Highest single season transaction usage ever $622.
Old high was $558 (2014)
As usual 8 of last 9 years Eggo had the fewest transactions
And, as usual Sam and Ying led the lead with most, Sam 102 and Ying 96; narrowly missing records of 110 by Ying (2014) and 108 by Sam (2015)
Ver was in the money for the first time since 2010.
He had 3rd biggest payout ever of $906; Sam had $940 (2014) and Weavers $912 (2013)
And, for the first time ever, Ver ended with the biggest payout in the league. He was second in 2002 and 2010 seasons
IN THE “THINGS CAN CHANGE QUICKLY” CATEGORY
KEY Ver and BOS Ying, both lottery picks this season, had this year’s biggest payouts.
No surprise, they sported the biggest team point improvements: BOS Ying 11th place overall last season to 2nd; followed by KEY Ver 7th to 1st
Biggest drop was BOB Banger 4th to 13th (last)
Longest current streak in the money is now 5 consecutive seasons by DAL Paul/Sam
2009 was last time FFL Zilb had a winning record
HVV Trz/Chris/Jeff had their first back-to-back losing seasons since they became team owners (in 2011). The last time this franchise had consecutive losing records was in 2000 (capping an annual run of 4 consecutive losing seasons, the first four seasons that Ross Hessler was the owner after replacing David Lieberman).
PHI Fisher had losing seasons consecutively for first time ever!
NPP Rich/Mike had their first consecutive winning seasons since 1992-93 first two years of league when Slick was the franchise owner.
NPP is a combined 21-3 over the last two regular seasons. OCD Dan/Ross are 5-19 over the same span.