First Down Syndrome Put the Stamp on Holden's Swag Team to Move into Second Place

Week 5

  • First Down Syndrome
  • 72.82 pts, 4-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Holden's Swag Team
  • 62.5 pts, 1-4
  • Weekly Grade

First Down Syndrome picked up 15.32 points from Andy Dalton and 13.20 from Ezekiel Elliott to beat Holden's Swag Team 72.82 to 62.50. Holden's Swag Team can't find any answers and is on a four-game losing streak. Following a 132.34 to 115.10 loss against Tyler's Tip-Top Team, Holden's Swag Team saw their scoring fall off this week. The outcome could have gone the other way, Holden's Swag Team had several starters score zero points. First Down Syndrome (4-1, 397.20 points) climbs into second place and Holden's Swag Team (1-4, 429.96 points) stays down in eighth place.

Top Players

    • Leonard Fournette
    • 30.40
    • Andy Dalton
    • 15.32
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 13.20
    • Justin Tucker
    • 13.00

Smooth Moves by First Down Syndrome

  • Winning make you feel warm and fuzzy? Coincidentally, Toyota Hall of Fame inductees get a gold jacket that is both warm and quite fuzzy.
  • With 13.20 points, Ezekiel Elliott ranked fifth in scoring among all RBs in the league this week.
  • Andy Dalton led the team in scoring for the second time this season with 15.32 points.
  • The 13.00 points were a season-high for Justin Tucker. The score beat his 8.88-point projection by 46.3%, which also was a season-high.
  • In scoring 11.80 points, Kelvin Benjamin put up his largest point total of the year.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Life, like Fantasy Football, is full of wins and losses. The Toyota Hall of Fame, however, is pretty much only full of wins.
  • The lowest score by a player for Holden's Swag Team this week was 2.00 points from the Arizona Cardinals Defense. The score was below their projected points of 6.94, which marks the third straight week where that has happened.
  • With 8.00 points against a projected 10.16, Dan Bailey did not meet his projection for the fourth straight game.
  • Holden's Swag Team tried to fight through 4 of their 9 starters getting zeros, but could not overcome it.
  • Even though Holden's Swag Team lost, only 3 of their 9 starters scored less than their projected points.

What If

  • If First Down Syndrome played Holden's Swag Team every week, they'd be 3-2 this year.
  • Besides Holden's Swag Team, First Down Syndrome would have defeated three other teams this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Holden's Swag Team, First Down Syndrome would be 0-4.
  • If First Down Syndrome had played every team in the league each week, they would be 22-23.
  • Holden's Swag Team would have lost to six other teams besides First Down Syndrome this week.
  • And they say procrastination doesn't pay off! Had they played each other last week, First Down Syndrome would have lost to Holden's Swag Team 115.10 - 100.12.
  • Holden's Swag Team would be 3-1 if they played the same schedule as First Down Syndrome.
  • Holden's Swag Team would be 23-22 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Holden's Swag Team has lost four straight games, the longest current losing streak in the league.
  • First Down Syndrome has underachieved every week this season, scoring 72.82 points against a projected 95.18 this week.
  • First Down Syndrome did not cover the 38.26-point spread, winning by 10.32 points.
  • Holden's Swag Team got a combined 12.80 points from their WRs, their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • The RBs on First Down Syndrome collectively had their worst week of the season with only 16.20 points.
  • With 62.50 points, Holden's Swag Team had their lowest output of the season.
  • First Down Syndrome underachieved in the win, recording 76.5% of their projected 95.18, while Holden's Swag Team performed better than expected, beating their 56.92-point projection by 9.8%.
  • In the loss, Leonard Fournette scored 30.40 points, the fourth-highest RB score in the league this season.
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