DBOYZ Beats Not Nice to Capture Fourth Place

Week 12

  • DBOYZ
  • 98.86 pts, 6-6
  • Weekly Grade
  • Not Nice
  • 74.38 pts, 6-6
  • Weekly Grade

Just like Batman and Robin, Greg Zuerlein and Le'Veon Bell were a deadly combo for DBOYZ, leading the way to a 98.86 to 74.38 victory over Not Nice. They recorded 17.00 and 16.30 points, respectively. These two teams are tied for fourth place with 6-6 records, but it smells like BS, as DBOYZ knows they're the much better squad, leading in total points 1,152.86 to 1,014.40. A win is a win, but this one tastes just a bit sweeter for DBOYZ who gets revenge for an 89.74 to 76.40 loss to Not Nice in Week 1.

Top Players

    • Marvin Jones Jr.
    • 22.90
    • Greg Zuerlein
    • 17.00
    • Matt Ryan
    • 16.78
    • Le'Veon Bell
    • 16.30

Smooth Moves by DBOYZ

  • Know what's better than winning your matchup vs. DBOYZ? Getting into the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • A very special special-teamer: The 17.00 points scored by Greg Zuerlein was the best K score of the week and is the fifth-highest K score in the league this season.
  • Pulled Cameron Brate from their starting lineup, who scored 0.60 points on the bench, fewer than the starting TE.
  • Le'Veon Bell put the team on his back with 16.30 points, the seventh-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Sammy Watkins have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked 10th in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 14.20 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's OK, Not Nice. Losing happens. Not necessarily to Toyota Hall of Famers, but to other folks, sure.
  • Marshawn Lynch was left on the bench, where he bested his expected 8.51-point total by putting up 17.10 points.
  • Picked up and started Jeremy Maclin, who scored a team-worst 8.5% of his projected point total for 0.60 points, which was also last on the team.
  • Not Nice had 7 starters fail to reach their projections.
  • Doug Martin has now failed to reach his projection for six straight games. This week he scored 3.30 points versus a projected 7.91.

What If

  • If DBOYZ played Not Nice every week, they'd be 7-5 this season.
  • DBOYZ would have beaten five other teams besides Not Nice this week.
  • DBOYZ would be 6-4 if they played the same schedule as Not Nice.
  • DBOYZ would be 83-49 if they played every team every week.
  • Not Nice would have lost to nine other teams besides DBOYZ this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, DBOYZ would have lost to Not Nice 83.10 - 78.20.
  • Not Nice would be 5-5 if they played the same schedule as DBOYZ.
  • If they played every team every week, Not Nice would be 70-62.

Game Notes

  • Maybe the league is colluding against them. All six of the losses for Not Nice this season have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • Not Nice underachieved for the seventh time this season, including the last three weeks in a row, scoring 74.38 points against a projected 90.06 this week.
  • Alex Smith did little to help DBOYZ, underperforming versus projections for the fourth straight game with 13.46 points against a projected 18.52.
  • The loss was a familiar refrain for Not Nice, as they have now dropped three in a row.
  • The margin of victory was the third-widest in the league this week.
  • DBOYZ is now 1-6 when failing to reach their projection and Not Nice falls to 2-5 when scoring below their projected total.
  • Not Nice ranked 11th in the league in scoring this week.
  • Marvin Jones Jr. was on the losing team, but still had the fifth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 22.90 points.
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