BarbariansFromDesert come back to top Beastmode 107.94-94.76 despite falling short of expectations
Both teams were unable to bring their A game, coming up short of projections, but BarbariansFromDesert did enough to knock off Beastmode, coming back for a 107.94-94.76 win. Despite trailing 94.76-91.34 heading into Monday night, BarbariansFromDesert came storming back behind T.J. Hockenson, who caught 8 passes for 66 yards and a touchdown for 16.6 points. Mike Evans (5 Rec, 75 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) and Josh Allen (179 Pass Yds, 2 Pass TDs, 35 Rush Yds) led the charge for Beastmode in defeat. BarbariansFromDesert (2-0) will look to add to their success against Rocco's Perfect Team, while Beastmode (0-2) face Pointers in an effort to generate some positive momentum.
There were players with standout moments on both teams early Sunday, but after all was said and done, Beastmode became the proud owner of a 51.26-40.00 lead. For BarbariansFromDesert, Najee Harris had a 25-yard touchdown catch. Josh Allen had a 41-yard pass for Beastmode, while Damien Harris had a 26-yard touchdown run.
Tom Brady had a 20-yard touchdown pass for BarbariansFromDesert, who trailed 94.76-86.94 after the late afternoon games.
Hockenson (8 Rec, 66 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) scored 16.6 points against the Packers in Week 2. His scoring output was 46.3% more than his 11.35-point projection. Hockenson ranks #25 among all fantasy players this season and will face the Ravens next week.