The big podcast fantasy battle between Team Europe and Team USA is almost at an end. The end of week 15 marks the halfway point in the championship final. Here’s a quick rundown on how things stand as we head to week 16 and the second week of the final. Who will take the individual crown in the President’s Trophy.
Europe’s ‘Team 5 Yard Rush’ (Stocks and Murf) and USA’s ‘Mericaaaaaa F*** YEAAA’ (DrakePFSA) are battling it out for the honour of league champion. As things stand the score is 153-120 in favour of Europe. With one more week of play to go, it’s still anyone’s game but team 5 Yard Rush get a good advantage heading into the final week.
3rd place Playoff
‘Captain America’ (The FTLS Boys) are going head to head with Europe’s ‘AVFCJPS (James) for 3rd place and the extra bonus points. Right now the matchup is going the way of Team USA with the score standing at 216-175 to Captain America after the first week.
5th place Playoff
For 5th, we have USA’s ‘JSnakeDFF (Jacob) and Europes ‘Marvellous McIlroy’ (Freddie ‘the franchise tag’ Hall) going head to head. There are only 13 points in this game as JSnake leads 173-160 at the halfway point.
7th place Playoff
The 7th place playoff is between two teams that had high hopes for finishing stronger but let it all slip away. USA’s ‘Mr America’ (Kevin Tompkins) and Europe’s ‘Roaring Poulter’ (PittsyNFL) face each other. Half way through this matchup and things look to be going in favour of Roaring Poulter. They take a slim lead into the final game as the scores are 153-146 to Poulter right now.
9th place Playoff
The 9th place game has had its two weeks of battle and now the points are in to determine the final positions. Two teams from Team USA went head to head. ‘GoingFor2DotCom’ (Geoff) and (Shacknado – Brian). After week 1 the score was a few points in favour of Brian. The score this week went the way of WESF 139-128 giving us a final overall score of 247-233. Handing 9th place to We Elected Scut Farkus and 10th to GoingFor2DotCom.
11th place Playoff
Just like the 9th place battle, The showdown for 11th and 12th has had its two weeks and Europe’s ‘Benedict Arnold’ (Gary Haddow) and ‘JoshPattenden7’ have their points. After week 14 the score was massively in favour of Josh. Now all the points are in, nothing has changed. This weeks score was 135-70 in favour of Josh, making the The final score 287-147. Josh takes 11th place as the one and only Benedict Arnold are handed the wooden spoon and 12th place.
With one more gameweek to go, find out next week who will become the league champion. More importantly which podcast will emerge victorious in the 2020 fantasy battle of the Podcasts.
To keep updated and carry on following the Battle of the Podcasts President’s Trophy, be sure to keep listening to the 5 Yard Rush Podcast and the For The Love of Sunday podcast. Or follow it all on twitter as the teams do battle @5yardrush and @FTLS_JBatts @FTLSunday
Until next week, Keep Rushing
Pittsy – @PittsyNFL