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Tu Gar Beats Team 10, Streak Climbs to Three

Week 3

  • Tu Gar
  • 84.34 pts, 3-0
  • Weekly Grade
  • Team 10
  • 73.3 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade

Tu Gar has been hot lately, earning their third win in as many matchups when they defeated Team 10 84.34 to 73.30. They got a lift from Drew Brees, who led the team with 26.94 points and Jordy Nelson who had 22.10. With Kelvin Benjamin literally not showing up for Tu Gar, it could have been worse. Team 10 falls to fifth place with a 2-1 record. Tu Gar stays undefeated after having beaten tappingthatass (116.32 to 76.82) and Team 6 (101.92 to 84.06).

Top Players

    • Drew Brees
    • 26.94
    • Jordy Nelson
    • 22.10
    • Mark Ingram
    • 18.70
    • Eli Manning
    • 16.00

Smooth Moves by Tu Gar

  • Even if you cried trying to win, you still won. And the Toyota Hall of Fame is proud of Tu Gar either way.
  • The 26.94 points scored by Drew Brees was the second-highest QB score of the week and is the fifth-highest QB score in the league this season.
  • Sat Ryan Mathews, who scored -0.50 points, fewer than any RB in the starting lineup.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Jordy Nelson posterizing opponents. He had the fourth-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 22.10 points.
  • The 6.90 points scored by Eric Ebron was the fifth-highest point total among TEs 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.
  • Team 10 had 8 starters fail to reach their projections.
  • Hate to point fingers for why a team loses, but RIGHT HERE. C.J. Anderson had a season-low 4.10 points against a projected 12.63 and scored below his projection for the first time this season.
  • DeAndre Hopkins did not meet his 12.22-point projection this week, the second time that's happened this season. His 5.60 points were also a season-low.
  • With a season-low 3.50 points versus a projected 9.09, Jeremy Maclin failed to meet his projection for the second time this season.

What If

  • Tu Gar would be 3-0 if they played Team 10 every week.
  • Tu Gar would have beaten four other teams besides Team 10 this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? Tu Gar would have defeated Team 10 101.92 - 97.82 had they played each other last week.
  • Tu Gar would be 2-0 if they played the same schedule as Team 10.
  • If Tu Gar had played every team in the league each week, they would be 20-7.
  • Team 10 would have lost to five other teams besides Tu Gar this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Tu Gar, Team 10 would be 2-0.
  • If they played every team every week, Team 10 would be 16-11.

Game Notes

  • At 11.04 points, the margin of victory was the tightest of the week.
  • Tu Gar had two starters score more points than the highest-scoring starter for Team 10.
  • The Pittsburgh Steelers Defense may have been on the winning team, but was last in the league in scoring with -1.00 point against a projected 7.65 and has now scored below their projection in every game this season.
  • Even in the loss, the 18.70 points scored by Mark Ingram was the 10th-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
  • Maybe pop in the tape of the best game of the season to feel better. Jeremy Langford had a season-low 4.60 points in the win against a projected 10.97 and scored below his projection for the second time this season.
  • Theo Riddick failed to meet his projected point total, scoring only 4.80 points of his projected 10.35.
  • Although they won, Tu Gar could have scored more and left the 32.50 points from Marvin Jones Jr. on the bench.
  • Each side failed to match their weekly score projections.
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