Players of the Week – Week 4
Todd Kaiser – Savages
The Savages played 2 games this week because of the rain-outs last week and Kaiser had 1 great game and 1 not so great game. Let’s focus on the great game against Strangers with Candy, in which Todd was an absolute stud in the 47-28 victory. Kaiser completed 19 of 27 passes for 369 yards and 6 TDs against Strangers with Candy. This game was by far the best single game out of any QB this past week. The win against Strangers was the Savages first win of the season and now sit at 1-4 after they lost their second game of the day against the Grizzlies in the make-up game. Kaiser has now thrown for 1245 yards and 16 TDs this season, but he has thrown the second most interceptions in the league with 9. The Savages will have a tough Week 5 matchup against the Clam Slammers (3-1), who are led by their tough defense. The Clam Slammers defense have given up the least amount of points in the league, and have the most interceptions as a team.
QB Runner Up
Terron Maples – Gladiators
The Gladiators won both of their games this past week, even handing out the first loss to the Clam Slammers. The Gladiators would beat the Clam Slammers 28-18, and beat Strangers with Candy 35-12. Terron was big for the Gladiators on both the offensive and defensive side of the ball. Total for both games he threw for 551 yards, 9 TDs, and 1 interception. He even picked up 99 yards and 2 TDs on pitches back to him after he threw it. He did all this while picking up 2 interceptions on defense. Terron has the highest completion percentage of any QB in the league at 70.2%. Maples has thrown for 1258 yards, 20 TDs, and owns a 117.2 QB Rating. The Gladiators are now 3-2 and currently sit in a playoff spot as the 5 th seed. They will play The Assassins (1-3) in Week 5.
Joe Peragallo – Savages
Peragallo put up 2 big games this week as he caught 17 passes for 260 yards and 4 TDs. His first game against Strangers with Candy is what put him over the top as this week’s WR POTW. He had 8 catches for 158 yards and 3 TDs in that game as Strangers with Candy had no answer to stop him. Joe now has 23 catches for 362 yards and 4 TDs, which ranks him 5 th on the WR leaderboards for the season. The Savages will look to build off their first win of the season in Week 5, but a win will not come easy. Joe will have a tough matchup in Week 5 as the Savages take on the Clam Slammers, who have had the best defense in the league so far.
WR Runner Up
Zach Emmett – Strangers with Candy
Strangers with Candy lost both of their games this past week by a wide margin, but that didn’t stop Zach Emmett from putting up big numbers at WR. Strangers with Candy lost to the Savages 47-28, and the Gladiators 35-12. Emmett would have a combined 11 catches for 223 yards and 3 TDs. In his biggest game on the day he had 6 catches for 140 yards and 1 TD against the Savages. Emmett now has 17 catches for 278 yards and 4 TDs on the season. Strangers with Candy now sit at 2-3 and head into a tough Week 5 matchup against the Zit led Woodchuck (4-1).
Ryan Maletto – The Assassins
The Assassins came away with their first win of the past 2 seasons against the Kekembas in Week 4. The final score of the victory would be 26-12. The Assassins were led by their defense and the Don himself. Ryan Maletto had a huge game on defense as he walked away with 4 interceptions, his first 4 of the season. The Assassins (1-3) play the role of the underdog as they take on the Gladiators (3-2) in Week 5.
Def Runner Up
Mike Kalucki – Warewolves
The Warewolves lost a heartbreaker against the Shockers to a score of 28-22. But everyone’s favorite player had a real nice game for the Warewolves. The acrobat would walk away with 2 interceptions which now give him 4 on the season, which ties him for 2nd in the league. The Warewolves have now slipped to 3-2 and have a tough matchup against the Rabid Squirrels (2-2) in Week 5. Kalucki will need to step up big time as the Warewolves will be without Angelini, McAndrew and MacIntosh in Week 5.