MOBSQUAD fall short of projections, succumb to BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE, 206.5-182.0
MOBSQUAD fell short of their projected point total, as BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE secured a 206.5-182.0 win. BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE earned an early 4.0-point lead on Thursday. MOBSQUAD came back to take the lead late afternoon Sunday, powered by Tom Brady (68.2 points) and Austin Ekeler (18). Unphased, BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE rallied later that night, as Lamar Jackson (56.6 points) and Travis Kelce (22.4) put them back in the lead for good. BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE (1-1) will look to sustain their momentum against Raiders soul smasher, while MOBSQUAD (1-1) will match up against Leader of the PACK in an effort to get back in the win column.
There were several players with big-time moments on both teams early Sunday, but it was BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE who emerged with the lead, 95.4-82.5. Courtland Sutton had a 55-yard catch for BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE, while Stefon Diggs had a 41-yard catch. Meanwhile, Michael Pittman Jr. had a 42-yard catch for MOBSQUAD, while Diontae Johnson had a 41-yard catch.
Tom Brady had a 20-yard touchdown pass for MOBSQUAD, contributing to a 177.6-106.9 lead for the team.
Lamar Jackson had a 42-yard touchdown pass for BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE, while Travis Kelce had a 46-yard touchdown catch to contribute to a 203.4-182.0 lead for BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE.
Sutton was one of seven starters to overachieve for BIGGEE_DOWNWRAIDERS_4LIFE this week. He scored 21.4 points (9 Rec, 159 Rec Yds) against the Jaguars in Week 2 to beat his 12.18-point projection. Sutton ranks #96 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Jets next week.
Putting together a starting crew that won by 24.5 points this past week... we did what was needed and took care of business. Let's keep this momentum as we move on to what might be a favorable matchup in Week 3.
The problem in Week 2 is pretty easy to diagnose, MOBSQUAD. Starting Chandler Jones, A'Shawn Robinson, and Leki Fotu in a fantasy matchup where your opponent tallied 206.5 points... let's attempt to play with a full deck of cards next time?