Fantasy Football Week 2 Automated Insights Recap

Top highlights from Week 2 action around the NFL

12 team half ppr Yahoo league - 1 QB, 2 RB, 3 WR, 1 TE, 1 W/R/T, 1 K, 1 DST.

Ryan Fitzpatrick and DeSean Jackson are currently on waivers - I bet that changes when waivers clear.

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Todd Gurley scored three touchdowns, but only totaled 73 yards from scrimmage.

22 players saw 10+ targets in Week 2 and 10 players caught double-digit passes. Running backs led the league in receptions, thanks to Saquon Barkley, Christian McCaffrey and Chis Thompson.

O.J. Howard's owner started Rob Gronkowski over him.

Tevin Coleman rushed for 107 yards on 16 carries with Devonta Freeman out.

Fantasy Football Week 2 Automated Insights Recap
  • Patrick Mahomes scored 38.84 points (326 Pass Yds, 6 Pass TDs, 18 Rush Yds) in a 42-37 win over the Steelers to more-than-double his 18.48-point projection
  • Kirk Cousins linked up with Diggs for a 75-yard touchdown and a 22-yard touchdown pass 
  • Deshaun Watson had a 39-yard touchdown pass (Will Fuller) and a 28-yard touchdown pass (DeAndre Hopkins)
  • Matt Ryan tallied 30.68 points this week, passing for 272 yards and scoring 4 touchdowns against the Panthers. He nearly doubled his 16.58-point projection in the 31-24 win
  • Matthew Stafford had a 30-yard touchdown pass (Kenny Golladay) and a 67-yard completion (Golden Tate)   
  • Ben Roethlisberger had a 26-yard touchdown pass (Jesse James) and a 46-yard pass
  • Dak Prescott had a 64-yard touchdown pass (Tavon Austin)
  • Cam Newton had a 51-yard touchdown pass (D.J. Moore)
  • Tom Brady had a 29-yard touchdown pass (Chris Hogan)  
  • One of Melvin Gordon's three touchdowns was a 20-yard touchdown run
  • Matt Breida racked up 159 yards from scrimmage, had a 66-yard touchdown run and tallied 23.4 points this week. He more-than-doubled his 11.42-point projection
  • Phillip Lindsay had a 53-yard run
  • Stefon Diggs (9 Rec, 128 Rec Yds, 2 Rec TDs) scored 31.4 points against the Packers in Week 2. His scoring output more-than-doubled his 12.49-point projection 
  • JuJu Smith-Schuster scored 24.6 points (13 Rec, 121 Rec Yds, 1 Rec TD) against the Chiefs in Week 2 to more-than-double his 12.1-point projection
  • John Brown had a 21-yard touchdown catch and a 45-yard catch
  • One of A.J. Green's three touchdowns went for 32 yards
  • Tyreek Hill caught a 29-yard touchdown pass
  • Keelan Cole had a 24-yard touchdown catch
  • Adam Thielen had a 22-yard touchdown 
  • Golden Tate completed a 67-yard pass 
  • Brandin Cooks had a 57-yard catch
  • Nelson Agholor had a 50-yard catch
  • Travis Kelce had a 25-yard touchdown catch
The Cleveland Browns Traded Josh Gordon to the New England Patriots


Fantasy Football Week 2 Recap - Browns Trade Josh Gordon to Patriots

Shannon Sharpe on the Cowboys: They're an 'underachieving' team and will not make the playoffs