ZekeA Virus Snatches Win from Burt Maclin FBI, Moves Up to Ninth Place

Week 8

  • ZekeA Virus
  • 140.18 pts, 3-5
  • Weekly Grade
  • Burt Maclin FBI
  • 127.22 pts, 4-4
  • Weekly Grade

Facing a 4.52-point deficit on Sunday night, ZekeA Virus scored 17.48 and beat Burt Maclin FBI 140.18 to 127.22. They also claimed the highest score they've earned all season. The manager of Burt Maclin FBI should definitely keep their day job. They only scored 98.3% of their projected points, and has now failed to meet projections for five weeks running. Ezekiel Elliott led Burt Maclin FBI with 26.40 points while Tom Brady racked up 19.52. When assigning blame following this loss, Burt Maclin FBI can look in the mirror. They started a player with zero points (Zach Miller). ZekeA Virus (3-5, 872.30 points) climbs into ninth place and Burt Maclin FBI (4-4, 946.34 points) stays in sixth place.

Top Players

    • Baltimore Ravens Defense
    • 31.00
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 26.40
    • Jerick McKinnon
    • 26.20
    • Tom Brady
    • 19.52

Smooth Moves by ZekeA Virus

  • You defeated Burt Maclin FBI and showed your league you mean business. Show that to the rest of the world—by being in the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • By the beard of Zeus, that's a lot of points for a defense. With 31.00 points, the Baltimore Ravens Defense had the highest point total to date for all defenses.
  • Jerick McKinnon put the team on his back with 26.20 points, the third-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
  • The 16.60 points scored by Alvin Kamara was the eighth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
  • Matt Bryant scored a season-high 14.00 points and beat his scoring projection by a season-high 59.5%.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • When life hands you lemons, say, “What the heck? I thought this was Fantasy Football, not a lemon stand. I want wins instead.” Wisdom from the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Tom Brady has now failed to reach his projection for five straight games. This week he scored 19.52 points versus a projected 25.01.
  • At the DEF position, Burt Maclin FBI got outscored 31.00 - 15.00 by ZekeA Virus.
  • Burt Maclin FBI had 5 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.
  • Burt Maclin FBI got a zero from Zach Miller after expecting a projected 7.75-point total.

What If

  • If ZekeA Virus played Burt Maclin FBI every week, they would be 3-5 this season.
  • Besides Burt Maclin FBI, ZekeA Virus would have defeated eight other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Burt Maclin FBI, ZekeA Virus would be 3-4.
  • ZekeA Virus would be 39-49 if they played every team every week.
  • Besides ZekeA Virus, Burt Maclin FBI would have been defeated by four other teams this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, ZekeA Virus would have lost to Burt Maclin FBI 128.86 - 119.76.
  • If they played the same schedule as ZekeA Virus, Burt Maclin FBI would be 3-4.
  • If they played every team every week, Burt Maclin FBI would be 47-41.

Game Notes

  • Three of the four losses for Burt Maclin FBI this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
  • Burt Maclin FBI underachieved for the seventh time this season, including the last five weeks in a row, scoring 127.22 points against a projected 129.43 this week.
  • It was a tough loss for Burt Maclin FBI, which put up the fourth-biggest score for a losing team in the league this season.
  • ZekeA Virus had their highest score of the season with 140.18 points.
  • T.Y. Hilton did little to help ZekeA Virus, underperforming versus projections for the third straight game with 3.50 points against a projected 13.31.
  • In comeback games this season, ZekeA Virus is now 2-1, including wins in their last two such matchups.
  • ZekeA Virus got a combined 50.60 points from their RBs, the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
  • Burt Maclin FBI falls to 2-1 in comeback games this season.
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