The Big Gronkowski Gets Win Against Brittany's Team

Week 2

  • The Big Gronkowski
  • 193.36 pts, 2-0
  • Weekly Grade
  • Brittany's Team
  • 141.54 pts, 0-2
  • Weekly Grade

The Big Gronkowski has to be feeling good about their squad after they recorded the second-highest point total this week to beat Brittany's Team 193.36 to 141.54. Each team failed to meet expectations, but The Big Gronkowski managed to score 89.2% of a projected 216.69 points for the win. Brittany's Team was led by the tag team of Ben Roethlisberger, with 17.52 points, and Travis Kelce, who scored 16.30. On top of the loss, Brittany's Team had two starters score zero points (Jordy Nelson and Allen Robinson). Brittany's Team (0-2, 282.98 points) winds up in the cellar and The Big Gronkowski (2-0, 338.14 points) remains in second place. Each team also clinched a playoff berth this week.

Top Players

    • Ty Montgomery
    • 23.00
    • Drew Brees
    • 22.24
    • Devonta Freeman
    • 22.00
    • Aaron Rodgers
    • 19.52

Smooth Moves by The Big Gronkowski

  • Know what's better than winning your matchup vs. The Big Gronkowski? Getting into the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • With 23.00 points, Ty Montgomery got the fourth-largest point total in the league and beat his projected points by 104.9%, which was the fourth-biggest percentage in the league.
  • Expect to see some trade offers for Drew Brees. He ranked seventh in the league in scoring with 22.24 points.
  • With 22.00 points, Devonta Freeman ranked eighth in the league in scoring.
  • Made the right move in benching Brandon Marshall, who had 1.70 points, the lowest total of any starting WR on The Big Gronkowski.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's OK, Brittany's Team. Losing happens. Not necessarily to Toyota Hall of Famers, but to other folks, sure.
  • Kept Michael Crabtree on the bench, where he scored the second-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 161.6%, the third-highest percentage in the league.
  • Brittany's Team tried to fight through 2 of their 18 starters getting zeros, but could not overcome it.
  • 11 of the 18 starters scored less than their projected points.
  • With 4.30 points versus a projected 14.77, LeSean McCoy scored only 29.1% of his projected point total.

What If

  • The Big Gronkowski would be 2-0 if they played Brittany's Team every week.
  • The Big Gronkowski would have beaten only one other team besides Brittany's Team this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? The Big Gronkowski would have defeated Brittany's Team 144.78 - 141.44 had they played each other last week.
  • If The Big Gronkowski had played every team in the league each week, they would be 4-2.
  • Brittany's Team would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • Brittany's Team would be 1-5 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • The top players for The Big Gronkowski were elite in the matchup, as four of their starters outperformed the leading scorer for Brittany's Team.
  • The Big Gronkowski won by the largest margin of victory in the league at 51.82 points.
  • With 51.30 points, The Big Gronkowski got the highest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
  • With 28.50 points, Brittany's Team got the highest combined scoring output from the TE position for any team this week.
  • The Big Gronkowski won while scoring the fewest total points of any winning team in the league this week.
  • Travis Kelce put up the second-best TE score in the league with 16.30 points this week.
  • In the loss, Delanie Walker had the third-highest TE score in the league this week with 12.20 points.
  • In the loss, the Kansas City Chiefs Defense scored 11.00 points against a projected 7.64 and exceeded their scoring projection by 43.9%.
The Big Gronkowski
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Week 2 Results Matchup Recap
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