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The Burgundy Ballerz Steals Win from Friday Night Wights

Week 2

  • The Burgundy Ballerz
  • 116.3 pts, 2-0
  • Weekly Grade
  • Friday Night Wights
  • 103.38 pts, 1-1
  • Weekly Grade

Faced with a 1.68-point deficit, The Burgundy Ballerz pulled off a 116.30 to 103.38 comeback on Monday night. They were led by Matt Forte, whose 32.90 points were the highest score by a player this week. Each team failed to meet expectations, but The Burgundy Ballerz managed to score 91.0% of a projected 127.75 points for the win. Free fallin' like Tom Petty, Friday Night Wights suffered a significant drop in scoring from last week's 155.30 to 116.42 win against Awesome Aint Easy!. The Burgundy Ballerz (2-0, 256.50 points) shifts into second place while Friday Night Wights (1-1, 258.68 points) winds up in fifth place.

Top Players

    • Matt Forte
    • 32.90
    • Julio Jones
    • 23.60
    • Latavius Murray
    • 22.10
    • Marvin Jones Jr.
    • 21.80

Smooth Moves by The Burgundy Ballerz

  • If this were a dream sequence, you'd hear a deep voice announce, "The Burgundy Ballerz, the Toyota Hall of Famer." But it's not.
  • Matt Forte scored the most points in the league and beat his scoring projection by 137.9%, the highest percentage of any player in the matchup.
  • The Burgundy Ballerz was still able to pull out a win with only 2 of their 9 starters exceeding their projected points.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Julio Jones posterizing opponents. He had the sixth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 23.60 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Don't worry, Friday Night Wights, the Toyota Hall of Fame says losing isn't contagious. But it is embarrassing. And you should be embarrassed.
  • The Burgundy Ballerz had a better day at the QB position, topping Friday Night Wights 13.50 - 6.08.
  • Friday Night Wights had 5 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.
  • Antonio Brown, who had the highest projected points in the matchup with 24.81, only scored 7.90 points.
  • The 4.10 points scored by Danny Woodhead was just 28.3% of his 14.49-point projection.

What If

  • The Burgundy Ballerz would be 1-1 if they played Friday Night Wights every week.
  • Besides Friday Night Wights, The Burgundy Ballerz would have defeated four other teams this week.
  • The Burgundy Ballerz would be 12-6 if they played every team every week.
  • Besides The Burgundy Ballerz, Friday Night Wights would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, The Burgundy Ballerz would have lost to Friday Night Wights 155.30 - 140.20.
  • If they played every team every week, Friday Night Wights would be 10-8.

Game Notes

  • Two of the starters for The Burgundy Ballerz scored higher than the leading scorer for Friday Night Wights.
  • The Burgundy Ballerz got the best total score from their RBs of any team this week with 44.60 points.
  • Friday Night Wights scored 103.38 points, ranking them eighth in the league in scoring.
  • In the loss, Latavius Murray had the sixth-highest RB score in the league this week with 22.10 points.
  • Friday Night Wights could not close out the win even with the help of Marvin Jones Jr., who scored 21.80 points, the seventh-highest score among all WRs in the league for the week.
  • In the loss, Jordan Reed had the fourth-highest TE score in the league this week with 12.00 points.
  • In the loss, the Baltimore Ravens Defense scored 12.00 points against a projected 7.04 and exceeded their scoring projection by 70.5%.
  • Golden Tate did not contribute much to the win by The Burgundy Ballerz. He only scored 3.30 points of a projected 14.50.
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