Week 11

12th Man
6-5 137.88
113.37
Weekly
Grade
.
VS
proj
Pointers
92.24 5-6
115.17
12th Man
Pointers
12th Man beat projections, come back to win against Pointers in 137.88-92.24 rout
12th Man exceeded expectations, rolling to a 137.88-92.24 victory over Pointers, who fell short of projections. 12th Man pulled out to an early 1.50-point lead on Thursday. Pointers came back to take the lead during the early round of games on Sunday, powered by Kirk Cousins (25.24 points) and Dalvin Cook (21). Not to be deterred, 12th Man made a run later that night, as Austin Ekeler (38.5 points) and Justin Herbert (35.28) put them back ahead once and for all. This marks the second time this season 12th Man have gotten the best of Pointers, after winning 142.02-100.46 in their last matchup. 12th Man (6-5) will look to add to their success against Muddoggy's, while Pointers (5-6) will try to get back on track against Beastmode.
Top Player Comparison
12th Man
.
.
Pts
% of total points 137.88
1
Austin Ekeler
RB
38.5
15.56
27.9%
2
Justin Herbert
QB
35.28
21.06
25.6%
3
Nick Chubb
RB
21.4
16.35
15.5%
4
Deebo Samuel
WR
15.9
14.42
11.5%
Pointers
.
.
Pts
% of total points 92.24
1
Kirk Cousins
QB
25.24
19.49
27.4%
2
Dalvin Cook
RB
21
17.28
22.8%
3
Adam Thielen
WR
18.2
12.12
19.7%
4
A.J. Brown
WR
7.3
15.87
7.9%
Matchup Highlights
Sunday Early
Both teams had players with standout plays early Sunday, after which Pointers became the proud owner of an 87.14-52.20 lead. Deebo Samuel had a 25-yard touchdown run for 12th Man, while Mason Crosby had a 54-yard field goal. Kirk Cousins made the highlight reel for Pointers with a 23-yard touchdown pass and a 56-yard pass.
Sunday Night
Justin Herbert had a 53-yard touchdown pass for 12th Man to contribute to a 137.88-92.24 lead for the team.
Matchup Player of the Week
Herbert passed for 382 yards and 3 touchdowns and ran for 90 yards as the Chargers beat the Steelers 41-37. In doing so, he put up 35.28 points and scored 67.5% higher than his scoring projection, the third-highest percentage of any QB in the league this season. In Week 12, Herbert and the Chargers will battle the Broncos.
Justin Herbert
Points By Position
12th Man
Pointers
What If
12th Man would have beaten every other team in the league this week.
Pointers would have lost to seven other teams besides 12th Man this week.
If 12th Man played Pointers every week this season, they'd be 9-2.
Had they played each other last week, 12th Man would have beaten Pointers 99.3-83.82.
12th Man would be 4-5 if they played the same schedule (excluding head-to-head matchups) as Pointers.
If they played the same schedule (excluding head-to-head matchups) as 12th Man, Pointers would be 4-5.
If 12th Man had played every team in the league each week, they would be 68-30-1.
If they played every team every week, Pointers would be 35-64.
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