Not Nice Picks Apart #FreeZeke, Climbs to Second Place

Week 8

  • Not Nice
  • 116.32 pts, 5-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • #FreeZeke
  • 71.8 pts, 4-4
  • Weekly Grade

Not Nice got the second-highest score this week and crushed #FreeZeke 116.32 to 71.80. There is the good, the bad, the ugly, and then there is this. The 44.52-point margin of victory is the eighth-highest in the league this season. #FreeZeke, coming off a 101.12 to 79.26 win against Goon Squad, saw their scoring shrink this week. Both teams left points off the scoreboard in this one, as Not Nice started one player with zero points and #FreeZeke also served up one. Not Nice (5-3, 683.40 points) climbs into second place while #FreeZeke (4-4, 679.10 points) drops to seventh place.

Top Players

    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 25.40
    • JuJu Smith-Schuster
    • 25.30
    • Jerick McKinnon
    • 20.20
    • Andy Dalton
    • 18.72

Smooth Moves by Not Nice

  • Not Nice, winning proved that #FreeZeke is no matchup for you. But the Toyota Hall of Fame would prove that no Fantasy players are your equal.
  • With 25.30 points, JuJu Smith-Schuster had the second-highest WR score of the week and the sixth-highest WR score in the league this season.
  • Acquired Jack Doyle, who exceeded his scoring projection by 270.9%, the third-highest percentage in the league.
  • Expect to see some trade offers for Jerick McKinnon. He ranked 10th in the league in scoring with 20.20 points.
  • A good team always has a good general and Andy Dalton proved that this week. He had the third-highest QB score in the league this week with 18.72 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's OK, #FreeZeke. Losing happens. Not necessarily to Toyota Hall of Famers, but to other folks, sure.
  • The WRs on #FreeZeke let them down, resulting in a 46.80 - 9.30 difference at the position.
  • T.Y. Hilton did not meet his 7.70 projected points and has now underperformed versus projections for three straight weeks. He also scored a season-low 1.50 points.
  • Pierre Garcon had a season-low 1.70 points against a projected 7.58 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • #FreeZeke had 6 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.

What If

  • Not Nice would be 4-4 if they played #FreeZeke every week.
  • Not Nice would have beaten nine other teams besides #FreeZeke this week.
  • Not Nice would be 3-4 if they played the same schedule as #FreeZeke.
  • If Not Nice had played every team in the league each week, they would be 49-39.
  • Besides Not Nice, #FreeZeke would have been defeated by five other teams this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, Not Nice would have lost to #FreeZeke 101.12 - 69.22.
  • #FreeZeke would be 4-3 if they played the same schedule as Not Nice.
  • #FreeZeke would be 51-37 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Three of the four losses for #FreeZeke this season have come when their opponent had their highest-scoring week of the season.
  • All four losses for #FreeZeke this season have been blowout losses.
  • With a combined 46.80 points from the WR position, Not Nice got the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this season.
  • #FreeZeke got a combined 9.30 points from their WRs, their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • Not Nice had their highest score of the season and the eighth-highest in the league this season with 116.32 points.
  • #FreeZeke could not extend their three-game win streak.
  • The 44.52-point margin of victory was the biggest of the season for Not Nice and eighth-largest in the league this season.
  • Not Nice is now 2-1 in blowout games, including wins in their last two such contests.
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