The Dominators come back to beat Minor Prophets in 75.92-72.82 battle despite coming up short of expectations
Both teams failed to rise to the occasion, falling short of their projected point totals, but The Dominators did enough to knock off Minor Prophets, coming back for a 75.92-72.82 victory. After trailing 70.00-64.92 heading into Sunday night, The Dominators made a run behind Darren Waller (6 Rec, 50 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD). DeAndre Hopkins (14.3 points) and Logan Thomas (12) led the charge for Minor Prophets in the loss. The Dominators (5-2) will look to sustain their momentum against The Phantom Limbs, while Minor Prophets (3-4) match up against Layne Ducks in an effort to right the ship.
Inside the Matchup
Matchup Player of the Week
Wilson passed for 388 yards and 3 touchdowns and ran for 84 yards as the Seahawks lost to the Cardinals 37-34. In doing so, he put up 32.92 points and scored 30.4% higher than his scoring projection, the highest percentage of any player on The Dominators this week. In Week 8, Wilson and the Seahawks will square off against the 49ers.
Top Player Comparison
Both teams had players with highlight-reel plays on Sunday afternoon, but it was Minor Prophets who claimed the lead, 70.00-64.92. For The Dominators, Russell Wilson had a 47-yard touchdown pass. DeAndre Hopkins made the highlight reel for Minor Prophets with a 35-yard touchdown catch.
Points By Position
If you blink, you'll miss it. We’re already at the midpoint of the season, which means it's time to take a closer look at the Standings.
You can't argue with results, but it's hard to see The Dominators holding onto No. 3 in the Standings if they don't start scoring more. The team is averaging only 96.32 points per game through seven weeks, 7th-best in the league. Nevertheless, The Dominators is comfortably in playoff position.
2250 Pass Yds, 24 Pass TDs, 242 Rush Yds
32 Rec, 415 Rec Yds, 7 Rec TDs
310 Rush Yds
There's plenty of time left to make a move, but it's hard to see Minor Prophets making a run up the Standings if they don't start scoring more. The squad finds itself on the outside looking in for the playoffs after averaging only 88.76 points per game through seven weeks, 10th-best in the league.
969 Pass Yds, 2 Pass TDs, 244 Rush Yds, 5 Rush TDs
1789 Pass Yds, 12 Pass TDs
The Dominators would have beaten only three other teams besides Minor Prophets this week.
Minor Prophets would have lost to seven other teams besides The Dominators this week.
If they played Minor Prophets every week, The Dominators would be 5-2 this season.
Had they played each other last week, Minor Prophets would have defeated The Dominators 69.18-54.92.
The Dominators would be 3-3 if they played the same schedule (excluding head-to-head matchups) as Minor Prophets.
If they played the same schedule (excluding head-to-head matchups) as The Dominators, Minor Prophets would be 2-4.
If The Dominators had played every team in the league each week, they would be 38-39.
If they played every team every week, Minor Prophets would be 31-46.