GP (5-2, 901.63 points) takes ownership of the top spot in the league after beating Battle Red Bulls (fourth place, 4-3, 884.04 points) 139.35
- 112.68. GP also got the second-highest point total in the league this week. Having won their last five straight, GP has become a very tough matchup.
Battle Red Bulls had two players rank highly this week. Victor Cruz scored 28.10 points while Aaron Rodgers put up 25.68. On top of the loss, Battle Red Bulls had a starter score zero points (Kyle Rudolph).
GP Smooth Moves
...The 32.18 points scored by Drew Brees was the second-highest QB score of the week and is the eighth-highest QB score in the league this season.
...Benched Andy Dalton, who had the lowest QB score on the team with 7.10 points.
...With 18.90 points, Owen Daniels ranked third in the league this week in scoring among TEs.
Mason Crosby scored a season-high 14.00 points and beat his scoring projection by 53.8%, which also is a season-high.
...6 of 9 players in the starting lineup for GP topped their projected points.
Battle Red Bulls Regret Tracker
Did not start Randall Cobb, who ranked fifth in the league in scoring and beat his scoring projection by 205.4%, the third-highest percentage in the league.
Phil Dawson, who Battle Red Bulls picked up this week, scored below his 8.71-point projection with 1.00 point.
GP won the K position battle, beating Battle Red Bulls 14.00 - 1.00.
At the DEF position, Battle Red Bulls got outscored by GP 18.00 - 7.00.
Dez Bryant scored a season-low 3.97 points, 24.5% of his projected 16.23, which is his lowest percentage of the year.
...GP would be 4-3 if they played Battle Red Bulls every week.
...Besides Battle Red Bulls, GP would have defeated nine other teams this week.
...If they played the same schedule as Battle Red Bulls, GP would be 4-2.
If GP had played every team in the league each week, they would be 50-27.
...Battle Red Bulls would have lost to four other teams besides GP this week.
...GP would have lost to Battle Red Bulls 143.18 - 104.64 had they played each other last week.
...Battle Red Bulls would be 3-3 if they played the same schedule as GP. If they played every team every week, Battle Red Bulls would be 47-30.
...With the win, GP has a five-game win streak, currently the longest in the league.
...In the loss, Victor Cruz ranked sixth in the league in scoring with 28.10 points against a projected 15.47 and has now overachieved in four straight games. The loss snapped a three-game win streak by Battle Red Bulls.
...GP got a combined 38.47 points from their WRs, their lowest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
...Despite being on the winning team, BenJarvus Green-Ellis scored 6.90 points against a projected 12.37 and has now underachieved in six straight games.
...It was the biggest loss of the season for Battle Red Bulls.
...The draft continues to pay off for GP, which got 79.3% of their points from players they drafted. That means I draft like a boss
...GP overachieved in the win, improving to 4-1 when beating their projected points this season, while Battle Red Bulls falls to 2-2 when scoring below their projected points.