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The Flying Cars Beats Winter is Coming, Takes Revenge

Week 14

  • The Flying Cars
  • 133 pts, 7-7
  • Weekly Grade
  • Winter is Coming
  • 103 pts, 7-7
  • Weekly Grade

The Flying Cars played out of their minds, registering the highest point total in the league this week to get past Winter is Coming 133 to 103. This win served Winter is Coming a cold dish of revenge after they won a Week 5 matchup, 142 to 125. Matt Ryan brought in the third-highest score in the league this week with 27 points for Winter is Coming. When assigning blame following this loss, Winter is Coming can look in the mirror. They started a player with zero points (Melvin Gordon). The Flying Cars (7-7, 1,692 points) remains in fifth place while Winter is Coming (fourth place, 7-7, 1,741 points) earns a playoff berth despite the loss.

Top Players

    • Le'Veon Bell
    • 51
    • Matt Ryan
    • 27
    • Carlos Hyde
    • 26
    • Andrew Luck
    • 22

Smooth Moves by The Flying Cars

  • Reading this matchup recap is indicative of potential Toyota Hall of Famers. You're making The Flying Cars look really good right now.
  • Le'Veon Bell set the league season high for total points in a week with 51.
  • Andrew Luck put up 22 points, which was the ninth-highest score in the league this week.
  • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Latavius Murray. He had the 10th-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 16 points.
  • 5 of 9 players in the starting lineup for The Flying Cars topped their projected points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Don't worry, Winter is Coming, the Toyota Hall of Fame says losing isn't contagious. But it is embarrassing. And you should be embarrassed.
  • Winter is Coming had 7 of their 9 starters score less than their projected points.
  • Melvin Gordon failed to score this week with 0 points against a projected 17.91.
  • The 8 points scored by Tyrell Williams was just 53.9% of his 14.85-point projection.
  • Cole Beasley scored only 78.6% of his 10.18-point projection, with 8 points.

What If

  • If The Flying Cars played Winter is Coming every week, they'd be 7-7 this season.
  • The Flying Cars would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? The Flying Cars would have defeated Winter is Coming 152 - 126 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Winter is Coming, The Flying Cars would be 4-8.
  • The Flying Cars would be 67-58-1 if they played every team every week.
  • Winter is Coming would have lost to just two other teams besides The Flying Cars this week.
  • Winter is Coming would be 5-7 if they played the same schedule as The Flying Cars.
  • If they played every team every week, Winter is Coming would be 71-54-1.

Game Notes

  • Luck has not been with Winter is Coming, as five of their seven losses have come when their opponent scores higher than their season average.
  • With a combined 74 points from the RB position, The Flying Cars got the highest combined scoring output from the RB position for any team this season.
  • The 133 points by The Flying Cars led the league. It is the first time they have led the league in scoring this season.
  • This was the first time this season that Winter is Coming lost by the week's biggest margin.
  • The Flying Cars won by the largest margin of victory in the league (30 points) for the second time this season.
  • The draft continues to pay off for The Flying Cars, which got 91.0% of their points from players they drafted.
  • The Flying Cars overachieved in the win, improving to 5-2 when beating their projected points this season, while Winter is Coming falls to 2-6 when scoring below their projected points.
  • In the loss, Matt Ryan ranked third in the league in scoring with 27 points.
The Flying Cars
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