Pats 2 Outlasts The Angry Alligator, Tacks On Third Consecutive Win

Week 11

  • Pats 2
  • 95.26 pts, 6-5
  • Weekly Grade
  • The Angry Alligator
  • 93.5 pts, 7-4
  • Weekly Grade

Pats 2 earned their third win in as many matchups when they snuck past The Angry Alligator 95.26 to 93.50. They were led by Tom Brady with 25.56 points and Brandin Cooks who had 20.90. The streak has changed the season for Pats 2. They went from seventh place to third since Week 9. They also have the third-highest scoring output in the league at 89.65 points per matchup. The Angry Alligator goes to 7-4 and holds steady in second place. Pats 2 has recently beaten First Down Syndrome (92.24 to 86.52) and Rob w's Best Team (116.54 to 113.00).

Top Players

    • Tom Brady
    • 25.56
    • San Diego Chargers Defense
    • 25.00
    • Mark Ingram
    • 21.50
    • Brandin Cooks
    • 20.90

Smooth Moves by Pats 2

  • Know what's better than winning your matchup vs. Pats 2? Getting into the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Special teams just got a bit more special this week, thanks to Stephen Gostkowski. His 20.00 points was the highest total among kickers for the week and the third-highest K score in the league this season.
  • The 25.56 points scored by Tom Brady ranked seventh in the league in scoring this week and fifth for any player on Pats 2 this season.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Brandin Cooks posterizing opponents. He had the third-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 20.90 points.
  • With 9.00 points scored versus a projected 6.63, the New England Patriots Defense scored more points than projected for five straight games.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Dear, The Angry Alligator: Sorry to hear you lost. Toyota Hall of Famers don't really know how that feels, but surely it can't feel great. Next week, just win.
  • Left Keenan Allen on the bench, where he scored the fourth-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 222.5%, the fourth-highest percentage in the league.
  • Whoever gave you this advice, you might want to lose their number. Picked up and started Marqise Lee, who then scored below his 7.78-point projection with 4.50 points.
  • The Angry Alligator had 7 starters fail to reach their projections.
  • With 0.80 points, Zach Ertz was last on the team in scoring and got only 7.8% of his 10.31 projected points, his lowest percentage of the season.

What If

  • If Pats 2 played The Angry Alligator every week, they would be 5-6 this season.
  • Besides The Angry Alligator, Pats 2 would have defeated five other teams this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Pats 2 would have defeated The Angry Alligator 116.54 - 98.62 had they played each other last week.
  • Pats 2 would be 6-3 if they played the same schedule as The Angry Alligator.
  • If Pats 2 had played every team in the league each week, they would be 63-36.
  • Besides Pats 2, The Angry Alligator would have been defeated by three other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Pats 2, The Angry Alligator would be 4-5.
  • The Angry Alligator would be 63-36 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Don't you hate that person that always has to one-up everybody? The Angry Alligator scored 93.50 points and lost. It is the sixth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Pats 2 is on the longest active win streak in the league, winning three straight games.
  • The 1.76-point margin of victory was the slimmest in the league this week.
  • Not going to name names, but some people here aren't pulling their weight. Forget it, Rob Gronkowski needs to step it up! He scored 3.60 points against a projected 12.83 in the win, and has now scored below his projection in four straight games.
  • Doug Martin did little to help Pats 2, underperforming versus projections for the fifth straight game with 4.40 points against a projected 8.38.
  • Pats 2 stays undefeated in close games this season at 2-0.
  • The Angry Alligator falls to 0-2 in close games this season, remaining winless.
  • Pats 2 is leveraging their draft well. This week they got 81.5% of their points from players they drafted.
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