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Champ#24AKABroncos Gets By tappingthatass, Evens Series

Week 12

  • Champ#24AKABroncos
  • 102.44 pts, 8-4
  • Weekly Grade
  • tappingthatass
  • 102.04 pts, 6-6
  • Weekly Grade

Champ#24AKABroncos got 21.50 points from Jordan Reed and 20.84 from Ben Roethlisberger, edging tappingthatass 102.44 to 102.04. This win served tappingthatass a cold dish of revenge after they won a Week 3 matchup, 83.58 to 42.38. tappingthatass was led by the tag team of Michael Thomas, with 22.80 points, and the Oakland Raiders Defense, who scored 13.00. Champ#24AKABroncos (8-4, 1,031.24 points) remains in fifth place and tappingthatass (6-6, 1,017.36 points) stays in sixth place.

Top Players

    • Michael Thomas
    • 22.80
    • Jordan Reed
    • 21.50
    • Ben Roethlisberger
    • 20.84
    • Terrelle Pryor Sr.
    • 13.10

Smooth Moves by Champ#24AKABroncos

  • Champ#24AKABroncos scored massive brownie points with the Toyota Hall of Fame this week. Too bad brownie points don't count as real points. Not that you need help.
  • Jordan Reed scored 21.50 points, the best TE score of the week and the fourth-highest TE score in the league this season.
  • Wisely sat Tom Brady this week, who had 19.04 points, the lowest QB score on the team.
  • With 13.10 points, Terrelle Pryor Sr. ranked seventh in the league in scoring among WRs this week.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Rishard Matthews have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked ninth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 12.40 points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • The fact that you're reading this means you have internet connection. Unfortunately, that's one less thing to blame your loss on. Don't tell the Hall.
  • Left Jonathan Stewart on the bench, where he scored 21.60 points to beat his scoring projection by 93.0%, the 10th-highest percentage in the league.
  • The TE position was a letdown for tappingthatass, where they were outscored 21.50 - 5.90 by Champ#24AKABroncos.
  • You've gotta hit rock button before you can start to rise. It was a season-low 8.90 points for Melvin Gordon this week. It was also a season-low for his performance versus projections, reaching only 56.7% of a projected point total of 15.70.
  • tappingthatass had only 3 of their 9 starters underperform versus their projections, but they still lost.

What If

  • If Champ#24AKABroncos played tappingthatass every week, they'd be 8-4 this season.
  • Champ#24AKABroncos would have beaten six other teams besides tappingthatass this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as tappingthatass, Champ#24AKABroncos would be 6-4.
  • If Champ#24AKABroncos had played every team in the league each week, they would be 57-51.
  • In addition to Champ#24AKABroncos, tappingthatass would have lost to just two other teams this week.
  • Timing really is everything. Champ#24AKABroncos would have lost to tappingthatass 98.68 - 76.90 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Champ#24AKABroncos, tappingthatass would be 6-4.
  • If they played every team every week, tappingthatass would be 51-57.

Game Notes

  • tappingthatass has lost six times and four of them have come to teams who beat their scoring average in that matchup.
  • The margin of victory of 0.40 points was the smallest in the league this season.
  • Don't you hate that person that always has to one-up everybody? tappingthatass scored 102.04 points and lost. It is the fifth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • The 44.30 points by the WRs on tappingthatass was the season-high for combined points from the position.
  • In the loss, Sebastian Janikowski scored 9.00 points against a projected 6.49 and has now overachieved 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, Doug Martin scored 7.00 points against a projected 10.72 and has now underachieved in five straight games.
  • Although Champ#24AKABroncos won, it was no thanks to Isaiah Crowell, who scored 7.10 points and has now scored below his projection in four straight weeks.
  • With the loss, tappingthatass falls to 1-2 in close games this season.
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