Tanking for Trevor overcome starter's goose egg, come back to defeat Waynes Wacky Weasels, 101.62-93.44
Despite a goose egg from Hayden Hurst, Tanking for Trevor were able to persevere and earn the win, staging an impressive comeback for a 101.62-93.44 victory over Waynes Wacky Weasels. Tanking for Trevor trailed 93.44-90.72 heading into Monday night, but the unit rallied behind Mike Evans (10.9 points). Aaron Rodgers (311 Pass Yds, 3 Pass TDs, 13 Rush Yds) and Curtis Samuel (8 Rec, 70 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) did their part for Waynes Wacky Weasels in defeat. Tanking for Trevor (2-9) will look to maintain their winning ways against Sesquepedantic Squad, while Waynes Wacky Weasels (6-5) try to develop some positive momentum against Purple Cobras.
There were multiple players with standout plays on both teams early Sunday, but after the scoring was completed, Tanking for Trevor emerged with a 70.72-43.10 lead. Younghoe Koo had a 52-yard field goal and a 51-yard field goal for Tanking for Trevor, while Taysom Hill had a 44-yard pass. Meanwhile, Eric Ebron had a 20-yard touchdown catch for Waynes Wacky Weasels, while Terry McLaurin had a 42-yard catch.
Aaron Rodgers had a 25-yard touchdown pass and a 47-yard pass for Waynes Wacky Weasels, while Michael Pittman Jr. had a 45-yard touchdown catch to contribute to a 93.44-74.72 lead for Waynes Wacky Weasels.
While passing for 233 yards and running for 51 yards and 2 touchdowns against the Falcons, Hill recorded 24.42 points this week. He scored 35% more than his 18.09-point projection and overachieved for the first time this season. Hill will face the Broncos next week.
Tanking for Trevor
Tanking for Trevor (2-9) will square off against Sesquepedantic Squad (5-6) in Week 12. Through 11 weeks of action, Tanking for Trevor have posted the league's second-lowest point total. Sesquepedantic Squad (and their 98.85 points per game) are ranked third. When it comes to recent scoring output, these two squads have posted similar results lately. Tanking for Trevor have scored 86.25 points per game over the last three weeks, while Sesquepedantic Squad have averaged 85.13 per outing over that same stretch.
Waynes Wacky Weasels
Things won't really get any simpler for fifth-place Waynes Wacky Weasels, as they next have the distinct privilege of facing red-hot Purple Cobras in Week 12. Through 11 weeks of action, Waynes Wacky Weasels have posted the fourth-most points in the league. Purple Cobras (94.87 PPG) are ranked seventh. Over the past two weeks, Waynes Wacky Weasels has put up 97.42 points per game, while Purple Cobras has averaged 89.06 per contest.