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joe's Team Wins Comeback Nailbiter over Dirt Stars, Knocks Them Back into Eighth Place

Week 5

  • joe's Team
  • 82.32 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • Dirt Stars
  • 79.66 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade

joe's Team benefited from 19.92 points from Carson Wentz and 14.90 from Mike Evans to edge Dirt Stars 82.32 to 79.66. joe's Team came into the Monday night game facing an 11.44-point deficit, but scored 17.90 for the comeback. This one just as easily could have been decided by a coin flip. The 2.66-point margin of victory was the smallest in the league this season. For Dirt Stars, Devonta Freeman and Aaron Rodgers played the roles of Maverick and Goose, scoring 18.30 and 17.86 points, respectively. joe's Team earned a sportsmanship trophy, starting Michael Floyd (0 points) to prevent the result from being even worse. Dirt Stars (2-3, 472.62 points) sinks into eighth place while joe's Team (3-2, 499.88 points) remains in sixth place.

Top Players

    • Carson Wentz
    • 19.92
    • Devonta Freeman
    • 18.30
    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 17.86
    • Arizona Cardinals Defense
    • 15.00

Smooth Moves by joe's Team

  • Outscoring your opponent is a sure-fire way to win each week. You can thank the Toyota Hall of Fame for that valuable insight.
  • One man's trash is another man's treasure? joe's Team picked up Carson Wentz, who led the matchup in scoring with 19.92 points.
  • Picked up Brandon McManus, who beat his scoring projection by 64.8%, which led the team.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Mike Evans have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked sixth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 14.90 points.
  • Starter Michael Floyd put up a zero, but joe's Team still won.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • The fact that you're reading this means you have internet connection. Unfortunately, that's one less thing to blame your loss on. Don't tell the Hall.
  • Dirt Stars picked up Cameron Brate, who then fell short of his 5.48-point projection by scoring 3.80 points.
  • You wish you had a kicker like ours. joe's Team won the K position battle, beating Dirt Stars 12.00 - 6.00.
  • The 1.40 points scored by Sterling Shepard was a season-low for both scoring and for his performance against projections. He reached only 20.0% of his 7.01 projected points this week.
  • Orleans Darkwa scored the fewest points on the team and scored below his projection for the first time this season with 1.10 points against a projected 4.81.

What If

  • If joe's Team played Dirt Stars every week, they'd be 4-1 this year.
  • joe's Team would've lost to every other team in the league besides Dirt Stars this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? joe's Team would have defeated Dirt Stars 98.30 - 89.08 had they played each other last week.
  • joe's Team would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Dirt Stars.
  • If joe's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 21-24.
  • Dirt Stars would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as joe's Team, Dirt Stars would be 0-4.
  • If they played every team every week, Dirt Stars would be 11-34.

Game Notes

  • The bottom two scoring teams in the league this week were in this matchup.
  • joe's Team has now scored below their projected points for the last three weeks.
  • At 2.66 points, the margin of victory was the smallest in the league this season.
  • The 82.32 points scored by joe's Team is the lowest winning score in the league this season.
  • Look here. We're gonna put any recollection of this week in a box, we're gonna lock it up, and we're gonna toss that thing in the ocean. Dirt Stars was last in the league in scoring and had their lowest score of the season with 79.66 points.
  • joe's Team was able to win with little help from the Carolina Panthers Defense, which had a season-low 3.00 points and is on a three-week underperforming streak.
  • joe's Team got a combined 17.80 points from their WRs, their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • Dirt Stars falls to 1-1 in comeback games this season.
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