The D Cup (ID# 816921)

Draped in Velvet Snatches One from Mayor of Flavortown

Week 2

  • Draped in Velvet
  • 104.9 pts, 2-0
  • Weekly Grade
  • Mayor of Flavortown
  • 97.46 pts, 1-1
  • Weekly Grade

Draped in Velvet, down 1.26 on Sunday night, gave Mayor of Flavortown a glimmer of hope, then ripped it away and defeated Mayor of Flavortown 104.90 to 97.46. Draped in Velvet got 18.00 points from Melvin Gordon and 16.50 from Matthew Stafford. While each team met their expectations, Draped in Velvet scored 4.7% more than a projected 100.15 points to get the win. With 28.90 points, Matt Forte wound up producing the second-highest score in the league this week. Draped in Velvet (2-0, 233.50 points) shifts into first place and Mayor of Flavortown (1-1, 197.66 points) goes to fifth place.

Top Players

    • Matt Forte
    • 28.90
    • Blake Bortles
    • 20.56
    • Melvin Gordon
    • 18.00
    • Matthew Stafford
    • 16.50

Smooth Moves by Draped in Velvet

  • The Toyota Hall of Fame would have its eyes on you for this week's win. But the Toyota Hall of Fame doesn't have eyes. Obviously.
  • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Melvin Gordon. He had the fifth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 18.00 points.
  • Latavius Murray put the team on his back with 16.10 points, the sixth-highest score among RBs in the league this week.
  • With 14.30 points, Delanie Walker ranked third in the league this week in scoring among TEs.
  • 5 of 9 players in the starting lineup for Draped in Velvet topped their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Next week, be sure to ask Draped in Velvet where official Toyota Hall of Fame articles are kept.
  • Arian Foster was last in the matchup in scoring with 0.90 points.
  • The best offense is a good defense. Mayor of Flavortown got beat 13.00 - 3.00 by Draped in Velvet at the DEF position.
  • Mayor of Flavortown was dominated at the TE position, scoring 7.10 points versus the 14.30 for Draped in Velvet.
  • 5 of the starters on Mayor of Flavortown scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • If Draped in Velvet played Mayor of Flavortown every week, they would be 2-0 this season.
  • Besides Mayor of Flavortown, Draped in Velvet would have defeated eight other teams this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Draped in Velvet would have defeated Mayor of Flavortown 128.60 - 100.20 had they played each other last week.
  • Draped in Velvet would be 19-3 if they played every team every week.
  • Mayor of Flavortown would have lost to just two other teams besides Draped in Velvet this week.
  • Mayor of Flavortown would be 17-5 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Depth was a factor: Even though Mayor of Flavortown lost, they had two players score higher than the leading scorer for Draped in Velvet.
  • Draped in Velvet covered the 3.89-point spread, winning by 7.44 points.
  • Mayor of Flavortown got the best total score from their RBs of any team this week with 42.50 points.
  • The score put up by Mayor of Flavortown was the largest among losing teams in the league this week.
  • Draped in Velvet had the third-highest point total in the league this week.
  • Matt Forte played well in the loss, ranking second in the league in scoring and beating his scoring projection by a matchup-leading 166.6%.
  • Draped in Velvet got 34.10 points from their RBs, the second-highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this week.
  • Mike Evans exceeded his projected point total by 26.7% in the loss, scoring 13.00 points against a projected 10.26.
Draped in Velvet
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