There are solely two byes this week, however each are offenses that you do not need to begin your D/STs in opposition to (Ravens, Cowboys). Throw in Patrick Mahomes’ damage taking away one other prime offense, and our Week Eight fantasy protection rankings are stronger than common.
Some of the matchup-based sleepers who can be found in over 50 % of Yahoo leagues embody: Pittsburgh (vs. Dolphins), Carolina (@ 49ers), Philadelphia (@ Bills), Indianapolis (vs. Broncos), Detroit (vs. Giants), and Tampa (@ Titans). Clearly, with that many streamers, it should not be onerous to discover a worthwhile beginning unit.
WEEK Eight NON-PPR RANKINGS
Quarterback | Running again | Wide receiver | Tight finish | Kicker
Even extra indicative of this week’s relative depth is that the one potential matchup-based fade is the Bills (vs. Eagles), and even that is debatable because the recreation is in Buffalo and Philadelphia has had turnover issues currently.
So, once more, it should not be powerful to discipline a aggressive protection this week. It is likely to be tough selecting between an excellent possibility and an important possibility, however all factors matter, so in case you can improve even marginally, it is price contemplating.
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