larry's Team find way to knock off BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE 181.9-161.3 despite falling short of predictions
There's no way around it, larry's Team dropped the ball, at least based on projections. Still, they earned a 181.9-161.3 win over BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE. BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE took a 28.5-point lead on Thursday, but larry's Team held the lead the rest of the way. They were led by Matthew Stafford, who passed for 302 yards and 3 touchdowns for 56.6 points, and Javonte Williams, who racked up 111 yards from scrimmage and ran for a touchdown (19.6 points). Lamar Jackson (31.3 points) and Eli Mitchell (25.3) were the leaders for BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE in the loss. This marks the second time this season larry's Team have beaten BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE, after winning 250.3-172 in their last matchup. larry's Team (7-5) will look to keep it rolling against Leader of the PACK, while BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE (4-8) attempt to right the ship against MOBSQUAD.
DeSean Jackson had a 56-yard touchdown catch for BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE, helping to stake BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE to a 43.7-15.2 lead.
Matthew Stafford had a 79-yard touchdown pass and a 54-yard touchdown pass for larry's Team, helping the team to a 162.8-119.0 lead.
There were players with big-time moments for both teams on Sunday night, after which larry's Team boasted a 180.9-161.3 lead. For larry's Team, Justin Tucker had a 52-yard field goal. David Njoku made the highlight reel for BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE with a 20-yard touchdown catch.
Williams (54 Rush Yds, 1 Rush TD, 57 Rec Yds) scored 19.6 points in a 28-13 win over the Chargers in Week 12. His scoring output nearly doubled his 10.23-point projection and was much higher than his 9.05-point season scoring average. Williams ranks #94 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Chiefs next week.
You know what, larry's Team, we do certainly respect the confidence. Deploying a starter with zero points (Linval Joseph), while still getting the W... that's borderline arrogant. Try that type of flashy, show-off stuff next week against Leader of the PACK and we're sure to be toast!
Fortunately, BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE, this week's problem isn't exactly advanced calculus. Starting quite a few zero-point players in a tough fantasy matchup... let's attempt to move forward with a full deck of cards next time?