Louis Loves Shannon Ekes Out Victory over Shannons Fivehead

Week 4

  • Louis Loves Shannon
  • 109.28 pts, 1-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • Shannons Fivehead
  • 106.8 pts, 2-2
  • Weekly Grade

Louis Loves Shannon picked up 22.90 points from Michael Thomas and 17.30 from A.J. Green to sneak by Shannons Fivehead 109.28 to 106.80. It was one of the closest matchups to date, and the 2.48-point margin of victory was the second-smallest recorded in the league this season. DeAndre Hopkins led Shannons Fivehead with 26.70 points while Kirk Cousins brought in 20.60. Shannons Fivehead (2-2, 471.74 points) steps into third place and Louis Loves Shannon (1-3, 417.56 points) remains in the cellar.

Top Players

    • DeAndre Hopkins
    • 26.70
    • Michael Thomas
    • 22.90
    • Kirk Cousins
    • 20.60
    • Keenan Allen
    • 18.80

Smooth Moves by Louis Loves Shannon

  • That's one small victory for Louis Loves Shannon. And one small step toward legendary status—in the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Louis Loves Shannon won despite having only 1 of their 9 starters exceed their projected points.
  • The 22.90 points scored by Michael Thomas was the third-highest score by a WR in the league this week.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just A.J. Green posterizing opponents. He had the eighth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 17.30 points.
  • Louis Loves Shannon got the victory, even though neither RB reached his projected point total.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's OK, Shannons Fivehead. Losing happens. Not necessarily to Toyota Hall of Famers, but to other folks, sure.
  • Kept Cam Newton on the bench, where he scored the third-most points in the league and beat his projected point total by 105.4%, the seventh-highest percentage in the league.
  • Left O.J. Howard on the bench, where he scored 14.30 points to beat his scoring projection by 139.1%, the third-highest percentage in the league.
  • This is how people lose everything in casinos. Shannons Fivehead thought their luck would change and went back to the well with Jay Ajayi. However, he scored 6.40 points against a projected 15.86 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • Louis Loves Shannon saw their RBs beat those on Shannons Fivehead 18.70 - 9.20.

What If

  • If Louis Loves Shannon played Shannons Fivehead every week, they would be 2-2 this season.
  • Louis Loves Shannon would have beaten only two other teams besides Shannons Fivehead this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Louis Loves Shannon would have defeated Shannons Fivehead 113.86 - 100.58.
  • Louis Loves Shannon would be 0-3 if they played the same schedule as Shannons Fivehead.
  • If Louis Loves Shannon had played every team in the league each week, they would be 6-22.
  • Shannons Fivehead would have lost to four other teams besides Louis Loves Shannon this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Louis Loves Shannon, Shannons Fivehead would be 1-2.
  • Shannons Fivehead would be 14-14 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Matt Ryan had a season-low 10.48 points against a projected 21.47 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
  • Louis Loves Shannon has underachieved every week this season, scoring 109.28 points against a projected 142.25 this week.
  • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? Shannons Fivehead scored 106.80 points and lost. It is the eighth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Shannons Fivehead got a combined 52.90 points from their WRs, their highest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • With the win, Louis Loves Shannon snapped their three-game losing streak.
  • The margin of victory for the matchup ended up being the smallest in the league this week at 2.48 points.
  • Just because Robert Horry has seven NBA championship rings, doesn't mean he's one of the greats. Despite being on the winning team, Dan Bailey scored 6.00 points against a projected 10.09 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • Louis Loves Shannon took the W, even though Shannons Fivehead performed better against their scoring projection. Shannons Fivehead scored 78.9% of their 135.40 projected points, while Louis Loves Shannon recorded 76.8% of their 142.25-point projection.
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