 if they played every team every week.
  • Hawthorne would have lost to six other teams besides Smilelikeadonut this week.
  • Hawthorne would be 5-3 if they played the same schedule as Smilelikeadonut.
  • Hawthorne would be 49-50 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Smilelikeadonut had three starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for Hawthorne.
  • The 8.08-point win by Smilelikeadonut beat the 2.31-point spread.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Kareem Hunt had a season-low 6.10 points against a projected 16.39 and has now underachieved in six straight games.
  • This must be how Jay Leno feels with a garage full of high-performance cars. Hawthorne got a combined 36.60 points from their RBs, their highest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
  • Smilelikeadonut got the best total score from their RBs of any team this week with 50.10 points.
  • The drafted players on Smilelikeadonut put up 75.7% of the team's points this week.
  • This is the seventh week this season that Smilelikeadonut has been in first place.
  • Smilelikeadonut got the win while also beating point expectations. They are 7-0 when exceeding their projected points this year. Hawthorne falls to 1-1 when scoring above their projected points.
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