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Most Scrabulous Sunday puzzles

30 Sunday puzzles with the highest average letter value in the Shortz Era

Scrabble values: A:1 B:3 C:3 D:2 E:1 F:4 G:2 H:4 I:1 J:8 K:5 L:1 M:3 N:1 O:1 P:3 Q:10 R:1 S:1 T:1 U:1 V:4 W:4 X:8 Y:4 Z:10

The first 3 grids:

Sun 10/3/2021SNOOZEFEST2.45
SAILSBFFBMAJOATER
OZZIELAIIAMAOLIVE
FUZZYWUZZYARROZHBEAM
TRYFREEZINGDRIZZLE
DRESSPOESYDEANERY
ZEROINGEOGGULLIVER
AGAZEGTERAZZLEDAZZLE
LAZEDLOEBPESETAOAK
EDENDITZESNANMANIA
SSSPATIENCEJADED
ZIZZERZAZZERZUZZ
MAINEDEERHIDEMAT
HOSTSSUERESINYCANI
ETSSAUTESSANGNANTZ
PRIZEPUZZLESTOYORTIZ
TISAPITYCHEZPAPACY
ANIMATOGLEANEARNS
BUZZFEEDQUIZZESOSU
HAZELOLLIEFORTYWINKS
BLAZENEILNAEELZIE
OPCITEDDAESCRLESS
Sun 5/20/2018RHYMES, SCHMYMES1.80
BUGBITEIGLOOTIPSTER
AFRICANBROODIMALIVE
BOOZESCHMOOZEAPPAREL
ASKPERUUKECREAMERY
BOSOMTOOAAA
TAGUPAOLNUTSSCHMUTZ
IGORSCREWTETHEINIE
DEERSCHMEARARTEFACTS
YESSIREEVEEAIDMOLT
RODDESPITEHIRES
MACEDNOSCHMOMUSKS
BOGUSTECHIESWIM
ARABDEWINSSIXPACKS
RESIDENCEDUCKSCHMUCK
BASSOSOLESPIEDEBAY
QUITSCHMIDTABCSNARE
HOEAHIARMED
BASEPAIRMENGAYEBUC
OUTRUNSHALTSSCHMALTZ
SNIGLETAMOREKATRINA
STROLLSDETOXSTOPPER
Sun 8/10/2008INSIDE JOKES1.79
VANCAMPALAMEDAGETZ
OVERLOUDSENATORAQUA
LEGALDRINKINGAGETURK
GREWIDOSLETMEIN
ATVTITUSHQSSHEMP
ESCAPEROUTEALAMOS
PAQUINSIMIANSINEPT
NATURESBENYOWSNAY
ECLAIRMUSICRACKSTHX
HEALSFOPNEACRAWL
ISNTERGOTSTEEPHOJO
TOSCANASORRBICEP
FRITOPRANKINGMUSKET
LACALPOTITFORKERS
OCCAMESTREETRISERS
GEHRIGYOURMAJESTY
ARNAZEMSPOETSAPB
CREATORKERFPERI
JUTSSWEEPUNDERTHERUG
ABETBIZARRELOWERING
WARSYEARONEMONKEES

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RankDateAuthorSizeAveragePangram?
1.Sun Oct 3, 2021Trenton Charlson21x222.45
2.Sun May 20, 2018Will Nediger21x211.80
3.Sun Aug 10, 2008Will Nediger21x211.79
4.Sun Nov 7, 1999Brendan Emmett Quigley21x211.78
5.Sun Feb 7, 2021Katie Hale and Christina Iverson21x211.77
6.Sun Feb 16, 2020Sam Ezersky21x211.77
7.Sun Apr 13, 2003Charles Deber21x211.77
8.Sun Jul 9, 2017Will Nediger21x211.76
9.Sun Jan 29, 2006Rich Norris21x211.76
10.Sun Jan 27, 2008Mike Nothnagel23x231.75
11.Sun Jul 28, 2019Christopher Adams21x221.75
12.Sun Dec 8, 2019Emily Carroll21x211.75
13.Sun Aug 29, 2010Derek Bowman21x211.74
14.Sun Dec 20, 2015Peter Wentz21x211.73
15.Sun Sep 2, 2012Joel Fagliano21x211.73
Sun Sep 25, 2011Paul Hunsberger21x211.73
17.Sun Oct 9, 2011Brendan Emmett Quigley21x211.73
18.Sun Sep 1, 2019Finn Vigeland21x211.73
Sun Nov 29, 2009Will Nediger21x211.73
20.Sun Nov 14, 2010Patrick Berry21x211.73
21.Sun Apr 7, 2002Nancy Salomon21x211.72
22.Sun Jan 9, 2022Timothy Polin21x211.72
23.Sun Apr 27, 2003Jon Delfin21x211.72
24.Sun Jan 23, 2011Chris A. McGlothlin21x211.72
25.Sun Feb 8, 2009Alan Arbesfeld21x211.72
26.Sun Jun 12, 2016Finn Vigeland21x211.72
Sun Sep 8, 2013Pete Muller and Sue Keefer21x211.72
28.Sun Mar 16, 2014Jeremy Newton21x211.72
29.Sun Jun 21, 2020Byron and Harrison Walden21x211.72
30.Sun Jun 22, 1997Matt Gaffney21x211.71