As always, Andy Bottoms is here on Monday morning with his weekly waiver wire advice and pickup recommendations. All players listed here are owned in fewer than 50 percent of Yahoo! leagues.
There are no teams on bye in Week 10, but don’t let that lull you into a false sense of security. The Texans, Colts, Saints, and Steelers are all on bye in Week 11. Don’t get caught snoozing; use this waiver wire pickup advice not just to improve your lineup for Week 10 but also to plan ahead for any lineup vacancies impending next week.
Just four teams (Carolina, Detroit, Jacksonville, and Minnesota) are off in Week Nine. While most of those teams haven’t racked up many wins, there are some big fantasy names on those rosters for which owners may need a replacement.
Yesterday was a brutal Sunday in the NFL, both in terms of injuries and the quality of play. With so many prominent fantasy players banged up and six more teams on bye in Week Eight (Atlanta, Chicago, Green Bay, New York Jets, Oakland, and Tampa Bay), the waiver wire will once again be a popular destination.
Fantasy Football Week 7 Waiver Wire Pickups: Advice on Bradford, Battle, Baldwin, Breaston, Benn, Ballard, and more
Many strong offenses are on bye in Week 7, which will leave fantasy owners scrambling. Andy Bottoms provides his waiver wire pickup advice for this week, which includes analysis of Sam Bradford, Jackie Battle, Doug Baldwin, Steve Breaston, Jake Ballard, Arrelious Benn, and many more.