Josh's Team Put the Stamp on Jesse's Team, Knocks Them Back into Eighth Place

Week 5

  • Josh's Team
  • 105.4 pts, 4-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Jesse's Team
  • 77.06 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade

Josh's Team has probably been eagerly awaiting all the good news that's coming to them in this recap after they scored the highest point total in the league this week and took down Jesse's Team 105.40 to 77.06. Josh's Team might as well be named "Butter" because they're on a roll. Scoring 27.3% more than projected, they've beaten expectations three weeks running. Following a 113.88 to 77.30 win against The Cross, Jesse's Team saw their scoring fall off this week. This game tape won't be broken down at upcoming coaching clinics, as both sides missed scoring opportunities. Josh's Team had two starters turn in zero points and Jesse's Team had two. Jesse's Team (2-3, 379.92 points) sinks into eighth place and Josh's Team (4-1, 523.78 points) remains in first place.

Top Players

    • Melvin Gordon
    • 28.30
    • Cam Newton
    • 26.20
    • DeAndre Hopkins
    • 23.20
    • Jameis Winston
    • 18.46

Smooth Moves by Josh's Team

  • Josh's Team, your competitive drive brought home the victory (with some help from professional athletes). That drive could take you all the way to the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Not quite the best, but pretty darn good. Melvin Gordon had the second-highest RB score of the week and the fifth-highest RB score in the league this season with 28.30 points.
  • The Seattle Seahawks Defense was the highest-scoring DEF in the league this week with 16.00 points.
  • Expect to see some trade offers for Cam Newton. He ranked sixth in the league in scoring with 26.20 points.
  • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Kareem Hunt. He had the fourth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 11.60 points.

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.
  • The Houston Texans Defense was last in the league in scoring and had a season-low -3.00 points.
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Jesse's Team thought their luck would change and went back to the well with LeSean McCoy. However, he scored 8.90 points against a projected 12.53 and has now underachieved in four straight games.
  • Jesse's Team had 2 of their 9 starters score zero points.
  • Josh's Team saw their RBs beat those on Jesse's Team 39.90 - 18.70.

What If

  • Josh's Team would be 5-0 if they played Jesse's Team every week.
  • Josh's Team would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Josh's Team would have defeated Jesse's Team 126.14 - 113.88 had they played each other last week.
  • Josh's Team would be 4-0 if they played the same schedule as Jesse's Team.
  • If Josh's Team had played every team in the league each week, they would be 37-8.
  • In addition to Josh's Team, Jesse's Team would have lost to just two other teams this week.
  • Jesse's Team would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as Josh's Team.
  • If they played every team every week, Jesse's Team would be 18-27.

Game Notes

  • Josh's Team has won three times this year when their opponent scored higher than their season average.
  • Josh's Team scored 105.40 points, the highest in the league this week and 10th-highest in the league this season.
  • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? Jesse's Team scored 77.06 points and lost. It is the 10th-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Josh's Team topped their point expectations for the third week in a row. They have now overperformed versus projections for the fourth time.
  • After scoring 10.00 points against a projected 7.39, Stephen Hauschka has now exceeded his projection in three straight weeks.
  • Josh's Team beat Jesse's Team at the top, with two of their starters outscoring the leading point-getter for Jesse's Team.
  • The best group of RBs in the league this week was on Josh's Team, which got 39.90 points from the position.
  • DeAndre Hopkins scored 23.20 points, the fourth-highest WR score in the league this season, but it was not enough to get the win for Jesse's Team.
Josh's Team
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