ashim's Expert Team brush off expectations, earn win against Marc's Team in 115.20-113.66 battle
Both teams showed up, but ashim's Expert Team got the best of Marc's Team. Predicted to lose 96.26-69.36, ashim's Expert Team narrowly earned a 115.20-113.66 victory over Marc's Team. It wasn't nearly as close as the final score indicates, as ashim's Expert Team led 115.20-91.16 heading into Monday night. Marc's Team made it close behind James Conner (145 Rush Yds, 1 Rush TD). Mike Evans (11 Rec, 198 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) and Cooper Kupp (7 Rec, 220 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) won the week for ashim's Expert Team in the win. ashim's Expert Team (1-7) will look to add to their success against Matt's Team, while Marc's Team (5-3) face HeidiR's Team in an effort to right the ship.
Evans (11 Rec, 198 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) scored 37.3 points against the Titans in Week 8. His scoring output more-than-doubled his 13.17-point projection and was much higher than his 15.4-point season scoring average. Evans ranks #32 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Seahawks next week.
ashim's Expert Team
ashim's Expert Team (1-7) are set to face Matt's Team (6-2) in Week 9. Each of these teams has players on bye next week, as Michael Thomas, Devonta Freeman, Greg Zuerlein, and Matt Ryan are off for Matt's Team and Cooper Kupp, Julio Jones, and the Los Angeles Rams defense will take a seat for ashim's Expert Team. Over the last three weeks, ashim's Expert Team have scored 77.8 points per game, while Matt's Team have averaged 110.81 per contest.
In Week 9, fourth-place Marc's Team (5-3) will try to right the ship against seventh-place HeidiR's Team (3-5). Each side has multiple bye weeks to consider in Week 9, as Calvin Ridley, Wil Lutz, Alvin Kamara, and Giorgio Tavecchio are off for Marc's Team while Latavius Murray and Darrell Henderson Jr. are out for HeidiR's Team.