The fantasy players with the biggest matchup boosts at each position this week—Kirk Cousins at quarterback, Dalvin Cook at running back, Tyler Conklin at tight end, and Justin Jefferson and Adam Thielen at wide receiver—all play for Minnesota against a terrible Detroit defense. Scott Spratt looks at which other players you should start, and which you should leave on the bench.
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After failing to agree on a restructured contract, the Patriots are trading 2019 Defensive Player of the Year Stephon Gilmore to the Panthers.
The third overall pick in this year's draft played the entire second half in Week 4 against Seattle and looks likely to start in Week 5 against Arizona. Fantasy expert Scott Spratt breaks down Lance's chances to make an impact in your league, and also finds a surprising number of enticing running backs who should be freely available.
The Carolina Panthers have played better than expected so far this season, while the Dallas Cowboys have largely struggled on defense. Scott Spratt looks at other teams with great fantasy matchups this weekend, including the Rams, the Browns, and ... the Bears?
Following injuries to cornerbacks Sean Murphy-Bunting and Jamel Dean, the Buccaneers have signed veteran corner Richard Sherman.
Christian McCaffrey's latest injury has a rookie running back taking center stage in Carolina. Elsewhere, Kirk Cousins and Joe Burrow stake their claim as fantasy starters, while Curtis Samuel and Rashod Bateman return from injury.
Sometimes, fantasy football is simple. The Seattle Seahawks—including Russell Wilson, Tyler Lockett, and DK Metcalf—are good. The Vikings secondary is bad, and even a home game may not benefit them since they play in a dome, which makes life easier for quarterbacks and wideouts. Scott Spratt breaks down the other good (and bad) matchups of Week 3.
Bears fans and fantasy players alike have been waiting for their rookie quarterback to make his first start. An injury to Andy Dalton may leave Chicago little choice but to make that happen this Sunday against the Browns.
With a shootout likely in L.A., Scott Spratt recommends starting the Chargers' quarterback and wideouts in fantasy this week—as well as their opponents, Dak Prescott and CeeDee Lamb.
If your fantasy team needs a running back, you might be able to grab Detroit's Jamaal Williams or Baltimore's Ty'Son Williams, while Mike Williams of the Chargers is among the best available wide receivers.