Did the fantasy waiver wire present you no (Jordan) Love? Did you miss the Gus (Edwards) Bus? Don’t fear. These post-waiver pick-ups may very well be good on your Week 2 fantasy roster.
QB: Mac Jones (New England Patriots)
He will be the most unexciting quarterback in soccer, however final week Jones threw for 316 yards and three touchdowns towards an Eagles protection that allowed the second-fewest yards per recreation in 2022.
Jones had 54 passes final week, greater than another quarterback. This week he’ll attempt to maintain tempo with a Miami offense that led the league with 536 complete yards in Week 1. Jones continues to be accessible in 90% of Yahoo! leagues. He received’t beat the Dolphins, however he ought to put up good numbers.
RB: Zack Moss (Indianapolis Colts)
Deon Johnson ran for 14 yards on 13 carries in reduction of Jonathan Taylor final week. Jake Funk and Ethan Hull mixed for one more 11 yards, and Hull simply landed on the IR. Moss missed the primary recreation with an arm damage however was a full participant in Wednesday’s observe.
The Colts journey to Houston this week to face a Texans crew that gave up essentially the most speeding yards within the NFL final yr and Tenth-most towards the Jaguars final week. Moss is just rostered in 15% of Yahoo! leagues. Regulate the damage report, but when he can go, he needs to be in your roster.
WR: Josh Reynolds (Detroit Lions)
Reynolds is not any Amon-Ra St. Brown, however he did outpace the Professional Bowl receiver with 4 catches for 80 yards towards the Chiefs. With Jameson Williams suspended for six video games, Reynolds ought to see numerous targets to begin the season.
The veteran receiver spent 4 years catching passes from quarterback Jared Goff when each had been with the Rams. Reynolds had 113 catches for 1,450 yards and 9 scores with L.A. and clearly has good chemistry with Goff. He ought to see loads of targets towards a Seahawks crew that gave up the second-most passing yards final week.
TE: Hunter Henry (New England Patriots)
As soon as once more, New England must throw the ball in the event that they hope to maintain up with the Dolphins in Week 2. Henry led the Patriots with six targets final week and caught a nine-yard landing cross towards Philadelphia. Henry led all tight ends with 16.6 factors final week and he’s nonetheless accessible in over 40% of Yahoo! leagues.
DST: Arizona Cardinals
Even in a loss, the Cardinals protection had six sacks, two fumble recoveries, an interception and a rating towards the Commanders final week. This week they’re accessible in 96% of Yahoo! leagues and face a New York Giants crew that gave up 37 fantasy factors to the Cowboys protection on Sunday evening.
Cardinals head coach Jonathan Gannon isn’t much of a motivational speaker, however he did have the league’s second-best protection in Philadelphia final yr.
Okay: Jake Moody (San Francisco 49ers)
The Niners used a third-round choose to get the previous Wolverine, so don’t be shy about placing a rookie kicker in your lineup. Moody tied for the third-most fantasy factors amongst kickers final week and may get numerous work towards the Rams on Sunday.