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Kirkle Jerk Comes Back to Shock Miller Dollar Baby, Moves Up to Fifth Place

Week 5

  • Kirkle Jerk
  • 110.98 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • Miller Dollar Baby
  • 100.74 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade

Kirkle Jerk got 21.80 points from Amari Cooper and 16.98 from Matt Ryan, taking down Miller Dollar Baby 110.98 to 100.74. Kirkle Jerk came into the Monday night game facing a 5.76-point deficit, but scored 16.00, picking up an unlikely win as an 11.27-point underdog. Kirkle Jerk beat their projections and scored 10.3% more than their projected 100.59 points, while Miller Dollar Baby fell just short of projections and got 90.1% of a projected 111.86. Leading Miller Dollar Baby, Tom Brady (35.64 points) and Adam Vinatieri (23.00) both ranked highly overall for the week. Kirkle Jerk (2-3, 525.16 points) climbs into fifth place while Miller Dollar Baby (3-2, 529.80 points) drops to fourth place.

Top Players

    • Tom Brady
    • 35.64
    • Adam Vinatieri
    • 23.00
    • Amari Cooper
    • 21.80
    • Matt Ryan
    • 16.98

Smooth Moves by Kirkle Jerk

  • Kirkle Jerk 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.
  • The Minnesota Vikings Defense was the highest-scoring DEF in the league this week with 16.00 points.
  • Took Kirk Cousins out of the starting lineup, who scored 15.30 points on the bench, fewer than the starting QB.
  • With 21.80 points, Amari Cooper ranked second in the league in scoring among WRs this week.
  • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Le'Veon Bell. He had the 10th-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 15.40 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • 110.98 seems a lot higher when you're on the losing side of it. And the Toyota Hall of Fame knows you know that.
  • Jason Witten has scored below his projection in every game this season after scoring 4.30 points against a projected 6.45 this week.
  • Miller Dollar Baby had 7 starters fail to reach their projections.
  • With 8.40 points against a projected 12.33, Eddie Lacy did not meet his projection for the fourth straight game.
  • Kirkle Jerk saw their RBs beat those on Miller Dollar Baby 30.20 - 10.80.

What If

  • If Kirkle Jerk played Miller Dollar Baby every week, they'd be 3-2 this season.
  • Besides Miller Dollar Baby, Kirkle Jerk would have defeated six other teams this week.
  • Kirkle Jerk would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as Miller Dollar Baby.
  • If Kirkle Jerk had played every team in the league each week, they would be 22-23.
  • Besides Kirkle Jerk, Miller Dollar Baby would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Kirkle Jerk would have lost to Miller Dollar Baby 103.68 - 90.12 had they played each other last week.
  • Miller Dollar Baby would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Kirkle Jerk.
  • If they played every team every week, Miller Dollar Baby would be 22-23.

Game Notes

  • Depth was a factor: Even though Miller Dollar Baby lost, they had two players score higher than the leading scorer for Kirkle Jerk.
  • It was a tough loss for Miller Dollar Baby, which put up the 10th-biggest score for a losing team in the league this season.
  • Both of the wins this season for Kirkle Jerk have been comeback victories.
  • In the loss, Adam Vinatieri had the highest score of any K in the league this season with 23.00 points.
  • What good are running backs if they are running backwards instead of forwards? The 10.80 total points by the RBs on Miller Dollar Baby was their smallest RB output this season.
  • Kirkle Jerk had their largest margin of victory so far this year at 10.24 points.
  • With a combined 30.20 points from their RBs, Kirkle Jerk got their highest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
  • Although Kirkle Jerk won, it was no thanks to Kelvin Benjamin, who scored 7.00 points and has now scored below his projection in three straight weeks.
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