So your fantasy roster isn’t constructed (Jerome) Ford Powerful. Bulk up your Week 3 fantasy roster with these post-waiver pick-ups.
QB: Jordan Love (Inexperienced Bay Packers)
Love has thrown three touchdowns in each video games this season, tying him with Minnesota’s Kirk Cousins for many within the league. His total passing numbers may enhance, however his fantasy numbers aren’t unhealthy.
In Yahoo! leagues, Love has scored over 20 fantasy factors in each recreation, one thing quarterbacks like Jalen Hurts and Lamar Jackson can’t say. In actual fact, Love’s 43.34 factors to date are second-most within the league behind Cousins.
Love continues to be accessible in 34% of leagues and could be a pleasant pick-up for Joe Burrow homeowners ought to the Bengals quarterback miss time with a calf damage.
RB: Tony Jones Jr. (New Orleans Saints)
Jones was the final man standing amongst Saints working backs after Jamaal Williams left final week’s recreation in opposition to Carolina within the first half with a hamstring damage. He responded with 34 yards on 12 carries and a pair of second-half touchdowns.
Jones scored extra fantasy factors than better-known working backs like Rhamondre Stevenson. Joe Mixon and Josh Jacobs with 15.4 factors in opposition to the Panthers. This week the Saints journey to face a Packers workforce giving up the third-most speeding yards within the NFL.
With veteran Alvin Kamara suspended for yet one more recreation and rookie working again Kendre Miller nursing a hamstring damage of his personal, Jones may have Lambeau Subject all to himself.
WR: Adam Thielen (Carolina Panthers)
Thielen’s Panthers profession bought off to a shaky begin with two catches for 12 yards in opposition to the Falcons, however he rebounded with seven catches for 54 yards, one landing and a two-point conversion in opposition to the Saints in Week 2.
This week he will get a Seahawks workforce giving up the third-most passing yards within the league. There’s an opportunity rookie quarterback Bryce Younger will miss the game with an ankle damage, but when he performs, Thielen ought to proceed to see targets.
The ten-year veteran continues to be accessible in nearly 60% of Yahoo! Leagues and will assist fantasy managers trying to fill a FLEX place.
TE: Taysom Hill (New Orleans Saints)
Hill had two targets for -1 yard in opposition to the Panthers final week, however because of the aforementioned accidents at working again, the Saints’ versatile tight finish had 9 carries for 75 yards. Hill has been a “hit-or-miss” sort of participant since becoming a member of the workforce in 2017, however solely 5 groups have given up extra yards than the Inexperienced Bay Packers, the Saints’ Week 3 opponent.
DST: New England Patriots
The DST cabinet is fairly naked, but when there was ever a time to play begin the Patriots’ protection, this week is it. New England continues to be accessible in 20% of Yahoo! leagues they usually’ll face the Jets at MetLife Subject on Sunday. Jets quarterback Zach Wilson accomplished 12 passes and threw three interceptions in opposition to the Cowboys on Sunday and will give the ball away much more in opposition to a division rival.
Ok: Jake Moody (San Francisco 49ers)
Moody was final week’s choose and since he’s nonetheless accessible in practically 50% of leagues, he stays the best choice for fantasy managers in Week 3. After two straight weeks with 14 fantasy factors, Moody finds himself in a three-way tie for the second-most factors by a fantasy kicker.
The rookie has made all 12 of his kicks to date together with one from 57 yards final week. He’ll be busy on Sunday in opposition to a Giants workforce giving up probably the most factors within the NFL.