First Down Syndrome Squeaks Past Tyler's Tip-Top Team

Week 1

  • First Down Syndrome
  • 51 pts, 1-0
  • Weekly Grade
  • Tyler's Tip-Top Team
  • 49.04 pts, 0-1
  • Weekly Grade

First Down Syndrome got 15.60 points from Todd Gurley II and 14.00 from Ezekiel Elliott, sneaking by Tyler's Tip-Top Team 51.00 to 49.04. Both teams completely failed to meet expectations, but First Down Syndrome picked up the win with 51.7% of their projected 98.66 points. Cam Newton led Tyler's Tip-Top Team with 14.14 points while Lamar Miller racked up 9.60. This game tape won't be broken down at upcoming coaching clinics, as both sides missed scoring opportunities. First Down Syndrome had one starter turn in zero points and Tyler's Tip-Top Team had two. First Down Syndrome (1-0) starts the season in fifth place while Tyler's Tip-Top Team (0-1) opens in last place.

Top Players

    • Todd Gurley II
    • 15.60
    • Cam Newton
    • 14.14
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 14.00
    • Lamar Miller
    • 9.60

Smooth Moves by First Down Syndrome

  • A win like that must feel great, First Down Syndrome. Know what feels better? Getting in the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • First Down Syndrome won despite having only 1 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.
  • The 15.60 points scored by Todd Gurley II was the fifth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
  • With 14.00 points, Ezekiel Elliott ranked seventh in scoring among all RBs in the league this week.
  • Even with a zero from starter Hunter Henry, First Down Syndrome was still able to win.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's OK, Tyler's Tip-Top Team. Losing happens. Not necessarily to Toyota Hall of Famers, but to other folks, sure.
  • Kept the Jacksonville Jaguars Defense on the bench, where they scored the third-most points in the league and beat their projected point total by 346.9%, the second-highest percentage in the league.
  • Should've started Dak Prescott, who underachieved, but still outscored the starting QB with 17.12 against a projected 18.16.
  • Tyler's Tip-Top Team was faced with 2 starters coming up empty in points.
  • It was a bad week at RB for Tyler's Tip-Top Team, who was outscored at the position 29.60 - 9.60 by First Down Syndrome.

What If

  • Besides Tyler's Tip-Top Team, First Down Syndrome would have beaten only one other team this week.
  • If First Down Syndrome had scored 58.65 more points, they would have beaten all teams in the league this week.
  • Tyler's Tip-Top Team would have lost to every other team in the league this week.
  • Tyler's Tip-Top Team would've needed an additional 60.61 points to beat all teams in the league this week.

Game Notes

  • First Down Syndrome won but failed to cover the 23.53-point spread, winning by 1.96 points.
  • First Down Syndrome took the W, even though Tyler's Tip-Top Team performed better against their scoring projection. Tyler's Tip-Top Team scored 65.3% of their 75.13 projected points, while First Down Syndrome recorded 51.7% of their 98.66-point projection.
  • First Down Syndrome got 8.40 points from their WRs, the lowest combined scoring output from the WR position for any team this week.
  • First Down Syndrome won while scoring the fewest total points of any winning team in the league this week.
  • Andy Dalton did not contribute much to the win by First Down Syndrome. He only scored 1.00 point of a projected 17.68.
First Down Syndrome
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