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 […]
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.
As the fantasy and NFL seasons reach week 6, most teams have a good idea of where they stand. If the draft, waiver and trades have gone well then your team is likely in a good position. On the other hand injuries, busts and misspent FAAB could have you reeling and on the brink of […]
Each week there are plenty of players putting up numbers that nobody saw coming. Already in week 5 Jeremy Kerley has put up a huge total for the 49ers. There are bound to be other lightly owned commodities that can return startable numbers for fantasy football owners. Quarterback Paxton Lynch DEN 4.3% owned The […]
In DFS and yearly fantasy leagues, the key to winning is finding production where others overlook it. Many players are not reliable fantasy performers, but circumstances or matchups make them a good fit in a given week. Pinpointing these players can win matchups or, in the case of DFS, win money. Here are some players […]
Every team has their must start studs, but what about players that end up scoring big from the bench? Many fantasy owners are still clinging to name brands rather than taking the plunge with players on the rise. Here are some picks from benches and waiver wires that could put up starter worthy numbers in […]