Defense Wins Championships (ID# 820756)

Romos's CrackBack Recovers Late to Eke Out a Victory over twin 2's Team, Hole Gets Bigger

Week 5

  • Romos's CrackBack
  • 99.75 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • twin 2's Team
  • 98.34 pts, 0-5
  • Weekly Grade

Romos's CrackBack got 17.00 points from Tahir Whitehead to steal one from twin 2's Team 99.75 to 98.34. Romos's CrackBack came into the Monday night game facing a 9.84-point deficit, but scored 11.25 for the comeback. The winless 2008 Lions aren't role models, but no one tell that to twin 2's Team. They have yet to crack the win column this year. twin 2's Team had two players rank highly this week. Jadeveon Clowney scored 15.50 points while Patrick Chung put up 11.52. Romos's CrackBack (3-2, 578.28 points) remains in fourth place while twin 2's Team (0-5, 459.77 points) stays mired in the cellar.

Top Players

    • Tahir Whitehead
    • 17.00
    • Jadeveon Clowney
    • 15.50
    • Will Compton
    • 13.75
    • Patrick Chung
    • 11.52

Smooth Moves by Romos's CrackBack

  • 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.
  • Hey, what flavor chip is that on your shoulder? Will Compton played with a vengeance this week after being picked up, posting the ninth-highest total in the league this week with 13.75 points.
  • With 17.00 points, Tahir Whitehead ranked fourth in the league in scoring.
  • Jerry Hughes has now overachieved in three straight games after scoring 5.50 points against a projected 3.92.
  • Beat twin 2's Team, which had their highest-scoring week of the season.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • 99.75 seems a lot higher when you're on the losing side of it. And the Toyota Hall of Fame knows you know that.
  • With 0.75 points against a projected 1.52, Jonathan Babineaux had the lowest point total in the league this week and has now scored below his projection in three straight games.
  • All that glitters is not gold. Picked up Vince Wilfork, who scored 2.00 points against his projected 4.91.
  • Lost to Romos's CrackBack, which had their lowest-scoring week of the season.
  • You've gotta hit rock button before you can start to rise. It was a season-low 1.50 points for Tyrone Crawford this week. It was also a season-low for his performance versus projections, reaching only 36.1% of a projected point total of 4.15.

What If

  • If Romos's CrackBack played twin 2's Team every week, they'd be 5-0 this year.
  • The schedule worked out for Romos's CrackBack, as they would've lost to every other team in the league besides twin 2's Team this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Romos's CrackBack would have defeated twin 2's Team 111.25 - 79.40.
  • Romos's CrackBack would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as twin 2's Team.
  • If Romos's CrackBack had played every team in the league each week, they would be 8-17.
  • twin 2's Team would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Romos's CrackBack, twin 2's Team would be 1-3.
  • If they played every team every week, twin 2's Team would be 1-24.

Game Notes

  • The bottom two scoring teams in the league this week were in this matchup.
  • Reggie Nelson scored 10.00 points against a projected 7.72 in the loss and has now outperformed his projection in every game this season.
  • The margin of victory of 1.41 points was the smallest in the league this season.
  • Romos's CrackBack won by scoring 99.75 points, the lowest winning score in the league this season.
  • Hey, I'm sure Romos's CrackBack appreciates the tough competition. In the loss, twin 2's Team had the 10th-highest losing score in the league this season with 98.34 points.
  • It was the fourth time this season that twin 2's Team has had the lowest score in the league.
  • Jerrell Freeman scored a season-low 7.75 points and underachieved for the third straight week.
  • Romos's CrackBack improves to 1-1 in comeback games this season.
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