Beat the Brits (ID# 841251)

Sackooooo Picks Up Victory over Down with the Crown, Streak Now at Five

Week 9

  • Sackooooo
  • 105.28 pts, 5-4
  • Weekly Grade
  • Down with the Crown
  • 84.46 pts, 3-6
  • Weekly Grade

Sackooooo benefited from 23.88 points from Dak Prescott and 18.30 from Rishard Matthews to beat Down with the Crown 105.28 to 84.46. Having won their last five, Sackooooo can officially be called a contender. On the other hand, Down with the Crown is headed in a different direction, after dropping their fourth in a row. Down with the Crown was led by the tag team of Jimmy Graham, with 22.30 points, and Nick Folk, who scored 11.00. Sackooooo showed some mercy in the win, starting a player with zero points (Sammie Coates). Sackooooo (5-4, 893.66 points) climbs into fifth place and Down with the Crown (3-6, 847.48 points) stays mired in last place.

Top Players

    • Dak Prescott
    • 23.88
    • Jimmy Graham
    • 22.30
    • Rishard Matthews
    • 18.30
    • DeMarco Murray
    • 14.00

Smooth Moves by Sackooooo

  • A higher score than your opponent is a guaranteed way to win each week. Thank the Toyota Hall of Fame for that valuable insight.
  • Is this your audition for head talent scout of a pro team? Picked up Rishard Matthews, who beat his scoring projection by 168.7%, the sixth-highest percentage in the league.
  • With 13.50 points, Antonio Gates, who Sackooooo picked up this week, beat his 8.41-point projection by 60.5%.
  • With 23.88 points, Dak Prescott scored the most points in a matchup for the first time this season.
  • DeMarco Murray put the team on his back with 14.00 points, the 10th-highest score among RBs in the league this week.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Somehow, all of your players had two bye weeks this week. The Toyota Hall of Fame calls that a bye bye week. Yes, it's a bad joke, but it's still better than your score.
  • The Atlanta Falcons Defense, which Down with the Crown picked up this week, scored below their 8.14-point projection with 6.00 points.
  • With 4.50 points against a projected 9.71, Brandon Marshall did not meet his projection for the fourth straight game.
  • Sackooooo had a better day at the QB position, topping Down with the Crown 23.88 - 7.66.
  • Gotta hit rock button before you can start to rise. It was a season-low 7.66 points for Derek Carr this week. It was also a season-low for his performance versus projections, reaching only 42.0% of a projected point total of 18.25.

What If

  • If Sackooooo played Down with the Crown every week, they'd be 6-3 this year.
  • Besides Down with the Crown, Sackooooo would have beaten only two other teams this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Sackooooo would have defeated Down with the Crown 112.50 - 102.52.
  • Sackooooo would be 5-3 if they played the same schedule as Down with the Crown.
  • Sackooooo would be 35-46 if they played every team every week.
  • Down with the Crown would have lost to seven other teams besides Sackooooo this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Sackooooo, Down with the Crown would be 5-3.
  • If they played every team every week, Down with the Crown would be 33-48.

Game Notes

  • Looks like teams bring their A game when they see them on the schedule. Of the losses Down with the Crown has had, four were against opponents who topped their season scoring average that week.
  • Eat. Sleep. Conquer. Repeat. Sackooooo has won five games in a row, the longest current winning streak in the league.
  • With the loss, Down with the Crown has the longest losing streak in the league, stretching back four straight games.
  • Sackooooo covered the 1.99-point spread, winning by 20.82 points.
  • With a combined 32.80 points from their WRs, Sackooooo got their highest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • Not going to name names, but some people here aren't pulling their weight. Forget it, Christine Michael needs to step it up! He scored 6.10 points against a projected 12.27 in the win, and has now scored below his projection in three straight games.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Willie Snead scored 3.60 points against a projected 9.23 and has now underachieved in five straight games.
  • Jimmy Graham scored 22.30 points, the second-highest TE score in the league this season, but it was not enough to tip the scales in favor of Down with the Crown.
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