Yahoo Public 877025 (ID# 877025)

tappingthatass Gets Win Against Team 10, Grabs Sixth Place

Week 8

  • tappingthatass
  • 63.92 pts, 4-4
  • Weekly Grade
  • Team 10
  • 45.6 pts, 4-4
  • Weekly Grade

Team 10 must have done something to anger the Fantasy Gods this week, as they lost to tappingthatass 63.92 to 45.60. Even though the teams are tied for sixth place with matching 4-4 records, tappingthatass has a distinct advantage in points, 643.70 to 593.96. With this loss, Team 10 scored 70.6% of their projected points, and has now failed to meet projections for seven weeks running. The buck stops with Team 10 following this setback, as they had two starters score zero points (Eli Manning and C.J. Anderson).

Top Players

    • Dez Bryant
    • 17.30
    • Melvin Gordon
    • 15.50
    • Brandin Cooks
    • 10.40
    • Jeremy Maclin
    • 10.30

Smooth Moves by tappingthatass

  • 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.
  • tappingthatass was still able to pull out a win with only 2 of their 9 starters exceeding their projected points.
  • There are rumors that the military wants to model a new all-terrain vehicle based off of Melvin Gordon. He had the eighth-highest score among RBs in the league this week with 15.50 points.

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.
  • Well, that's embarrassing. Left Blake Bortles on the bench, where he ranked fourth in the league in scoring with 29.68 points.
  • With -1.50 points against a projected 10.24, Mark Ingram had the lowest point total in the league this week and has now scored below his projection in three straight games.
  • Should've started Nick Folk, who underachieved, but still outscored the starting K with 7.00 against a projected 9.07.
  • Lost to tappingthatass, which had their lowest-scoring week of the season.

What If

  • If tappingthatass played Team 10 every week, they'd be 6-2 this year.
  • tappingthatass would have beaten only two other teams besides Team 10 this week.
  • Were they resting their players for this week? tappingthatass would have defeated Team 10 77.70 - 64.14 had they played each other last week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Team 10, tappingthatass would be 5-2.
  • If tappingthatass had played every team in the league each week, they would be 27-45.
  • Team 10 would have been beaten by every other team in the league this week.
  • Team 10 would be 2-5 if they played the same schedule as tappingthatass.
  • Team 10 would be 20-52 if they played every team every week.

Game Notes

  • Just like the Eagles' "Dream Team" of 2011, Team 10 has underachieved lately. They scored 45.60 points against a projected 64.59 and has underachieved for seven straight weeks.
  • "They ain't nothing but paper champions. That's all they are, and that's all they're ever going to be." Did Lee Flowers say that or everybody in this league? tappingthatass scored 63.92 points against a projected 91.71 and has underachieved every week this season.
  • With 45.60 points, Team 10 was last in the league in scoring and had their lowest score of the season.
  • tappingthatass won by scoring 63.92 points, the lowest winning score in the league this season.
  • tappingthatass was not able to cover the 27.12-point spread in the win.
  • The RBs on Team 10 collectively had their worst week of the season with only -1.50 points.
  • Not going to name names, but some people here aren't pulling their weight. Forget it, Russell Wilson needs to step it up! He scored 10.22 points against a projected 20.45 in the win, and has now scored below his projection in three straight games.
  • Although tappingthatass won, it was no thanks to Will Fuller, who scored 2.30 points and has now scored below his projection in three straight weeks.
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