Nerd Herd come back to hand HOTDISH HOOLIGANS sixth straight loss, 89.62-72.18
Nerd Herd staged an impressive comeback to earn an 89.62-72.18 win to hand HOTDISH HOOLIGANS their sixth consecutive loss. After trailing 72.18-68.52 heading into Monday night, Nerd Herd charged back behind Zach Ertz (21.1 points). Kirk Cousins (242 Pass Yds, 1 Pass TD) and George Kittle (6 Rec, 67 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) led the charge for HOTDISH HOOLIGANS in the loss. This marks the first time this season Nerd Herd have taken down HOTDISH HOOLIGANS, after falling 81.14-56.94 in their last matchup. Nerd Herd improve to 4-10 for the season, while HOTDISH HOOLIGANS fall to 4-10.
Both teams had players with standout moments early Sunday, but after the smoke cleared, HOTDISH HOOLIGANS had a 64.78-53.60 lead. For Nerd Herd, Wil Lutz had a 55-yard field goal. Kirk Cousins made the highlight reel for HOTDISH HOOLIGANS with a 44-yard pass.
Patrick Mahomes had a 48-yard touchdown pass for Nerd Herd, who trailed 72.18-68.52 after the late afternoon round of games.
While catching 9 passes for 91 yards and 2 touchdowns against the Giants, Ertz registered 21.1 points this week. His scoring output more-than-doubled his 9.41-point projection and was much higher than his 8.05-point season scoring average. Ertz ranks #67 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Redskins next week.