Minor Prophets top Unstoppable! for fifth straight win, 85.44-67.64
Minor Prophets extended their win streak to five games with a hard-fought victory over Unstoppable!, earning an 85.44-67.64 win. Unstoppable! grabbed an 18.40-point lead on Thursday behind impressive showings from Duke Johnson, who racked up 80 yards from scrimmage and caught a touchdown pass for 14 points, and Terry McLaurin, who caught 7 passes for 92 yards (9.2 points). But Minor Prophets held the lead the rest of the way, powered by James Robinson, who racked up 159 yards from scrimmage and ran for a touchdown for 21.9 points, and Taysom Hill, who passed for 78 yards and ran for 44 yards and 2 touchdowns (18.52 points). This marks the second time this season Minor Prophets have knocked off Unstoppable!, after winning 96.7-91.9 in their last matchup. Minor Prophets (8-4) will look to keep it rolling against El Chupacabras, while Unstoppable! (5-7) attempt to get back on track against The Phantom Limbs.
While allowing 14 points, surrendering 219 yards, and forcing 2 turnovers against the Ravens, the Steelers defense scored 14 points this week. Their scoring output nearly doubled their 7.11-point projection and was higher than their 10.33-point season scoring average. The Steelers defense ranks #66 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Football Team next week.
The Pittsburgh Steelers defense
A pair of squads sporting identical 5-7 records, eighth-place Unstoppable! are set to face off against ninth-place The Phantom Limbs next week. 12 weeks into the 2020 campaign, Unstoppable! have posted the second-most points in the league. The Phantom Limbs (95.09 PPG) are ranked sixth. Over the past three weeks, Unstoppable! has scored 83.21 points per game, while The Phantom Limbs has averaged 79.8 per contest.
Week 13 features two teams heading in different directions, as Minor Prophets (8-4) enter Week 13 on a five-game unbeaten streak, while their opposition (El Chupacabras, 3-9), have recorded three consecutive losses. Minor Prophets may need to shuffle the deck some with Leonard Fournette out on bye in Week 13. El Chupacabras will be without Ronald Jones II, Robby Anderson, and Chris Godwin. Over the last three weeks, Minor Prophets have put up 93.18 points per game, while El Chupacabras have averaged just 74.12 per contest.