Carlos's Team defeat reid's Team for sixth straight win in 119.54-73.40 rout
Carlos's Team extended their win streak to six games with a convincing victory over reid's Team, cruising to a 119.54-73.40 win. There was very little drama in the matchup, as Carlos's Team jumped out to a 33-point lead early Sunday afternoon behind impressive showings from Joe Mixon and Kenny Golladay. Mixon racked up 186 yards from scrimmage and ran for a touchdown for 26.1 points, while Golladay caught 6 passes for 58 yards and a touchdown (14.8 points). Calvin Ridley (5 Rec, 76 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) and George Kittle (6 Rec, 67 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) were the leaders for reid's Team in defeat. This marks the first time this season Carlos's Team have beaten reid's Team, after falling 125.72-52.2 in their last matchup. Carlos's Team ends the season on a high note, but they'll miss the postseason with a record of 7-7. reid's Team (10-4) will attempt to bounce back from this loss in the playoffs.
Mixon overachieved for the sixth time this season, scoring 26.1 points against his 10.52-point projection. During a 27-19 loss to the Browns, he racked up 186 yards from scrimmage and ran for a touchdown. Mixon ranks #66 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Patriots next week.
Hey, football is all about finding and exploiting the mismatches, right? Not only did we double up reid's Team at QB (28.54 points to 11.6), we also doubled them at RB (39.9 to 16).
Well, reid's Team, this week's problem isn't exactly rocket science. Starting Alshon Jeffery and Adam Vinatieri in a fantasy matchup where your opposition put up 119.54 points... let's try to play with a full deck of cards next time.