5 breakout fantasy soccer stars to choose up for Week 8
Accidents and trades have made a trio of working backs fee among the many prime fantasy soccer pickups forward of Week 8 within the NFL.
The one factor you don’t need to see in fantasy soccer, or the NFL for that matter, is killer accidents. The New York Jets noticed star rookie working again Breece Corridor go down with a knee damage whereas the Seattle Seahawks additionally noticed the identical occur to prime receiver D.K. Metcalf.
The timing of those accidents is brutal for fantasy functions since we’re simply into the beginning of the bye weeks, making it even tougher to fill your lineup. The excellent news is that there are lots of good pickup candidates on the waiver wire this week and we’ll break down the highest 5 as we speak, with all rostered percentages referenced supplied from Yahoo leagues.
5. High Fantasy Soccer Pickups For Week 8 — New York Giants WR Wan’Dale Robinson
The Giants have had their justifiable share of accidents within the extensive receiver room however these have created alternatives for gamers to step up. One intriguing participant who stepped into the highlight as we speak was rookie Wan’Dale Robinson, who noticed his most in depth recreation motion in Jacksonville.
Robinson was focused eight occasions by Daniel Jones, changing six of them into receptions for 50 yards. The 2022 second-round decide turned a coaching camp standout because of his velocity however an early damage sidelined Robinson for a number of weeks, main some fantasy house owners to neglect about him.
Robinson is rostered in 29 % of Yahoo leagues however his distinctive skillset and robust teaching workers ought to make him a weapon for the Giants down the stretch. Fantasy house owners in want of flex choices to get by the bye weeks ought to take a shot on Robinson with the Giants having a positive schedule (at Seattle, bye, Houston, Detroit) over the subsequent month.