Le’Veon on a Prayer (ID# 775284)

White Thunder Beats FarveDollarFootlong

Week 2

  • White Thunder
  • 114.26 pts, 1-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • FarveDollarFootlong
  • 90.5 pts, 1-1
  • Weekly Grade

White Thunder picked up 23.76 points from Ben Roethlisberger and 18.60 from Eric Decker to get the win over FarveDollarFootlong 114.26 to 90.50. While each team fell short of expectations, White Thunder scored 99.5% of a projected 114.88 points to get the win. Free fallin' like Tom Petty, FarveDollarFootlong suffered a significant drop in scoring from last week's 150.20 to 92.28 win against Putt Blug. White Thunder (1-1, 203.76 points) shifts into sixth place and FarveDollarFootlong (1-1, 240.70 points) winds up in fourth place.

Top Players

    • Philip Rivers
    • 25.80
    • Ben Roethlisberger
    • 23.76
    • Eric Decker
    • 18.60
    • Julio Jones
    • 17.60

Smooth Moves by White Thunder

  • White Thunder scored massive brownie points with the Toyota Hall of Fame this week. Too bad brownie points don't count as real points. Not that you need help.
  • With 14.00 points, Nick Novak, who White Thunder picked up this week, beat his 8.67-point projection by 61.5%.
  • With 18.60 points, Eric Decker ranked second in the league in scoring among WRs this week.
  • Julio Jones scored 17.60 points, the third-highest WR score in the league this week.
  • Those were the projections? We thought that was the starting point. 5 of the 9 starters on White Thunder exceeded their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Some teams are destined to beat teams like FarveDollarFootlong and move on to Toyota Hall of Fame greatness. Ironically, you are included in that destiny, because you played yourself.
  • Did not start Danny Woodhead, who underachieved but still scored more than any RB on the team with 7.10 points against a projected 12.81.
  • You wish you had a kicker like ours. White Thunder won the K position battle, beating FarveDollarFootlong 14.00 - 6.00.
  • FarveDollarFootlong had 6 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.
  • With 4.70 points versus a projected 19.07, Mark Ingram scored only 24.6% of his projected point total.

What If

  • White Thunder would be 1-1 if they played FarveDollarFootlong every week.
  • Besides FarveDollarFootlong, White Thunder would have defeated three other teams this week.
  • If White Thunder had played every team in the league each week, they would be 4-10.
  • FarveDollarFootlong would have lost to five other teams besides White Thunder this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, White Thunder would have lost to FarveDollarFootlong 150.20 - 89.50.
  • FarveDollarFootlong would be 7-7 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Remember when they needed to remind Forrest Gump to STOP? Well, they may need to remind this group of runnings backs to GO. With 9.90 points, FarveDollarFootlong got the lowest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
  • White Thunder had the lowest winning score in the league this week with 114.26 points.
  • FarveDollarFootlong ranked seventh in the league in scoring this week.
  • Philip Rivers performed well in the loss, ranking ninth in the league in scoring with 25.80 points.
  • In the loss, Delanie Walker had the third-highest TE score in the league this week with 14.30 points.
  • Birds of a feather really do flock together. White Thunder got 38.20 points from their WRs, the second-highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
  • Although FarveDollarFootlong lost, the Minnesota Vikings Defense played well, bringing in 85.8% more points than was projected (12.00 points against a projected 6.46).
  • Jonathan Stewart failed to meet his projected point total, scoring only 3.60 points of his projected 17.17.
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