Fantasy Champs succumb to XFL 2.0 (Matt), 90.96-76.00
There's no way around it, Fantasy Champs dropped the ball, at least according to projections, as XFL 2.0 (Matt) came from behind for a 90.96-76.00 win. Trailing 74.10-61.76 heading into Monday night, XFL 2.0 (Matt) roared back behind Marquise Brown, who caught 5 passes for 42 yards and 2 touchdowns for 16.2 points, and the Baltimore Ravens defense, who allowed only 6 points, surrendered 221 yards, and intercepted 2 passes (13 points). Allen Robinson II (6 Rec, 131 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) and the Pittsburgh Steelers defense (10 Pts Allowed, 244 Yds Allowed, 2 Turnovers) were the leaders for Fantasy Champs in defeat. This marks the second time this season XFL 2.0 (Matt) have beaten Fantasy Champs, after winning 111.2-66.1 in their last matchup. XFL 2.0 (Matt) (7-5) will look to rack up another win against DeKaylin Zecharius, while Fantasy Champs (7-5) will face Gimme the trophy in an effort to develop some positive momentum.
Brown (5 Rec, 42 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) scored 16.2 points in a 45-6 win over the Rams in Week 12. His scoring output more-than-doubled his 6.05-point projection and was much higher than his 7.05-point season scoring average. Brown will face the 49ers next week.