We’ve a little bit of a excellent news/dangerous information for many who made it to the second spherical of the fantasy playoffs: Our Week 15 fantasy protection rankings aren’t significantly sturdy, however with solely 4 groups left in most fantasy leagues, there should not be as a lot competitors for the few D/ST waiver pickups price grabbing.
Ideally, you’d personal a high protection like Houston (@ Jets) or Baltimore (vs. Bucs), although the Bears (vs. Packers) have a tricky matchup. We would say that is the week Jacksonville (vs. Redskins) will come by for its house owners, however should you drafted Jacksonville within the ninth or 10th spherical as the primary protection chosen, likelihood is you are not within the fantasy playoffs. If you’re, although, this is the week to make use of them, though they’re nonetheless having nightmares about Derrick Henry’s stiff arms.
The highest pickups embrace the Redskins (@ Jaguars), Payments (vs. Lions), Lions (@ Payments), and should you’re actually feeling daring, the Falcons (vs. Cardinals). These groups will turn out to be useful should you’ve been utilizing the Steelers (vs. Patriots), Patriots (@ Steelers), Chargers (@ Chiefs), Chiefs (vs. Chargers), or probably the Cowboys (@ Colts).
Word: We’ll be updating our D/ST rankings and including evaluation all through the week, so examine again typically.