Los Frozen Solos brush off expectations, defeat The true King, 257.30-207.04
Los Frozen Solos outperformed their projected point total, emerging victorious with a 257.30-207.04 win over The true King, who fell short of projections. Los Frozen Solos never trailed in this one after earning a 20.70-point lead on Thursday behind Ezekiel Elliott (23.55 points) and Jaylon Smith (13.3). Emmanuel Sanders (35 Pass Yds, 1 Pass TD, 157 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) and Robert Woods (29 Rush Yds, 98 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) did their part for The true King in the loss. This marks the second time this season Los Frozen Solos have gotten the best of The true King, after falling 192.8-179.63 in their last matchup. Los Frozen Solos will look to keep the streak alive in next week's semifinal round, while The true King attempt to bounce back and lock up a top-6 finish.
Both teams had players with big-time plays early Sunday, after which Los Frozen Solos emerged with a 170.81-134.39 lead. For Los Frozen Solos, Jared Cook had a 38-yard touchdown catch. Emmanuel Sanders made the highlight reel for The true King with a 75-yard touchdown catch and a 35-yard touchdown pass.
Hunter Henry had a 30-yard touchdown catch for The true King, who trailed 214.43-166.79 after the late action.
Leonard overachieved for the fifth time this season, scoring 25.55 points against his 9.78-point projection. In a 38-35 loss to the Buccaneers, he made 9 tackles and intercepted 2 passes. Leonard ranks #1 among fantasy LBs this season and will face the Saints next week.