Week 8 Free Agent/Waiver Wire Pickups (Tue 10/25/11)

Which players’ status changed this past week due to injury, benching, etc., and who may be on your league’s waiver wire with the potential to make a difference for your fantasy team?

Teams with Week 8 byes:  Atlanta, Chicago, Green Bay, New York Jets, Oakland, Tampa Bay

Quarterback

  • Injuries/benchings
    • Matthew Stafford (knee)
    • Matt Ryan (knee)
  • Waiver wire targets (rankings based on projected playing time and Week 8 opponents)
    • Andy Dalton (@ Sea)
    • Christian Ponder (@ Car)
    • Alex Smith (vs Cle)
    • Matt Moore (@ NYG)
    • John Beck (@ Buf)

Running Back

  • Injuries/benchings
    • Darren McFadden (foot)
    • Beanie Wells (knee)
    • Cedric Benson [suspended for Week 8]
    • Ryan Mathews (thumb)
    • Willis McGahee (hand)
    • Tim Hightower (IR-knee)
    • Marshawn Lynch (back)
    • Mark Ingram (ankle)
    • Earnest Graham (IR-Achilles)
  • Waiver wire targets
    • Delone Carter (@ Ten)
    • Roy Helu (@ Buf)
    • Keiland Williams (@ Den)
    • Bernard Scott (@ Sea)
    • Alfonso Smith (@ Bal)
    • C.J. Spiller (vs Was)
    • Lance Ball (vs Det)
    • Stevan Ridley (@ Pit)
    • Kendall Hunter (vs Cle)
    • Donald Brown (@ Ten)
    • Dexter McCluster (vs SD)
    • Marion Barber (bye)
    • Taiwan Jones (bye)
    • Kregg Lumpkin (bye)

Wide Receiver

  • Injuries/benchings
    • Santana Moss (hand)
    • Percy Harvin (ribs)
    • Hines Ward (ankle)
    • Mohamed Massaquoi (concussion)
    • Damian Williams (concussion)
    • Bernard Berrian (cut)
  • Waiver wire targets
    • Jerome Simpson (@ Sea)
    • Jason Avant (vs Dal)
    • Antonio Brown (vs NE)
    • Michael Jenkins (@ Car)
    • Emmanuel Sanders (vs NE)
    • Early Doucet (@ Bal)
    • Andre Roberts (@ Bal)
    • Jabar Gaffney (@ Buf)
    • Davone Bess (@ NYG)
    • Kevin Walter (vs Jac)
    • Jacoby Jones (vs Jac)
    • Lavelle Hawkins (vs Jac)
    • Rich Camarillo (@ Car)
    • Ted Ginn Jr (vs Cle)
    • Laurent Robinson (@ Phi)
    • Naaman Roosevelt (vs Was)
    • Jonathan Baldwin (vs SD)
    • Anthony Armstrong (@ Buf)
    • Devin Aromashodu (@ Car)
    • Legedu Naanee (vs Min)
    • Brandon LaFell (vs Min)
    • Terrence Austin (@ Buf)
    • Johnny Knox (bye)
    • Devin Hester (bye)
    • Preston Parker (bye)
    • Harry Douglas (bye)
    • Jeremy Kerley (bye)
    • Jacoby Ford (bye)
    • Roy Williams (bye)
    • Dezmon Briscoe (bye)
    • Dane Sanzenbacher (bye)

Tight Ends

  • Injuries/benchings
    • Ben Watson (concussion)
    • Kevin Boss (concussion)
  • Waiver wire targets
    • Visanthe Shiancoe (@ Car)
    • Jared Cook (vs Ind)
    • Evan Moore (@ SF)
    • Daniel Fells (vs Det)
    • Jake Ballard (vs Mia)
    • Jeremy Shockey (vs Min)
    • Brent Celek (vs Dal)
    • Rob Housler (@ Bal)

Kickers

  • Injuries/benchings
    • Sebastian Janikowski (hamstring)
  • Waiver wire targets
    • David Akers (vs Cle)
    • Mike Nugent (@ Sea)
    • Rian Lindell (vs Was)

Defenses

  • Waiver wire targets
    • San Francisco (vs Cle)
    • Cleveland (vs SF)
    • Seattle (vs Cin)

Good luck with your claims!

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