Underdog. Schmunderdog. Broome Nation overcame a 33.78-point projected spread, sneaking by Banditos 124.00 to 119.50 for the upset. They picked up a team-leading 21.00 points from Will Fuller V. This was one of the tightest outcomes to date, with the 4.50-point margin of victory being the second-smallest recorded in the league this season. Banditos, coming off a 197.50 to 128.75 win against Barbarians, saw their scoring drop off this week. Both sides missed scoring opportunities as Broome Nation had three starters turn in zero points and Banditos had two. Broome Nation (3-2, 780.00 points) falls to sixth place and Banditos (3-2, 833.00 points) drops to fourth place.
Smooth Moves by Broome Nation
- Know what's better than winning your matchup vs. Broome Nation? Getting into the Toyota Hall of Fame.
- Acquired Will Fuller V, who exceeded his scoring projection by 200.4%, the 10th-highest percentage in the league.
- Logan Ryan has now overachieved in every game this season after scoring 5.00 points against a projected 3.53.
- Chris Hogan scored 14.00 points, the ninth-highest WR score in the league this week.
- Jurrell Casey had his highest output of the season with 13.00 points against a projected 6.15 and has now overachieved in three straight games.
Toyota Roster Tune-up
- Banditos, you can't win 'em all. But you can't lose 'em all if you wanna be in the Toyota Hall of Fame.
- Missed out on an opportunity by leaving the 18.00 points scored by Davante Adams on the bench this week. He outperformed his projected point total by 201.5%, the ninth-highest percentage in the league.
- A heated blanket would be a great gift for Dan Bailey during this cold streak. He scored below his projection in four straight games after scoring 7.00 points against a projected 9.35 this week.
- The 4.00 points scored by Timmy Jernigan fell short of his 5.58-point projection, the third straight game where that has happened.
- Banditos tried to fight through 2 of their 19 starters getting zeros, but could not overcome it.
- If Broome Nation played Banditos every week, they'd be 2-3 this season.
- Besides Banditos, Broome Nation would have beaten only two other teams this week.
- Broome Nation would be 2-2 if they played the same schedule as Banditos.
- If Broome Nation had played every team in the league each week, they would be 24-21.
- Besides Broome Nation, Banditos would have been defeated by six other teams this week.
- Timing really is everything. Broome Nation would have lost to Banditos 197.50 - 180.00 had they played each other last week.
- Banditos would be 3-1 if they played the same schedule as Broome Nation.
- If they played every team every week, Banditos would be 30-15.
- Broome Nation won by scoring 124.00 points, the lowest winning score in the league this season.
- The tragedy of being an underachiever is that Broome Nation knows what they should be, but reality keeps telling them that they're wrong. They scored 124.00 points against a projected 135.36 and underachieved for the fourth time this season, including the last three weeks in a row.
- Martellus Bennett scored 5.00 points against a projected 7.23 in the win and has now scored below his projection in every game this season.
- The 4.50-point margin of victory was the slimmest in the league this week.
- With a combined 37.00 points from their WRs, Broome Nation got their highest combined scoring output from the WR position this season.
- It was a season-low point total for Banditos.
- What good are running backs if they are running backwards instead of forwards? The 3.00 total points by the RBs on Banditos was their smallest RB output this season.
- The loss snapped a three-game win streak by Banditos.