The Dominators beat The Phantom Limbs, 112.44-99.16
The Dominators scored a hard-fought victory over The Phantom Limbs, securing a 112.44-99.16 win. The Phantom Limbs nabbed a 9.20-point lead on Thursday, but The Dominators held the lead the rest of the way. They were led by Russell Wilson, who passed for 261 yards and 4 touchdowns and ran for 23 yards for 28.74 points, and DK Metcalf, who caught 12 passes for 161 yards and 2 touchdowns (28.1 points). Zack Moss (20.1 points) and the Indianapolis Colts defense (15) carried the flag for The Phantom Limbs in the loss. The Dominators (6-2) will look to maintain their momentum against An Easy W, while The Phantom Limbs (5-3) will take on Layne Ducks in an effort to get back on track.
Metcalf overachieved for the fifth time this season, scoring 28.1 points against his 12.3-point projection. In a 37-27 win over the 49ers, he caught 12 passes for 161 yards and 2 touchdowns. Metcalf ranks #26 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Bills next week.
Identifying mismatches is a big key to success in football. Fueled by a thrilling performance from Russell Wilson, we doubled up The Phantom Limbs at the quarterback position this past week (28.74 points to 13.46). Wilson went 27-for-37 for 261 yards and four TDs in a 37-27 win over the 49ers.
The Phantom Limbs
Wow, talk about under-utilized: As a group, the starting RBs for The Phantom Limbs collectively registered only one catch on three measly targets this past week. Tell those quarterbacks to dump it down a little more often in Week 9!