The fantasy football playoffs are almost here and everyone is still dreaming of playing for the title. For teams that are just battling for seeding, a gamble could be in the cards. Those no lucky enough to have a spot yet might be ready for a desperation play. Those teams eliminated entirely probably just don’t […]
2016 Fantasy Football Sleepers
Scroll down for our 2016 fantasy football sleepers. A sleeper is that rookie, 3rd year player, free agent or heck any player who has an opportunity to produce league winning numbers. Sleepers are players that can be had later in the draft or found on your waiver wire. Sleepers often end up falling into one of the following three categories:
- Emerging starter that most in the fantasy community didn't see coming.
- Decent bye-week guy with SOLID potential to eventually make a fantasy impact.
- One week wonder / one week plug-in-play.
- And for those sleepers that don't pan out they're a complete waste of a draft pick or waiver wire pickup.
Either way you look at them, sleepers are to be had later in the draft to minimize your risk. You better have a long list and rank those sleeping beauties or else you'll end up with a bunch of has been washed out fantasy duds. So do yourself a favor and check out the articles below, they contain our top fantasy football sleepers for this NFL season. If you're new to fantasy football check out the wiki for more information.
During the NFL season we post weekly fantasy football sleepers for every scoring position.
Week 12 is probably the beginning of the end for the Bengals offense without two stars, but maybe the backups can step up. Most of the sleepers are coming from injury riddled teams at this point. Of course there are always teams that are playing against the Packers incredibly feeble defense. Wherever they come from, […]
The playoffs are almost here and teams on the cusp are probably desperate for a difference maker. The waiver wire is picked over, but there are still some guys that can help out in a pinch. Make those last minute claims to shore up your roster and continue to push on to the promised land. […]
Every week unheralded players make a difference in NFL, fantasy and DFS matchups. Just look at the tight end scores in Thursday night’s matchup. Picking the next virtual unknown to go off is one of the hardest feats for fantasy owners. Here are some nice choices that should have enough opportunity to help out your […]
The second killer bye week is upon us and plenty of fantasy managers are scrambling for personnel. While there are not always sure fire winners out there, plenty of lottery tickets are on the wire. In weeks like 8 and 9 of this NFL season, boom or bust players are the way to go to […]
Week 8 is one of the toughest where byes are concerned. Fantasy teams are working without LeVeon Bell, Jay Ajayi, Todd Gurley, Antonio Brown, Jarvis Landry, Odell Beckham Jr., etc. With such limited choices, there are going to be tough decisions, but help is on the way. Here are some lightly owned players that may […]
The injury bug has been biting hard lately and owners are scrambling for fantasy fill-ins. The waiver wire articles are a good place to look, but sometimes you have to go deeper. For leagues with a very thin waiver wire and/or very savvy managers here are the sleeper picks for week 7. Quarterback Landry Jones […]