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Upper Deckers Throat-Punches ricky's Grand Team, Streak Climbs to Four

Week 11

  • Upper Deckers
  • 110.1 pts, 7-4
  • Weekly Grade
  • ricky's Grand Team
  • 16.9 pts, 0-11
  • Weekly Grade

Are your feet cold, ricky's Grand Team? After getting the win the last time they met, Upper Deckers took it a step further and beat the socks off ricky's Grand Team this time around, winning 110.10 to 16.90. ricky's Grand Team must be as nervous as a cat in room full of rocking chairs when they see Upper Deckers on the schedule. They have lost by an average margin of 57.52 points this season when the two teams meet. Tom Brady was the team leader, putting up 28.40 points for Upper Deckers. The last time these teams met, Kelvin Benjamin led with 22.80. Adding insult to injury, ricky's Grand Team had four starters put up zeros. Upper Deckers beat ricky's Grand Team 93.26 to 71.42 in Week 2 and now averages 101.68 points against them.

Top Players

    • Tom Brady
    • 28.40
    • Minnesota Vikings Defense
    • 20.00
    • Zach Miller
    • 12.10
    • Terrance West
    • 11.30

Smooth Moves by Upper Deckers

  • If this were a dream sequence, you'd hear a deep voice announce, "Upper Deckers, the Toyota Hall of Famer." But it's not.
  • Zach Miller had the most points of any TE in the league this week with 12.10.
  • Not the best, but in the conversation. Tom Brady ranked third in the league in scoring this week with 28.40 points. It was also the fourth-highest score of any player on Upper Deckers this season.
  • With 20.00 points, the Minnesota Vikings Defense beat their 9.51 projected point total by a team-leading 110.2%.
  • With 11.30 points versus a projected 6.60, Terrance West exceeded his scoring projection by 71.2%.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Some teams are destined to beat teams like ricky's Grand Team and move on to Toyota Hall of Fame greatness. Ironically, you are included in that destiny, because you played yourself.
  • Did not start the Pittsburgh Steelers Defense, which scored 22.00 points, surpassing their projected points by 224.7%, the second-highest percentage in the league.
  • Left Pierre Garcon on the bench, where he scored 17.60 points to beat his scoring projection by 165.5%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Had a chance to start Chris Ivory, who outdid his scoring projection of 5.21 points by scoring 9.40 points.
  • Could've started Cam Newton, who underachieved, but still had more points than the starting QB with 12.38 against a projected 22.77.

What If

  • Upper Deckers would be 10-1 if they played ricky's Grand Team every week.
  • Besides ricky's Grand Team, Upper Deckers would have defeated seven other teams this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Upper Deckers would have defeated ricky's Grand Team 88.34 - 44.68 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as ricky's Grand Team, Upper Deckers would be 6-3.
  • If Upper Deckers had played every team in the league each week, they would be 64-35.
  • ricky's Grand Team would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Upper Deckers, ricky's Grand Team would be 2-7.
  • ricky's Grand Team would be 16-83 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Looks like teams bring their A game when they see them on the schedule. Of the losses ricky's Grand Team has had, six were against opponents who topped their season scoring average that week.
  • Upper Deckers had six starters who scored more points than the highest-scoring starter for ricky's Grand Team.
  • It was the second-biggest margin of victory in the league this season at 93.20 points.
  • Eat. Sleep. Conquer. Repeat. Upper Deckers has won four games in a row, the longest current winning streak in the league.
  • The tragedy of being an underachiever is that ricky's Grand Team knows what they should be, but reality keeps telling them that they're wrong. They scored 16.90 points against a projected 27.34 and underachieved for the ninth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
  • U. G. L. Y. You ain't got no alibi, this was ugly. ricky's Grand Team lost by the biggest margin of the week for the fourth time this season.
  • ricky's Grand Team had the league's lowest score of the week for the fourth time this season.
  • We don't condone cheating, but this group of wide receivers might want to spray Stickum on their gloves. The 0.90 total points by the WRs on ricky's Grand Team was their lowest WR output this season.
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