House of Carr Beats Burt Maclin FBI to Move into Seventh Place

Week 5

  • House of Carr
  • 137.82 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • Burt Maclin FBI
  • 108.22 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade

There's a lot of talk at the water cooler this morning about the performance of House of Carr this past weekend. Rightfully so, as they logged the second-highest score in the league this week and took down Burt Maclin FBI 137.82 to 108.22. Burt Maclin FBI failed to live up to expectations and scored only 80.4% of a projected 134.66, while House of Carr put up 13.6% more points than projected (121.35). Like the airspeed of a coconut-laden European swallow, the score for Burt Maclin FBI went way down sharply from last week's 145.78 to 137.48 win against Mr. Rodgers' Hood. House of Carr (2-3, 559.84 points) climbs into seventh place and Burt Maclin FBI (3-2, 612.78 points) drops to fifth place.

Top Players

    • Melvin Gordon
    • 34.30
    • A.J. Green
    • 30.90
    • Javorius Allen
    • 18.50
    • Andy Dalton
    • 17.32

Smooth Moves by House of Carr

  • That's one small victory for House of Carr. And one small step toward legendary status—in the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • A bounty from the backfield: Melvin Gordon had an outstanding performance with 34.30 points, the best among RBs this week and the fifth-highest RB score in the league this season.
  • Sat TE Eric Ebron on the bench, where he had the lowest TE score on the team with 1.60 points.
  • With 13.20 points scored versus a projected 10.06, Hunter Henry scored more points than projected for three straight games.
  • The Seattle Seahawks Defense exceeded scoring projections by 112.2%, with 17.00 points against a projected 8.01.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Burt Maclin FBI, you can't win 'em all. But you can't lose 'em all if you wanna be in the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Greg Zuerlein, who Burt Maclin FBI picked up this week, scored below his 8.88-point projection with 4.00 points.
  • Martellus Bennett has scored below his projection in every game this season after scoring 8.30 points against a projected 12.33 this week.
  • DeVante Parker was last in the matchup in scoring and achieved only 12.5% of his projected point total, his lowest percentage of the season.
  • It was a season-low scoring total for Alshon Jeffery, who had 6.10 points. He had a projected total of 15.47 points and this week was the third straight game of underperformance versus his projection.

What If

  • House of Carr would be 2-3 if they played Burt Maclin FBI every week.
  • House of Carr would have beaten nine other teams besides Burt Maclin FBI this week.
  • House of Carr would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Burt Maclin FBI.
  • House of Carr would be 29-26 if they played every team every week.
  • Burt Maclin FBI would have lost to six other teams besides House of Carr this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, House of Carr would have lost to Burt Maclin FBI 145.78 - 84.62.
  • Burt Maclin FBI would be 3-1 if they played the same schedule as House of Carr.
  • If they played every team every week, Burt Maclin FBI would be 35-20.

Game Notes

  • It was a tough loss for Burt Maclin FBI, which put up the ninth-biggest score for a losing team in the league this season.
  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on House of Carr collectively had their best week of the season with 42.80 points.
  • The 137.82 points scored by House of Carr is their highest score of the season and the 10th-highest in the league this season.
  • House of Carr had their largest margin of victory so far this year at 29.60 points.
  • The loss snapped a three-game win streak by Burt Maclin FBI.
  • Not going to name names, but some people here aren't pulling their weight. Forget it, Shane Vereen needs to step it up! He scored 8.50 points against a projected 10.69 in the win, and has now scored below his projection in four straight games.
  • Although House of Carr won, it was no thanks to Dan Bailey, who scored 8.00 points and has now scored below his projection in four straight weeks.
  • In the loss, A.J. Green scored 30.90 points, the fifth-highest WR score in the league this season.
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