Despite top scorer Koo, Football Giants fall to Naked Canadians, 100.50-84.52
Younghoe Koo posted 18 points for Football Giants, the best total in the matchup and 10th-highest in the league this week, but it wasn't enough to overcome Naked Canadians, who emerged victorious with a 100.50-84.52 victory. Naked Canadians took a 22.98-point lead on Thursday behind 22.98 points from Allen Robinson II (5 Rec, 48 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) and the Chicago Bears defense (24 Pts Allowed, 408 Yds Allowed) and never looked back. Younghoe Koo (4-4 FG, 50 long, 4-4 XP) and Terry McLaurin (4 Rec, 57 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) led the charge for Football Giants in the loss. This marks the second time this season Naked Canadians have beaten Football Giants, after winning 116.66-102.06 in their last matchup. Naked Canadians improve to 6-8 for the season, while Football Giants fall to 6-8.
There were players with big-time plays on both teams early Sunday, but after all was said and done, Naked Canadians had a 77.60-52.30 lead. For Naked Canadians, Nick Chubb had a 57-yard run. Younghoe Koo had a 50-yard field goal for Football Giants, while Mike Evans had a 61-yard touchdown catch.
Both teams had players with highlight-reel plays on Sunday afternoon, but after all the points were tallied, Naked Canadians had a 100.50-84.52 lead. For Naked Canadians, Hunter Henry had a 30-yard touchdown catch. Kyler Murray made the highlight reel for Football Giants with a 24-yard touchdown pass.
Robinson II overachieved for the seventh time this season, scoring 19.3 points against his 12.78-point projection. In a 31-24 win over the Cowboys, he caught 5 passes for 48 yards and 2 touchdowns. Robinson II ranks #46 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Packers next week.