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Midnight Marauders Gets Dramatic Late Stunner over Brockoli Cheese for Fourth Straight Win

Week 11

  • Midnight Marauders
  • 112.1 pts, 5-6
  • Weekly Grade
  • Brockoli Cheese
  • 111.18 pts, 5-6
  • Weekly Grade

Midnight Marauders put up the second-highest score this week and erased a 12.78-point deficit on Monday night to steal one from Brockoli Cheese 112.10 to 111.18. The win was also an upset, with Brockoli Cheese coming in as an 11.92-point favorite. A win is a win, but this one tastes just a bit sweeter for Midnight Marauders who gets revenge for a 98.66 to 85.96 loss to Brockoli Cheese in Week 2. David Johnson went bananas, racking up the second-highest score this week with 31.50 points for Brockoli Cheese. Midnight Marauders (5-6, 1,154.16 points) climbs into seventh place and Brockoli Cheese (5-6, 1,199.76 points) drops to sixth place.

Top Players

    • David Johnson
    • 31.50
    • Dez Bryant
    • 23.00
    • Marcus Mariota
    • 22.50
    • Pittsburgh Steelers Defense
    • 22.00

Smooth Moves by Midnight Marauders

  • 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 Pittsburgh Steelers Defense had 22.00 points, the highest DEF score of the week and the fifth-highest score among DEF in the league this season.
  • With 22.50 points, Marcus Mariota ranked 10th in the league in scoring.
  • The 15.10 points scored by C.J. Prosise, who Midnight Marauders picked up this week, beat his projected point total of 11.10 by 36.0%.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Amari Cooper have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked ninth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 13.70 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Some teams are destined to beat teams like Brockoli Cheese and move on to Toyota Hall of Fame greatness. Ironically, you are included in that destiny, because you played yourself.
  • Brockoli Cheese had 7 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.
  • A heated blanket would be a great gift for Isaiah Crowell during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in three straight games after scoring 4.80 points against a projected 11.57 this week.
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Brockoli Cheese thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Justin Tucker. However, he scored 6.00 points against a projected 10.40 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • The best offense is a good defense. Brockoli Cheese got beat 22.00 - 7.00 by Midnight Marauders at the DEF position.

What If

  • If Midnight Marauders played Brockoli Cheese every week, they'd be 6-5 this season.
  • Besides Brockoli Cheese, Midnight Marauders would have defeated seven other teams this week.
  • Midnight Marauders would be 4-5 if they played the same schedule as Brockoli Cheese.
  • Midnight Marauders would be 46-53 if they played every team every week.
  • Brockoli Cheese would have lost to just one other team besides Midnight Marauders this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Midnight Marauders would have lost to Brockoli Cheese 116.92 - 107.70.
  • Brockoli Cheese would be 4-5 if they played the same schedule as Midnight Marauders.
  • If they played every team every week, Brockoli Cheese would be 52-47.

Game Notes

  • Even though Brockoli Cheese lost, they had two players score higher than the leading scorer for Midnight Marauders.
  • Maybe the league is colluding against them. All six of the losses for Brockoli Cheese this season have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • Midnight Marauders is on the longest active win streak in the league, winning four straight games.
  • Midnight Marauders bested their projected points again, the sixth time this season they have done so, including a streak of four straight games.
  • Brockoli Cheese underachieved for the seventh time this season, including the last three weeks in a row, scoring 111.18 points against a projected 114.57 this week.
  • The margin of victory of 0.92 points was the smallest in the league this week.
  • The WRs on Brockoli Cheese collectively had their best week of the season with 32.90 points.
  • Although Midnight Marauders won, it was no thanks to Kelvin Benjamin, who scored 7.10 points and has now scored below his projection in eight straight weeks.
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