YUP knock off Chinese Bandits for third straight win in 112.08-90.36 beatdown
YUP extended their win streak to three games with a dominant victory over Chinese Bandits, cruising to a 112.08-90.36 win. YUP got out to an 18.80-point lead on Thursday behind Darnell Mooney (17.5 points) and Cedrick Wilson (17.4) and never let it go. Ezekiel Elliott (25 Rush Yds, 1 Rush TD, 24 Rec Yds) and Lamar Jackson (165 Pass Yds, 1 Pass TD, 68 Rush Yds) led the charge for Chinese Bandits in defeat. This marks the first time this season YUP have taken down Chinese Bandits, after falling 134.74-130.12 in their last matchup. YUP (7-5) will look to keep it rolling against Dirty Gunslinger, while Chinese Bandits (5-7) face Europe's finest in an effort to get some positive momentum.
Darnell Mooney had a 52-yard catch for YUP, while Cedrick Wilson had a 51-yard catch, helping to give YUP a 53.20-34.40 lead.
Aaron Rodgers had a 54-yard pass and a 43-yard pass for YUP, while Deebo Samuel had a 49-yard run, helping YUP to a 112.08-53.86 lead.
Tyler Lockett had a 55-yard catch for Chinese Bandits.
Rodgers (307 Pass Yds, 2 Pass TDs) scored 26.28 points in a 36-28 win over the Rams in Week 12. His scoring output was 18.1% more than his 22.25-point projection and was higher than his 19.11-point season scoring average. Rodgers ranks #10 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Bears next week.
Losing streaks will collide next week as ninth-place Chinese Bandits have now dropped four consecutive games while the opposition, Europe's finest, have lost each of their last two. 12 weeks into the season, Chinese Bandits have accumulated the ninth-most points in the league. Europe's finest (110.8 PPG) are ranked 10th. Over the last two weeks, Chinese Bandits has scored 106.6 points per game, while Europe's finest has averaged 123.74 per contest.
Two teams that are both on identical three-game winning streaks, YUP (7-5) take on Dirty Gunslinger (5-7) in Week 13. YUP may need to shuffle the deck some with Aaron Rodgers and the Carolina Panthers defense out on bye next week. Dirty Gunslinger won't have Jarvis Landry. In terms of scoring production, these two teams have posted similar results recently. YUP have scored 121.09 points per game over the last three weeks, while Dirty Gunslinger have averaged 120.18 per contest over that same stretch.