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2012 Championship Losers Thread

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#1 sott3


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Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:25 PM

This may just be a spinoff off the Vent thread, but pull up a chair and let loose with your tale of woe. Did your opponent go off? How many busts did you start?

For me:
Started Amendola and Bradshaw. No one on my team had a huge week. Opponent had Megatron, Matt Ryan and Reggie Bush.
Team A - Yahoo Standard Scoring (4 pts per pass TD)
QB: M.Stafford
RB: E.Lacy, D.Martin, D.Woodhead, M.Ingram, J.Starks
WR: Julio Jones, T.Smith, E.Sanders, E.Decker, J.Hunter, H.Nicks
TE: J.Witten
K: M.Bryant
DST: Cincinnati

Team B - Yahoo Standard Scoring (6 pts per pass TD)
QB: C.Kaepernick
RB: M.Ball, T.Gerhart, T.Richardson, S.Ridley, B.Pierce, K.Davis
WR: D.Bryant, C.Patterson, M.Colston, K.Benjamin
TE: R.Gronkowski, H.Miller
K: S.Graham
DST: Houston

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#2 djbigf



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Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:28 PM

actually, the proper quote is "2nd place is the 1st loser", loser.
10 team league: (std scoring/flex)

QB Foles
RB Lynch, Murray, Foster, Ridley, Miller, Ingram, Stewart, McKinnon
WR Cobb, VJackson, TSmith, Benjamin, Quick
TE Cameron, Walker
K Tucker
D Panthers

#3 RustyMiller



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Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:28 PM

Just lost the championship by .1.

Thanks Arian.

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:31 PM

My line up:

San Diego

His line-up

R. White
D. Avery
S. Greene
M. Leshoure
J. Gresham
Houston Defensive

My squad didn't even score a TD today. All my TD's came from last night. I did bench Jennings for Shorts and Richardson for McFadden, but those moves didn't even matter. Can't believe the duds both Giant Players and Hernandez had today. AND REALLY, SHONN "F*C*IN$" GREENE!!!! He's killed me all season. When I played the same cat in the Regular Season it was the game that Greene had 3 TD's. I hate Fantasy Football ---->
12 Team 1 PPR Yahoo League (7-5)

QB's =   T. Brady & C. Kaepernick
RB's =   A. Peterson, A. Brown, L. Bell, C.J. Spiller & C. Ogbonnaya
WR's =  A. Green, J. Gordon, C. Shorts & D. Amendola
TE's =   R. Gronkowski & J. Thomas
K = N. Novak & A. Vinatieri
DEF =   Oakland & Dallas

12 Standard League ESPN (7-5)

QB's =   E. Manning & M. Glennon
RB's =   L. McCoy, S. Vereen, L. Bell & L. Miller
WR's =  D. Bryant, L. Fitzgerald, J. Gordon & S. Holmes
TE's = R. Gronkowski, H. Miller
Kick = N. Novak & D. Akers
Def  = Denver & Cleveland

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 07:32 PM

Lost by 23. Dez Bryant dropped 55 on my team. I want him on my team next year.
QB: Newton
RB: Sproles, A. Brown, Stewart
WR: Bryant, Marshall, Harvin, Holmes, Crabtree, Burleson
TE: Olsen, Reed
K: Hartley
D: KC, Cincy

QB, 2RB, RB/WR, 2WR, WR/TE, TE, K, D

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:15 PM

actually, the proper quote is "2nd place is the 1st loser", loser.

Well, I prefer, "2nd place is no place."

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:20 PM

I might end up in here with one of my teams if Lynch keeps doing what he is doing...
"I've eaten burritos bigger than you."

- JJ Watt to Ray Rice (10/23/2012)

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:26 PM

started Luck over Flacco
Cruz got me 2 points (Played Lance over DX 9 vs 12.5 pts, should have put DX over Cruz)
Martin got me 11 of 21
DMC got me 5 of 11 (Pierre Thomas got 13 from my bench)
Daniels got me 2.7 instead of 6.3
20 team, 4 keepers, standard score league:
QB-Ben Roethlisberger
WR-Dez Bryant
WR-Julio Jones
WR-Desean Jackson
RB-Chris Johnson
RB- Ryan Mathews
TE-Charles Clay
W/R- Allen Hurns BN- Knile Davis BN-BenJarvus Green-Ellis BN-John Brown BN- Jake Locker
K-Dan Bailey, Greg The Leg
Def- Denver, New York Giants

#9 egomaniac247


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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:35 PM

My entire team had 1pm matchups except Brandon Marshall. I knew I lost within the 1st hour of the 1pm games.

His team went buckwild on me. He put up 145+ points on me...

Added to my Do Not Draft list this year were Ryan Mathews & Jordy Nelson. Not there when I needed them.

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:35 PM

I lost by more than 2x the points I scored.

I had - Brady, Cruz, A. Brown, Wayne, Foster, Ballard, Pitta, Sea Bass and Denver D

He had - Rodgers, Marshall, Dez, D. Thomas, Forte, Peterson, Graham, Gostkowski & NE Defense

Pretty sure his WR's outscored my entire team.

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:56 PM

I started Foster and Hernandez...

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 10:37 PM

Started Julio and Ryan last night and was already counting my winnings.

My DMC, Murray, and Hernandez were outproduced by Shonn Greene. Unreal.

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 11:50 PM

The rest of my squad produced for the most part today except Arian. Was up by 23 then Marshawn decided to go beast mode lost by 5 now I'm in this thread SMH.

