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DirtyDeuce Beats How's My Sack Taste?, Moves Up to Fourth Place

Week 6

  • DirtyDeuce
  • 140.98 pts, 4-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • How's My Sack Taste?
  • 122 pts, 3-3
  • Weekly Grade

DirtyDeuce played out of their minds, registering the second-highest point total this week to get past How's My Sack Taste? 140.98 to 122.00. How's My Sack Taste? failed to live up to expectations and scored only 97.9% of a projected 124.58, while DirtyDeuce scored 5.7% more points than projected (133.39). Leading How's My Sack Taste?, Matthew Stafford (36.20 points) and Rob Gronkowski (33.20) both ranked highly overall for the week. DirtyDeuce (4-2, 685.54 points) climbs into fourth place and How's My Sack Taste? (3-3, 730.24 points) drops to fifth place.

Top Players

    • Matthew Stafford
    • 36.20
    • LeSean McCoy
    • 36.20
    • Cam Newton
    • 33.98
    • Rob Gronkowski
    • 33.20

Smooth Moves by DirtyDeuce

  • 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.
  • The third-highest RB score of the week and the fifth-highest RB score of the season came from LeSean McCoy, who scored 36.20 points.
  • The 17.40 points were a season-high for Duke Johnson Jr. The score beat his 8.99-point projection by 93.5%, which also was a season-high.
  • Those were the projections? We thought that was the starting point. 5 of the 9 starters on DirtyDeuce exceeded their projected points.
  • Both of the starting RBs beat their projected point totals.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • 140.98 seems a lot higher when you're on the losing side of it. And the Toyota Hall of Fame knows you know that.
  • Chris Boswell was last in the matchup in scoring with 1.00 point against a projected 10.76 and has now underachieved in five straight games.
  • Did not start Michael Floyd, who underachieved but still scored more than any WR on the team with 10.20 points against a projected 10.71.
  • You wish you had a kicker like ours. DirtyDeuce won the K position battle, beating How's My Sack Taste? 11.00 - 1.00.
  • It was a season-low scoring total for Marvin Jones Jr., who had 9.30 points. He had a projected total of 17.01 points and this week was the third straight game of underperformance versus his projection.

What If

  • DirtyDeuce would be 3-3 if they played How's My Sack Taste? every week.
  • Besides How's My Sack Taste?, DirtyDeuce would have defeated nine other teams this week.
  • DirtyDeuce would be 2-3 if they played the same schedule as How's My Sack Taste?.
  • If DirtyDeuce had played every team in the league each week, they would be 28-38.
  • In addition to DirtyDeuce, How's My Sack Taste? would have lost to just two other teams this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, DirtyDeuce would have lost to How's My Sack Taste? 122.70 - 76.40.
  • How's My Sack Taste? would be 2-3 if they played the same schedule as DirtyDeuce.
  • If they played every team every week, How's My Sack Taste? would be 33-33.

Game Notes

  • Hey, I'm sure DirtyDeuce appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, How's My Sack Taste? had the seventh-highest losing score in the league this season with 122.00 points.
  • Julian Edelman scored 7.80 points against a projected 14.36 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • With 140.98 points, DirtyDeuce had their highest score so far this season.
  • Speed, strength, agility, vision, and intelligence. It was all on display this week when the RBs on DirtyDeuce collectively had their best week of the season with 53.60 points.
  • How's My Sack Taste? got their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season with only 19.30 points this week.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Jeremy Maclin scored 7.90 points against a projected 18.05 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
  • With a margin of victory of 18.98 points, DirtyDeuce had the third-highest margin in the league this week.
  • In the loss, Rob Gronkowski had the highest TE score in the league this week with 33.20 points.
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