Swarm Wins Against Broome Nation, Knocks Them Back into Seventh Place / by iHak Gaming

Swarm picked up 20.50 points from Alex Smith and 15.50 from Blake Martinez to beat Broome Nation 147.00 to 131.25. With this loss, Broome Nation scored 75.2% of their projected points, and has now failed to meet projections for four weeks running. For Broome Nation, Drew Brees and Will Fuller V played the roles of Maverick and Goose, scoring 22.00 and 15.00 points, respectively. When assigning blame following this loss, Broome Nation can look in the mirror. They started a player with zero points (Andre Ellington). Broome Nation (3-3, 911.25 points) drops to seventh place while Swarm (2-4, 867.75 points) remains mired in eighth place.

Smooth Moves by Swarm

  • Swarm, your competitive drive brought home the victory (with some help from professional athletes). That drive could take you all the way to the Toyota Hall of Fame.
  • Benched Jared Goff, who had the lowest QB score on the team with 7.50 points.
  • Picked up Blake Martinez, who beat his scoring projection by 124.3%, which led the team.
  • Look, there in the sky. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's just Michael Crabtree posterizing opponents. He had the 10th-highest score of any WR in the league this week with 11.00 points.
  • The 9.00 points by Tevin Coleman topped a projected 6.47, extending his overachievement streak to four weeks.

Toyota Roster Tune-up

  • In Fantasy Football, you win some, you lose some. Not for Toyota Hall of Famers. They mostly just win. But still.
  • All that glitters is not gold. Picked up Elijah McGuire, who scored 2.00 points against his projected 6.56.
  • Drew Brees had two season-lows this week. He scored a season-low 22.00 points and recorded only 55.9% of his 39.34-point projection.
  • Gotta hit rock button before you can start to rise. It was a season-low 1.00 point for Chris Hogan this week. It was also a season-low for his performance versus projections, reaching only 10.7% of a projected point total of 9.36.
  • You've gotta hit rock button before you can start to rise. It was a season-low 4.00 points for Ryan Shazier this week. It was also a season-low for his performance versus projections, reaching only 39.8% of a projected point total of 10.06.

What If

  • If Swarm played Broome Nation every week, they'd be 2-4 this year.
  • Besides Broome Nation, Swarm would have defeated three other teams this week.
  • Had they played each other last week, Swarm would have defeated Broome Nation 163.00 - 124.00.
  • If they played the same schedule as Broome Nation, Swarm would be 1-4.
  • If Swarm had played every team in the league each week, they would be 19-35.
  • Broome Nation would have lost to six other teams besides Swarm this week.
  • If they played the same schedule as Swarm, Broome Nation would be 3-2.
  • If they played every team every week, Broome Nation would be 26-28.

Game Notes

  • In the loss, Logan Ryan scored 7.50 points against a projected 4.03 and has now overachieved in every game this season.
  • The tragedy of being an underachiever is that Swarm knows what they should be, but reality keeps telling them that they're wrong. They scored 147.00 points against a projected 165.02 and underachieved for the fifth time this season, including the last four weeks in a row.
  • Swarm was able to win with little help from Alec Ogletree, who had a season-low 4.00 points and is on a four-week underperforming streak.
  • Not going to name names, but some people here aren't pulling their weight. Forget it, Julio Jones needs to step it up! He scored 7.00 points against a projected 12.09 in the win, and has now scored below his projection in five straight games.
  • Swarm underachieved in the win, improving to 2-3 when failing to reach their projected points this season, while Broome Nation falls to 2-3 when scoring below their projected points.
  • Broome Nation ranked eighth in the league in scoring this week.
  • Swarm won while scoring the fewest total points of any winning team in the league this week.
  • Broome Nation could not close out the win even with the help of Will Fuller V, who scored 15.00 points, the fourth-highest score among all WRs in the league for the week.