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Ro's roid rangers Overwhelms Knights, Notches Third in a Row

Week 5

  • Ro's roid rangers
  • 143.46 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • Knights
  • 63.66 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade

Fantasy football owners will accept any point margin to keep a win streak alive, but if you are able to win in a commanding fashion, it makes the streak all the more sweet. That is what Ro's roid rangers accomplished this week when they put up the second-highest point total in the league this week, and won their third straight win to dismantle Knights 143.46 to 63.66. The streak, which has been a real boost for Ro's roid rangers, has allowed them to move up from ninth place in Week 3 to second place now. They're doing it by scoring a lot of points and they own the second-highest overall point total in the league, averaging 137.80 points per matchup. Adding insult to injury, Knights got zero points from Eric Ebron. Knights slides to 11th place with a 2-3 record. Ro's roid rangers has recently defeated hangnlow (160.10 to 116.54) and How's My Sack Taste? (129.88 to 110.22).

Top Players

    • David Johnson
    • 37.50
    • Greg Olsen
    • 31.10
    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 21.86
    • Buffalo Bills Defense
    • 17.00

Smooth Moves by Ro's roid rangers

  • Outscoring your opponent is a sure-fire way to win each week. You can thank the Toyota Hall of Fame for that valuable insight.
  • With 17.00 points, the Buffalo Bills Defense was the highest-scoring DEF of the week.
  • David Johnson ranked fourth in the league in scoring and had the highest output of any player on Ro's roid rangers this season with 37.50 points.
  • Greg Olsen felt like the Rodney Dangerfield of football, 'no respect at all' with this week's projected points. He scored the ninth-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 134.2%, the fifth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Ro's roid rangers won despite having only 3 of their 9 starters exceed their scoring projection.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Some teams are destined to beat teams like Knights and move on to Toyota Hall of Fame greatness. Ironically, you are included in that destiny, because you played yourself.
  • Did not start Tyrod Taylor, who led the team in scoring with 19.76 points.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Jerick McKinnon, who then scored below his 12.35-point projection with 5.60 points.
  • Golden Tate has scored below his projection in every game this season after scoring 7.50 points against a projected 12.63 this week.
  • Knights had 7 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.

What If

  • If Ro's roid rangers played Knights every week, they'd be 4-1 this year.
  • Ro's roid rangers would have beaten nine other teams besides Knights this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Ro's roid rangers would have defeated Knights 129.88 - 127.04.
  • If they played the same schedule as Knights, Ro's roid rangers would be 3-1.
  • If Ro's roid rangers had played every team in the league each week, they would be 35-20.
  • Knights would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Ro's roid rangers, Knights would be 2-2.
  • Knights would be 19-36 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • The top players for Ro's roid rangers were elite in the matchup, as four of their starters outperformed the leading scorer for Knights.
  • The margin of victory of 79.80 points set the record as the biggest in the league this season.
  • Knights scored the fewest points in the league this week and had the lowest score in the league this season.
  • How nice of you to offer a free win! This was the first time this season that Knights lost by the biggest margin of the week.
  • Ro's roid rangers scored 143.46 points against a projected 137.97 and beat their scoring projection for the fourth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
  • Despite being on the winning team, Dan Bailey had a season-low 4.00 points against a projected 8.96 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • We don't condone cheating, but this group of wide receivers might want to spray Stickum on their gloves. The 22.30 total points by the WRs on Ro's roid rangers was their lowest WR output this season.
  • What good are running backs if they are running backwards instead of forwards? The 16.40 total points by the RBs on Knights was their smallest RB output this season.
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