By Matt Citak
We have now reached an important level of the fantasy soccer season. Week eleven represents the ultimate week of groups enjoying on a daily-season bye, and means there are solely three weeks left earlier than the beginning of the fantasy playoffs. Whereas bye weeks could also be coming to an finish, it’s nonetheless essential to have as deep of a bench as potential come playoff time. You by no means know when considered one of your starters might go down with an damage. It’s pivotal to have a alternative participant in your bench able to go in case of an emergency.
With that in thoughts, listed here are a couple of of CBS Native Sports activities’ favourite waiver wire pickups for Week eleven.
Groups on bye: Carolina Panthers, Indianapolis Colts, New York Jets, and San Francisco 49ers
RB Jamaal Williams, Inexperienced Bay Packers
Williams hasn’t been nice in 2017, taking 31 carries for one hundred and one yards (three.three yards per carry) and a landing in restricted motion this season. However with Aaron Jones out a number of weeks and Ty Montgomery as soon as once more banged up, Williams ought to take over as Inexperienced Bay’s featured again. In that position in the course of the Packers’ Week 10 win, the rookie operating again was removed from spectacular, gaining solely sixty seven yards on 20 carries. However it isn’t typically that a operating again who might get 20 touches a recreation turns into out there this late within the season. Williams is the highest add this week, particularly for anybody in want of a operating again.
WR Marqise Lee, Jacksonville Jaguars
Lee has put collectively a stretch of 4 consecutive strong outings, totaling at the least seventy two receiving yards or a landing in each recreation throughout that span. Courting again to the Jaguars’ Week eight loss to the Rams, Blake Bortles has focused Lee 39 occasions, and the younger receiver has been capable of catch 23 of these passes for 285 yards and a pair of touchdowns. The fourth-yr receiver has emerged as the highest goal in Jacksonville’s passing recreation, a task that would improve with Allen Hurns out for at the least one week. Lee ought to be the highest add for these wanting so as to add WR depth.
RB Dion Lewis, New England Patriots
Lewis has solidified his position because the Patriots’ lead early-down again after receiving double digit carries in every of the final 4 video games. Though Invoice Belichick has made it apparent that New England won’t rely solely on one operating again, as an alternative selecting to make use of a committee, Lewis has carved out a gentle position within the offense. The 5-foot-eight again has fifty three carries during the last 4 video games and has scored three touchdowns in these…