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Let's take a quick look at a few linebackers, defensive linemen, and defensive backs who are either good grab-and-stash types or those you should target in trades. I hope you enjoy the article and that it opens your eyes to some of the gems who can be found on your leagues' waiver wires!
Ifeatu Melifonwu (CB/S - DET): Although Melifonwu is listed as a safety in MyFantasyLeague, he has also played cornerback. With Tracy Walker’s snaps reduced, he blew up last week with 23 fantasy points. The Vikings should present plenty of tackle opportunities for the Lions’ defensive backfield, so he could have another solid outing.
Andrew Wingard (S - JAC): With Andre Cisco shelved, Wingard broke out with 21 fantasy points against the Ravens last week. Similar opportunities may be available this coming week against the Bucs if Cisco is again on the sidelines.
Zyon McCollum (CB - TBB): Both usual starting corners for the Bucs have been dealing with injuries, so McCollum has been seeing plenty of playing time and has been a solid tackler and pass defender in the past month’s worth of games. Facing the Jaguars could present McCollum with some opportunities this coming week.
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