Yahoo Public 877025 (ID# 877025)

tappingthatass Wins Against Team 2, Rises to Seventh Place

Week 5

  • tappingthatass
  • 77.54 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade
  • Team 2
  • 61.48 pts, 2-3
  • Weekly Grade

Team 2 must have done something to anger the Fantasy Gods this week, as they lost to tappingthatass 77.54 to 61.48. Each team fell short of expectations, but tappingthatass managed to score 86.7% of a projected 89.47 points for the win. Team 2 was led by the tag team of Andrew Luck, with 22.18 points, and Carlos Hyde, who scored 17.40. Each team left something on the table as tappingthatass had one starter turn in zero points and Team 2 had three. tappingthatass (2-3, 413.38 points) climbs into seventh place while Team 2 (2-3, 398.26 points) sinks into eighth place.

Top Players

    • Andrew Luck
    • 22.18
    • Sam Bradford
    • 18.64
    • Brandon Marshall
    • 17.40
    • Carlos Hyde
    • 17.40

Smooth Moves by tappingthatass

  • If this were a dream sequence, you'd hear a deep voice announce, "tappingthatass, the Toyota Hall of Famer." But it's not.
  • Picked up Sam Bradford, who led the team in scoring and topped his projected point total by 53.9%, which was also a team-high.
  • What do Apache helicopters, F-117 Nighthawks and Brandon Marshall have in common? They are all dangerous aerial weapons. He ranked fourth in the league in scoring among WRs this week with 17.40 points.
  • The 14.80 points scored by Todd Gurley was the ninth-highest score of any RB in the league this week.
  • tappingthatass won even with Clive Walford in the starting lineup, who didn't score any points.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • Some teams are destined to beat teams like Team 2 and move on to Toyota Hall of Fame greatness. Ironically, you are included in that destiny, because you played yourself.
  • Golden Tate has scored below his projection in every game this season after scoring 4.50 points against a projected 7.70 this week.
  • Team 2 was faced with 3 starters coming up empty in points.
  • Team 2 could have used more points at WR, where tappingthatass outscored them 20.40 - 9.50.
  • After a season-low 2.40 points against a projected 15.00, Lamar Miller has now scored below his projection in every game this season.

What If

  • If tappingthatass played Team 2 every week, they would be 3-2 this season.
  • Besides Team 2, tappingthatass would have defeated three other teams this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, tappingthatass would have defeated Team 2 93.58 - 81.36.
  • tappingthatass would be 1-3 if they played the same schedule as Team 2.
  • If tappingthatass had played every team in the league each week, they would be 16-29.
  • Besides tappingthatass, Team 2 would have been defeated by seven other teams this week.
  • Team 2 would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as tappingthatass.
  • If they played every team every week, Team 2 would be 20-25.

Game Notes

  • tappingthatass has underachieved every week this season, scoring 77.54 points against a projected 89.47 this week.
  • Graham Gano had a season-low 2.00 points against a projected 7.94 in the win and has now scored below his projection in three straight games.
  • Team 2 got a combined 9.50 points from their WRs, their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
  • The margin of victory of 16.06 points was the second-highest margin in the league this week.
  • tappingthatass is now 2-3 when failing to reach their projection and Team 2 falls to 1-2 when scoring below their projected total.
  • With 61.48 points, Team 2 ranked ninth in the league in scoring this week.
  • Even in the defeat, the 22.18 points by Andrew Luck was the fifth-highest score of any signal-caller in the league this week.
  • Carlos Hyde was a bright spot for Team 2 in the loss with 17.40 points, the sixth-highest RB score in the league this week.
Team 2
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