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:02 AM

Started out looking good in a 10 team standard scoring league. Foster screwed and Hernandez only got me one point, but I knew my opponent was tearing his hair out.

Here's 4 names on His Bench this week:
Tony Romo
Dez Bryant
Reggie Bush
CJ Spiller

Before the Sunday night game, his bench has 135 points while his starters have 66. I've got a 33 point lead heading into Sunday night, he's got Wilson and Lynch left to play. I figured it would be close, but that the elite 49ers defense would be able to save me.

Turns out I was wrong. He ends up with 111 points, winning the championship. With his optimal lineup, he would have scored 182 points this week.

And that's not even the best part of this story. This guy missed the draft and autodrafted his entire team. He went 5-8 in the regular season, managing to sneak into the last playoff spot due to having a tiebreaker with someone. And now he's our champion.

I'm very glad that I won 2 of my other leagues today to compensate for this.
12 Team Standard (Pick 11) (1-1)
QB: Jay Cutler, Ben Roethlisberger
RB: Demarco Murray, Andre Ellington, Toby Gerhart, Terrance West
WR: Dez Bryant, Keenan Allen, Mike Wallace, Brandin Cooks, Kelvin Benjamin, Josh Gordon
TE: Jordan Cameron, Travis Kelce
Def: Bucs (Stream)
K: Robbie Gould

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:12 AM

lost by 37 points in one league, at least it is comforting to know that my optimal lineup still wouldn't have beaten the other team.

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:13 AM

I won the league in my sig. But in another league, with a lot of friends, I lost my championship game thanks to David Akers. That blocked FG/TD gave his Seahawks defense enough points to beat me. 49ers need to start trying out other kickers. 11 missed FGs is ridiculous for a Superbowl contending team.
RW Mock Draft Real League: 14-team, 0.5 PPR, 6pt all TDs

QB: Aaron Rodgers
RB: Matt Forte, Trent Richardson,
DeAngelo Williams, Stepfan Taylor, Shaun Draughn
WR: Pierre Garçon, Larry Fitzgerald, Kelvin Benjamin, Allen Robinson
W/R/T: T.Y. Hilton, Mike Evans
TE: Vernon Davis,
Antonio Gates
DEF: Denver D/ST
K: Stephen Gostkowski

Any Given Pick League (Friends): 11-team non-PPR, Running point total, 10pt all TDs, 10 point bonus at 100 yds rush/rec or 300 yards passing, Can keep up to three players drafted 9th round or later for 4 years after draft (* = keepers prior to draft)

QB: Nick Foles
RB: Eddie Lacy, Arian Foster, Lamar Miller, Fred Jackson*, Terrance West
WR: Demaryius Thomas, Julio Jones*, Cordarelle Patterson, Justin Hunter, Josh Gordon*
Flex: Percy Harvin
TE: Kyle Rudolph
DEF: Cincy D/ST
K: Crosby

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:16 AM

even with Dez exploding today, that only matched up with his Romo

Foster and A Hernandez duds hurt today ...

only way I would have had a chance to day if i started Charles over Foster, Blackmon over A Johnson and Gresham over Hernandez

special thanks to his McCoy for coming back today too!
10 Team Yahoo H2H Football Geniuses League ***2010 League Champions***PPR Scoring Start: 1 QB, 2 WR, 2 RB, 1 TE, 1 RB/WR, 1 K, 1 DEF(6 BN, 1 IR)

QB: C Kaepernick, R Willson
WR: B Marshall, V Cruz, J Maclin, J Gordon
RB: J Charles (K3), E Lacy (K2), R Jennings, J Bell, M Asiata, D Brown
TE: J Cameron, T Kelce
DEF: Houston
IR: Empty12

Team ESPN H2H Here Comes Da Poonami!NON-PPR Scoring Start: 1 QB, 2 WR, 2 RB, 1 TE, 1 RB/WR/TE, 1 K, 1 DEF (8 BN)
QB: N Foles, J Flacco
RB: J Charles, G Bernard, J Bell, K Robinson, D Freeman, K Davis, J McKinnon
WR: A Jeffery, V Cruz, Mi Floyd, D Bowe, J Gordon
TE: T Kelce
K: S Graham
DEF: New Orleans

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:18 AM

13-1 for the season and lost the "Super Bowl" by .66!! Arian Foster gets .9 points!!!

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:33 AM

Big Ben gets 15.
Arian Gets 5.
NYG defense stops Flacco for a drive or two.
AJ Green doesn't underperform for a 4th week out of 5.

And I go 2-0.

But nope.

And opponent had Flacco. Unreal.

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 01:06 AM

13-1 for the season and lost the "Super Bowl" by .66!! Arian Foster gets .9 points!!!

I defy anyone to find a better 1st post than this.

Welcome, son.

You are home.

Lost by 9 in my work league.

Antonio Brown over Amendola or Romo over RGIII would have wiped his a** off the page.

But . . . so it goes.
QB: Ryan Leaf
RB: Lawrence Phillips
RB: Ki-Jana Carter
WR: Charles Rogers
WR: Desmond Howard
TE: David LaFleur
W/R: David Wilson
K: Ray Finkle(Einhorn)
D: Minnie

BN: Andre Ware/Jared Cook/Tony Mandarich/Curtis Enis/Travis Henry/Brian Bosworth/CJ Spiller/Trent Richardson