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.
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.
Let’s take a look at the questionable fantasy-relevant players and their expected injury status For Week 1. Among the names discussed: Matt Cassel, Lance Moore, and of course Peyton Manning.
Jerod’s latest start ’em, sit ’em post highlights one QB from the draft class of 2004 that you should start in Week 4 and one QB that you might want to sit. Based on Philip Rivers’ angry reaction, it should be pretty easy to figure out which category he falls into.