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Players on bye (Dallas, Buffalo, Minnesota, Los Angeles Chargers especially) or players that are clearly fantasy relevant, but out due to injury - The byepocalypse may force a team that is 2-4 or 3-3 to sell off top talent that they can’t use this week to avoid taking or starting a zero in a week that they see as must win. Look at the teams that are on the bubble right now and try to craft a trade that looks like a win-win, with the focus on them winning this week and you winning down the line.
Michael Pittman Jr (WR-IND) - Pittman was a Week 6 disappointment, but T.Y. Hilton and Parris Campbell both got hurt, with Campbell likely gone for an extended time, and Hilton stuck in the sometimes injury prone pattern he has been in on and off for a few years. After the 49ers poor cornerback group this week, Pittman will get the Titans, Jets, and Jaguars.
Josh Jacobs (RB-LV), Kenyan Drake (RB-LV), Darren Waller (TE-LV), Henry Ruggs III (WR-LV) - You get the feeling that the Raiders were relieved and even energized to play without Jon Gruden on the sidelines? Jacobs is getting healthier and this team is heading into a stretch of winnable and potentially high-scoring games against the whole NFC East, Kansas City (twice), Cleveland, Cincinnati, Denver, and Indianapolis. This offense could be very tough to handle with a solid running game, a deep threat, a middle of the field target monster, and a bolder Derek Carr giving his guys chances to make plays.
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