The Waiver Wire 12/25

Posted December 25, 2018

Merry Christmas to all! I feel for the people reading this article. No, really. Your commissioner’s decision to have your league’s most important game on the NFL’s least predictable week has left you grasping at some harsh realities.  Will Zeke Elliott play? Will Drew Brees play?  Will any of the Saints important players play? These…

The Waiver Wire 12/18

Posted December 18, 2018

Welcome to Bowl Week!  Yes, we made it. It’s Week 16 and, unless you have a really bad commish, you are playing in your league’s big game. For some unfortunate fantasy souls, next week is your championship week. I’ll be here for you then, but please, please petition your league to stop the madness and…

The Waiver Wire 12/11

Posted December 11, 2018

Welcome to Week Fifteen! So you made the final four. Congratulations. Let’s roll up our sleeves and see if we can find the best assets to trim off of the waiver wire. Remember, any player with a big ceiling that you leave unclaimed is a player your opponent can use to beat you. So be…

The Waiver Wire 12/4

Posted December 4, 2018

Welcome to Week 14, and congrats on still reading the waiver wire. It means you’re still alive and playing for the big prize! Over the last few weeks, we’ve gotten into building depth and stashing upside players. On the Week 12 waiver wire podcast I went through all of the handcuff options, so hopefully you’ve…

The Waiver Wire 11/27

Posted November 27, 2018

Welcome to the Week Thirteen Expanded Waiver Wire! It’s gut check time, with many of us playing for playoff spots or better yet, playoff byes. The NFL byes are, thankfully, over, so this week is about setting those rosters up with some plus matchups—just in case we need to go to our bench this week,…

The Waiver Wire 10/13

Posted November 13, 2018

Week 11 is here, and we have a whopping six teams on their bye weeks. That will lead to a feverishly competitive free agent market, especially if your league’s standings are tightly packed, like most of mine are. Sorry for the delay with getting this up on the site.  I was recording a pod with…

The Waiver Wire 11/6

Posted November 6, 2018

Week 10 is here and we have four teams on their bye weeks. That will lead to a competitive free agent market, so get your teams organized. Next week, we go back to six teams at rest, so if this week isn’t hitting you all that hard, you should try and look ahead to Week…

The Waiver Wire 10/30

Posted October 30, 2018

Welcome to Week 9!  With six teams on the bye, the free agent marketplace is going to be like Walmart on Black Friday. So buckle up and get ready by checking out today’s wire. I will continue to add names and update this article as more NFL trades occur. The article will be finalized by…

The Expanded Waiver Wire

Posted October 23, 2018

Welcome to Week 8!  With four teams on the bye, the free agent marketplace is going to be competitive. Hopefully you’ve been stocking up in recent weeks, because our stash plays have been hitting all over the place. If not, you can hopefully strike tonight and get your squad in good position for all of…

The Waiver Wire 10/16

Posted October 16, 2018

Welcome to the expanded waiver wire! As we head into Week 7, things are getting much more defined. The great stash options are fewer and further between and most fantasy teams are searching for immediate help. This week’s wire will reflect these trends.   The Week 7 bye teams are Pittsburgh, Green Bay, Oakland and Seattle….