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Zachary's Team Pulls Off Comeback over Silver & Mack!, Moves Up to Fourth Place

Week 5

  • Zachary's Team
  • 129.38 pts, 3-2
  • Weekly Grade
  • Silver & Mack!
  • 118.5 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade

Facing a 4.22-point deficit on Monday night, Zachary's Team scored 18.10 and beat Silver & Mack! 129.38 to 118.50. They also claimed the highest point total this week. Zachary's Team might as well be named "Butter" because they're on a roll. Scoring 7.0% more than projected, they've beaten expectations three weeks running. Leading Silver & Mack!, Ezekiel Elliott (29.10 points) and T.Y. Hilton (23.10) both ranked highly overall for the week. Things could have been different, Silver & Mack! had a starter score zero points (Cam Newton). Zachary's Team (3-2, 636.46 points) climbs into fourth place and Silver & Mack! (2-3, 576.40 points) stays in sixth place.

Top Players

    • Marcus Mariota
    • 30.52
    • Ezekiel Elliott
    • 29.10
    • T.Y. Hilton
    • 23.10
    • Matthew Stafford
    • 18.80

Smooth Moves by Zachary's Team

  • If this were a dream sequence, you'd hear a deep voice announce, "Zachary's Team, the Toyota Hall of Famer." But it's not.
  • Greg Olsen had 18.10 points, the second-highest TE score of the week and the fifth-highest TE score in the league this season.
  • The 17.00 points scored by Sebastian Janikowski was the second-highest K score of the week and is the third-highest K score in the league this season.
  • Marcus Mariota led the league in scoring and had the ninth-most points in the league this season with 30.52.
  • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of LeSean McCoy. He had the eighth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 15.80 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • It's okay to regret not taking a sick day to study the Toyota Hall of Fame's articles. But it's not okay to do it again.
  • The Carolina Panthers Defense was last on the team in scoring with 3.00 points against a projected 10.62 and has now underachieved in three straight games.
  • Golden Tate scored 4.50 points against a projected 7.70 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • It's tough to win when your team leader gets embarrassed like this. At the QB position, Silver & Mack! got outscored 48.38 - 18.80 by Zachary's Team.
  • Silver & Mack! was dominated at the TE position, scoring 7.60 points versus the 18.10 for Zachary's Team.

What If

  • If Zachary's Team played Silver & Mack! every week, they would be 4-1 this season.
  • Zachary's Team would've been undefeated if they played every team in the league this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Zachary's Team would have defeated Silver & Mack! 120.58 - 98.22.
  • If they played the same schedule as Silver & Mack!, Zachary's Team would be 3-1.
  • Zachary's Team would be 37-8 if they played every team every week.
  • Silver & Mack! would have lost to just two other teams besides Zachary's Team this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Zachary's Team, Silver & Mack! would be 1-3.
  • Silver & Mack! would be 25-20 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Zachary's Team scored 129.38 points, the highest in the league this week and ninth-highest in the league this season.
  • Each of the three losses for Silver & Mack! have come in comeback games.
  • The manager of Zachary's Team was probably the person who destroyed the curve on every test in school. They scored 129.38 points against a projected 120.94 and beat their scoring projection for the fourth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
  • Don't you hate that person that always has to one-up everybody? Silver & Mack! scored 118.50 points and lost. It is the sixth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • Zachary's Team had their lowest winning score of the season with 129.38 points.
  • Zachary's Team won but failed to cover the 24.34-point spread, winning by 10.88 points.
  • Zachary's Team got a combined 48.38 points from their QBs, their highest combined scoring output from the QB position this season.
  • With a combined 41.80 points from their RBs, Silver & Mack! got their highest combined scoring output from the RB position this season.
Zachary's Team
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