The Dogs of War pulled off a 151.45 - 139.00 upset over the Arrogant Americans behind Peyton Manning, whose 44.00 points were the highest score this week. The projected spread for the matchup had been 24.31 points. The Dogs of War had been coming up strong regularly after winning their last four matchups in a row. This is a repeat performance for The Dogs of War over the Arrogant Americans, after a 203.75 - 203.25 nailbiter in Week 4. The Arrogant Americans concluded the regular season in fifth place with a record of 7-6. But they were better than their record indicated: they ranked first in the league in points per game with 159.66. They played two playoff games before the OIL Bowl. In their last game, Arrogant Americans defeated their arch-rival, the Hangovers, 196.75 - 175.60. The week before, they crushed SoonerJack, 184.55 - 100.40.