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On top Wins Against Team 2

Week 3

  • On top
  • 108.18 pts, 2-1
  • Weekly Grade
  • Team 2
  • 86.14 pts, 1-2
  • Weekly Grade

LeSean McCoy and Mike Evans are going to have sore backs tomorrow after carrying On top to a victory over Team 2 108.18 to 86.14. They scored 23.60 and 19.20 points, respectively. While each team met their expectations, On top scored 17.0% more than a projected 92.44 points to get the win. Team 2 was coming off a 97.82 to 50.98 loss against Team 10 and saw their scoring explode this week. Both teams left points off the scoreboard in this one, as On top started one player with zero points and Team 2 also served up one. On top (2-1, 313.56 points) climbs into fourth place while Team 2 (1-2, 255.42 points) steps into sixth place.

Top Players

    • Carlos Hyde
    • 24.50
    • LeSean McCoy
    • 23.60
    • Mike Evans
    • 19.20
    • New England Patriots Defense
    • 18.00

Smooth Moves by On top

  • Fantasy Football is a game where the high score wins. So keep doing what you have to do, the Toyota Hall of Fame will turn a blind eye.
  • The fourth-highest RB score of the week and the seventh-highest RB score of the season came from LeSean McCoy, who scored 23.60 points.
  • The 17.00 points scored by Justin Tucker was the highest K score of the week and is the second-highest K score in the league this season.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Mike Evans posterizing opponents. He had the seventh-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 19.20 points.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and DeSean Jackson have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked 10th in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 15.60 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.
  • Tavon Austin was left on the bench, where he bested his expected 9.02-point total by putting up 16.40 points.
  • Golden Tate has scored below his projection in every game this season after scoring 3.20 points against a projected 8.01 this week.
  • The WRs on Team 2 let them down, resulting in a 38.10 - 17.40 difference at the position.
  • Julius Thomas did not meet his 6.04-point projection this week, the first time that's happened this season. His 1.30 points were also a season-low.

What If

  • If On top played Team 2 every week, they'd be 2-1 this year.
  • On top would have beaten six other teams besides Team 2 this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? On top would have defeated Team 2 115.02 - 50.98 had they played each other last week.
  • On top would be 1-1 if they played the same schedule as Team 2.
  • If On top had played every team in the league each week, they would be 20-7.
  • Team 2 would have lost to just two other teams besides On top this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as On top, Team 2 would be 1-1.
  • Team 2 would be 15-12 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Despite being on the winning team, Randall Cobb had a season-low 3.30 points against a projected 9.95 and has now underachieved in every game this season.
  • Don't you hate that guy that always has to one-up everybody? Team 2 scored 86.14 points and lost. It is the fourth-highest losing score in the league this season.
  • On top covered the 8.77-point spread, winning by 22.04 points.
  • Carlos Hyde played well in the loss, ranking 10th in the league in scoring and beating his scoring projection by 185.1%, the sixth-highest percentage in the league.
  • The win by On top was achieved despite having Cam Newton put up a season-low 16.08 points, and underachieve for the first time this season.
  • The 35.20 points put up by the RBs on Team 2 was the second-highest combined score by a team's RBs this week.
  • Although Team 2 lost, the New England Patriots Defense played well, bringing in 124.3% more points than was projected (18.00 points against a projected 8.03).
  • Giovani Bernard did not contribute much to the win by On top. He only scored 4.40 points of a projected 8.22.
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Fantasy MasterpiecesWeek 3

Eric Metcalf Cle - RB/WR 1992 vs. LA Raiders 5 Catches, 177 yards, 3 TD catches, 10 rushing yards, 1 TD rush A dynamic, versatile threat who ranks top 15 in the NFL in career all-purpose yardage, Metcalf put his vast talents on display in this Week 3 contest against the Raiders, in which he nabbed five passes (for 177 yards), three of which he delivered into the end zone.

He also cashed in a rushing carry for a score, giving him four touchdowns on the afternoon. In the 13 games that would follow in that ’92 campaign, Metcalf would only hit pay dirt a total of three more times.
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