Big Blue come back to hand Hi_Hater fourth consecutive loss in 124.72-103.14 rout
Big Blue cruised to a 124.72-103.14 win to hand Hi_Hater their fourth straight loss. Hi_Hater leapt out to a 34.8-point lead early Sunday afternoon behind standout efforts from Julio Jones, who caught 8 passes for 137 yards and 2 touchdowns for 33.7 points, and Justin Tucker, who made all 3 of his FG attempts (16 points). But it was all Big Blue after that. They were led by George Kittle, who caught 7 passes for 109 yards and a touchdown for 24.4 points, and Clyde Edwards-Helaire, who ran for 161 yards (21.9 points). Big Blue (3-3) will look to earn another win against Bless~Up, while Hi_Hater (2-4) try to generate some positive momentum against No Soup For You!.
Julio Jones had a 20-yard touchdown catch and a 40-yard touchdown catch for Hi_Hater, while Justin Tucker had a 55-yard field goal to contribute to a 66.70-31.90 lead for Hi_Hater.
Ryan Fitzpatrick had a 43-yard pass for Hi_Hater, contributing to a 103.14-46.50 lead for the team.
George Kittle had a 44-yard touchdown catch for Big Blue, while Jared Goff had a 40-yard touchdown pass for the team, who trailed 103.14-89.82 after Sunday Night Football.
Edwards-Helaire (161 Rush Yds) scored 21.9 points in a 26-17 win over the Bills in Week 6. His scoring output was 43.7% more than his 15.24-point projection and was higher than his 14.78-point season scoring average. Edwards-Helaire ranks #45 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Broncos next week.
On the docket in Week 7, 10th-place Hi_Hater (2-4) are scheduled to take on third-place No Soup For You! (4-2). Each side has players on bye next week, as Justin Jefferson, Ryan Tannehill, Jonathan Taylor, and Dalvin Cook are off for No Soup For You! while Justin Tucker and Chris Thompson are scheduled to be off for Hi_Hater.
In a matchup that features teams separated by just a game in the standings, Big Blue (3-3) will square off against Bless~Up (4-2) in Week 7. Big Blue will have to prepare for the fact that A.J. Brown has a bye in Week 7. Bless~Up will be without Rodrigo Blankenship. In terms of recent scoring production, these two teams have posted similar results lately. Big Blue have scored 113.89 points per game over the last three weeks, while Bless~Up have averaged 114.27 per contest over that same stretch.