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Stephen's Nice Team Beats the Pants Off matt's Team, Claims Seventh Place

Week 5

  • Stephen's Nice Team
  • 132 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • matt's Team
  • 91.14 pts, 0-5
  • Weekly Grade

Stephen's Nice Team got 26.10 points from T.Y. Hilton and 23.80 from Matthew Stafford, demolishing matt's Team 132.00 to 91.14. The winless 2008 Lions aren't role models, but no one tell that to matt's Team. They have yet to crack the win column this year. With 43.64 points (the highest score for the week ), Tom Brady put on a true laser show in this one. Stephen's Nice Team (2-3, 559.32 points) climbs into seventh place and matt's Team (0-5, 506.38 points) stays mired in the cellar.

Top Players

    • Tom Brady
    • 43.64
    • T.Y. Hilton
    • 26.10
    • Matthew Stafford
    • 23.80
    • Larry Fitzgerald
    • 20.10

Smooth Moves by Stephen's Nice Team

  • Fantasy Football is a game where the high score wins. So keep doing what you have to do, the Toyota Hall of Fame will turn a blind eye.
  • T.Y. Hilton brought in 26.10 points, which was good enough to rank 10th in the league in scoring this week and fifth-best of any player on Stephen's Nice Team this season.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Larry Fitzgerald posterizing opponents. He had the third-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 20.10 points.
  • The 16.70 points scored by DeMarco Murray was the 10th-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
  • With 10.90 points, Rob Gronkowski had the fourth-highest score of any TE in the league this week.

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.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Golden Tate, who then scored below his 7.67-point projection with 4.50 points.
  • 8 of the starters on matt's Team underperformed versus their projections.
  • Julio Jones was last on the team in scoring with 2.90 points against a projected 14.26 and underachieved for the third time this season.
  • With 4.00 points, Justin Tucker had his lowest output of the season and tallied just 37.3% of his 10.71 projected points, his lowest percentage of the year.

What If

  • If Stephen's Nice Team played matt's Team every week, they'd be 3-2 this year.
  • Stephen's Nice Team would have beaten six other teams besides matt's Team this week.
  • Stephen's Nice Team would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as matt's Team.
  • If Stephen's Nice Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 24-21.
  • matt's Team would have lost to five other teams besides Stephen's Nice Team this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Stephen's Nice Team would have lost to matt's Team 113.14 - 93.32 had they played each other last week.
  • matt's Team would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Stephen's Nice Team.
  • matt's Team would be 18-27 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Luck has not been with matt's Team, as four of their five losses have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • Both of the wins this season for Stephen's Nice Team have been blowout victories.
  • In the loss, Tom Brady led the league in scoring and had the sixth-most points in the league this season with 43.64.
  • Graham Gano scored a season-low 1.00 point and underachieved for the third straight week.
  • We don't condone cheating, but this group of wide receivers might want to spray Stickum on their gloves. The 7.40 total points by the WRs on matt's Team was their lowest WR output this season.
  • matt's Team had their largest margin of defeat this season.
  • The highest-scoring group of WRs in the league this week was on Stephen's Nice Team, which got 54.20 points from the position.
  • The margin of victory of 40.86 points was the second-highest margin in the league this week.
Stephen's Nice Team
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