Bobby Sylvester’s Week 2 Waiver Wire Rankings

by Bobby Sylvester | @bobbyfantasypro | Featured Writer
Sep 11, 2017

David Johnson’s injury creates a big hole on fantasy rosters

Week 1 was riddled with major injuries from David Johnson going down for what is expected to be 12 weeks, to Allen Robinson and Kevin White being placed on IR. This leaves us with holes to fill on our rosters, but also plenty of players expected to see an increase in targets and carries. We also saw a number of players take big steps forward that helped justify claiming them to your roster. Let’s dive into the top 26 players available in most of your leagues.

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2Tom Brady (NE)QB
3Russell Wilson (SEA)QB
4Matt Ryan (ATL)QB
5Drew Brees (NO)QB
6Antonio Brown (PIT)WR
7Kirk Cousins (WAS)QB
8Kareem Hunt (KC)RB
9Marcus Mariota (TEN)QB
10Philip Rivers (LAC)QB
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11Matthew Stafford (DET)QB
12Dak Prescott (DAL)QB
13Jameis Winston (TB)QB
14Ben Roethlisberger (PIT)QB
15Trevor Siemian (DEN)QB
16A.J. Green (CIN)WR
17Andy Dalton (CIN)QB
18Derek Carr (OAK)QB
19Carson Wentz (PHI)QB
20Jay Cutler (MIA)QB
21Cam Newton (CAR)QB
22Carson Palmer (ARI)QB
23Alex Smith (KC)QB
24Julio Jones (ATL)WR
25Odell Beckham Jr. (NYG)WR
26Ezekiel Elliott (DAL)RB
27Tyrod Taylor (BUF)QB
28Eli Manning (NYG)QB
29Jared Goff (LAR)QB
30Deshaun Watson (HOU)QB
1Mike Trout (LAA)CF,DH
2Paul Goldschmidt (ARI)1B
3Jose Altuve (HOU)2B
4Nolan Arenado (COL)3B
5Max Scherzer (WSH)SP
6Charlie Blackmon (COL)CF
7Chris Sale (BOS)SP
8Mookie Betts (BOS)RF
9Kris Bryant (CHC)1B,3B
10Joey Votto (CIN)1B
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11Anthony Rizzo (CHC)1B,2B
12Giancarlo Stanton (MIA)RF
13Corey Kluber (CLE)SP
14Nelson Cruz (SEA)RF,DH
15Clayton Kershaw (LAD)SP
16Corey Seager (LAD)SS
17Freddie Freeman (ATL)1B,3B
18George Springer (HOU)CF,RF
19Francisco Lindor (CLE)SS
20J.D. Martinez (ARI)RF
21Manny Machado (BAL)3B,SS
22Jose Abreu (CWS)1B,DH
23Daniel Murphy (WSH)1B,2B
24Bryce Harper (WSH)RF
25Edwin Encarnacion (CLE)1B,DH
26Ryan Braun (MIL)LF
27Robinson Cano (SEA)2B
28Cody Bellinger (LAD)1B,LF
29Miguel Cabrera (DET)1B,DH
30Jacob deGrom (NYM)SP
1James Harden (HOU)PG,SG
2Russell Westbrook (OKC)PG,G
3Kevin Durant (GSW)SF,PF
4Stephen Curry (GSW)PG,SG
5Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL)SF,PF
6Anthony Davis (NOR)PF,C
7Karl-Anthony Towns (MIN)C
8Kawhi Leonard (SAS)SG,SF
9LeBron James (CLE)SF,PF
10John Wall (WAS)PG,G
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12DeMarcus Cousins (NOR)PF,C
13Jimmy Butler (MIN)SG,SF
14Chris Paul (HOU)PG,G
15Rudy Gobert (UTH)C
16Damian Lillard (POR)PG,G
17Paul George (OKC)SF,PF
18Kyrie Irving (BOS)PG,SG
19Hassan Whiteside (MIA)C,PF
20Kemba Walker (CHA)PG,G
21Draymond Green (GSW)SF,PF
22Myles Turner (IND)PF,C
23C.J. McCollum (POR)PG,SG
24Kyle Lowry (TOR)PG,G
25Bradley Beal (WAS)SG,G
26Mike Conley (MEM)PG,G
27Klay Thompson (GSW)SG,SF
28Gordon Hayward (BOS)SG,SF
29Kristaps Porzingis (NYK)PF,C
30Marc Gasol (MEM)C