Russell Wilson leads 6th-place Bumblebee Man (4-3, 858.68) against Andrew Luck and 13th-place P Cox’s (2-5, 760.24) in a Week 8 battle of two of the best fantasy QBs. Wilson is currently ranked No. 3 in points per game among QBs this season, averaging 25.59, while Luck ranks No. 1 with 28.29. Last week, Bumblebee Man edged out GreenHorn Murica lover 124.50 to 122.12, while P Cox’s was beaten by Manchester49ers, 98.98 to 78.24. With an expected margin of victory of 28.86 points, the initial projections have this one as an easy win for Bumblebee Man.
Based on scoring average for the season, Bumblebee Man has the advantage, ranking second with 122.67 points per game. P Cox’s ranks ninth with 108.61. Neither team will see action on Thursday. All of the other matchups in the league get underway on Thursday.
Bumblebee Man has a considerable advantage at two positions: TE and DEF. Their biggest strength is at TE, where they’re projected to outscore P Cox’s 12.40 – 2.60.
P Cox’s has Vernon Davis on bye this week, while Bumblebee Man won’t be missing any players due to bye weeks. Bumblebee Man gets Jordan Matthews (6.30 projected points) back from bye this week. P Cox’s will get back the Philadelphia Eagles DEF (7.00 projected points) and Nick Foles (20.28 projected points).