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Romos's CrackBack Goes Crazy on David Spartan-049

Week 3

  • Romos's CrackBack
  • 143.53 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • David Spartan-049
  • 96.5 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade

Romos's CrackBack (fourth place, 2-1, 367.28 points) proves they are better than their record, booting David Spartan-049 (2-1, 401.73 points) out of the top spot in the league after demolishing them 143.53 to 96.50. Someone get Kwon Alexander a hose to get that icing off his feet, because this week was a cakewalk for him. He registered the second-highest player point total in the league this week with 21.78. Is this fantasy football or mixed martial arts? Because this 47.03-point margin of victory was nothing short of a beatdown and was the second-highest recorded in the league this season. Free fallin' like Tom Petty, David Spartan-049 suffered a significant drop in scoring from last week's 147.25 to 96.63 win against twin 2's Team. Adding insult to injury, David Spartan-049 had three starters put up zeros.

Top Players

    • Kwon Alexander
    • 21.78
    • Reshad Jones
    • 19.50
    • Tony Jefferson
    • 15.75
    • Harrison Smith
    • 12.75

Smooth Moves by Romos's CrackBack

  • Outscoring your opponent is a sure-fire way to win each week. You can thank the Toyota Hall of Fame for that valuable insight.
  • Picked up Kemal Ishmael, who beat his scoring projection by 869.4%, which led the league.
  • Kwon Alexander ranked second in the league in scoring and had the highest output of any player on Romos's CrackBack this season with 21.78 points.
  • The 19.50 points scored by Reshad Jones ranked third in the league in scoring. It was also his highest output of the season.
  • Tony Jefferson scored 15.75 points against a projected 10.68 and has now overachieved in every game this season.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's okay to regret not taking a sick day to study the Toyota Hall of Fame's articles. But it's not okay to do it again.
  • Jordan Hicks scored 6.25 points against a projected 11.97 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • 3 of the 15 starters scored zero points for David Spartan-049.
  • After a season-low 6.25 points against a projected 13.88, Sean Lee has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • Muhammad Wilkerson did not meet his 9.95-point projection this week, the second time that's happened this season. His 4.75 points were also a season-low.

What If

  • Romos's CrackBack would be 1-2 if they played David Spartan-049 every week.
  • Besides David Spartan-049, Romos's CrackBack would have defeated two other teams this week.
  • Romos's CrackBack would be 1-1 if they played the same schedule as David Spartan-049.
  • If Romos's CrackBack had played every team in the league each week, they would be 6-9.
  • David Spartan-049 would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Romos's CrackBack would have lost to David Spartan-049 147.25 - 113.50 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Romos's CrackBack, David Spartan-049 would be 2-0.
  • David Spartan-049 would be 10-5 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Three of the starters for Romos's CrackBack scored higher than the leading scorer for David Spartan-049.
  • The 47.03-point margin of victory by Romos's CrackBack was the widest in the league this week.
  • Hey, I'm sure Romos's CrackBack appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, David Spartan-049 had the eighth-highest losing score in the league this season with 96.50 points.
  • Romos's CrackBack had their highest score of the season and the fifth-highest in the league this season with 143.53 points.
  • David Spartan-049 lost in a blowout. They are now 1-1 in blowout matchups this year.
  • Romos's CrackBack got the win despite Michael Bennett having a season-low 3.25 points and falling short of his projection for the first time this season.
  • Harrison Smith had his highest output of the season in the loss, with 12.75 points against a projected 8.19 and has now beaten his projection in every game this season.
  • Carlos Dunlap tried to help David Spartan-049 in the loss, beating his scoring projection by 50.9% and scoring 8.75 points versus a 5.80-point projection.
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