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2020 Fantasy Football Rankings — NFL Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups, Adds, Injuries, RB Snaps

Pat Mayo provides his 2020 Fantasy Football Week 8 waiver wire pick up rankings and an updated NFL injury report.

Pat Mayo goes position-by-position and reveals his 2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickup Rankings and runs through the Week 8 NFL Injury report for the 2020 Fantasy Football season.

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2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire: Notes

  • All players must be less than 60 percent owned in fantasy leagues
  • Last Update: Tuesday Evening
  • Next Update: Breaking News
  • 12 PPR Scoring
  • Full waiver analysis
  • Bye Weeks: ARZ, WAS, JAC, HOU

2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups: RB

Week 8 Running Back Pickups Breakdown

  1. Chase Edmonds
  2. La’Mical Perine
  3. JaMycal Hasty
  4. Tevin Coleman
  5. Gus Edwards
  6. J.K. Dobbins
  7. Gio Bernard
  8. Joshua Kelley
  9. DJ Dallas
  10. Zack Moss
  11. Latavius Murray
  12. Wayne Gallman
  13. Boston Scott
  14. Cam Akers
  15. Jamaal Williams
  16. Royce Freeman
  17. Jeremy McNichols
  18. Adrian Peterson
  19. J.D. McKissic
  20. Rex Burkhead
  21. Damien Harris
  22. Nyheim Hines
  23. Tony Pollard
  24. Brian Hill
  25. Matt Breida
  26. Carlos Hyde
  27. D’Ernest Johnson

2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups: WR

Week 8 Wide Receiver Pickups Breakdown

  1. Sterling Shepard
  2. Christian Kirk
  3. Brandon Aiyuk
  4. Rashard Higgins
  5. Zach Pascal
  6. Cole Beasley
  7. Jalen Reagor
  8. Preston Williams
  9. Marquez Calloway
  10. Tre’Quan Smith
  11. Mike Williams
  12. Keelan Cole
  13. Demarcus Robinson
  14. Henry Ruggs
  15. Jalen Reagor
  16. Nelson Agholor
  17. Tim Patrick
  18. Marquez Valdes-Scantling
  19. Mecole Hardman
  20. Russell Gage
  21. Laviska Shenault
  22. Donovan Peoples-Jones
  23. Gabriel Davis

2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups: TE

Week 8 Tight End Pickups Breakdown

  1. Mike Gesicki
  2. Logan Thomas
  3. Trey Burton
  4. Richard Rodgers
  5. Eric Ebron
  6. Dalton Schultz
  7. Harrison Bryant
  8. Mo Alie-Cox

2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups: QB Streams

  1. Teddy Bridgewater vs ATL
  2. Joe Burrow vs TEN
  3. Carson Wentz vs DAL
  4. Derek Carr at CLE
  5. Baker Mayfield vs LV

2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire Pickups: D/ST Streams

  1. KC vs NYJ
  2. LAC at DEN
  3. NO at CHI
  4. TEN at CIN
  5. GB vs MIN
  6. DEN vs LAC

2020 Week 8 Waiver Wire: Week 7 Injury Report

Running Back

  • Kenyan Drake (ankle) — Exited game; Bye Week 8. Expected to be serious
  • Chris Carson (foot) — Exited game; week-to-week
  • Carlos Hyde (hamstring) — Questionable for Week 8
  • Travis Homer (knee) — Questionable for Week 8
  • Phillip Lindsay (concussion) — Exited game; questionable for Week 8
  • Jeff Wilson (ankle) — Exited game; doubtful for Week 8
  • Devonta Freeman (ankle) — Exited game; questionable for Week 8
  • Aaron Jones (calf) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Joe Mixon (foot) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Miles Sanders (knee) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Chris Thompson (COVID LIST) — Did not play; Bye Week 8
  • Christian McCaffrey (hamstring) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Tevin Coleman (knee) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Mark Ingram (ankle) — Bye Week 7; questionable for Week 8
  • Dalvin Cook (groin) — Bye Week 7; questionable for Week 8
  • Austin Ekeler (hamstring) — On Injured Reserve
  • Nick Chubb (knee) — On Injured Reserve; Could return for Week 10
  • Sony Michel (quad) — On Injured Reserve
  • Raheem Mostert (ankle) — On Injured Reserve

Wide Receiver

  • Odell Beckham Jr. (knee) — Exited game; out for of season
  • Jalen Reagor (thumb) — Activated from Injured Reserve; questionable for Week 8
  • Diontae Johnson (leg) — Exited game; questionable for Week 8
  • Marquez Calloway (ankle) — Exited game; questionable for Week 8
  • Tim Patrick (hamstring) — Exited game; doubtful for Week 8
  • Deebo Samuel (hamstring) — Exited game; doubtful for Week 8
  • Breshad Perriman (concussion) — Exited game; questionable for Week 8
  • N’Keal Harry (concussion) — Exited game; questionable for Week 8
  • Michael Thomas (hamstring) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Emmanuel Sanders (COVID LIST) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Jamison Crowder (groin) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • John Brown (knee) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • DeVante Parker (groin) — Bye Week 7; questionable for Week 8
  • Antonio Gandy-Golden (hamstring) — Exited game; Bye Week 8
  • DeSean Jackson (hamstring) — Exited game; placed on injured reserve
  • Sammy Watkins (hamstring) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Bryan Edwards (ankle) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Alshon Jeffery (foot) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Allen Lazard (core) — On Injured Reserve

Quarterback

  • Andy Dalton (concussion) — Exited game; questionable for Week 8

Tight End

  • Tyler Higbee (hand) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Austin Hooper (appendicitis) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Zach Ertz (ankle) — On Injured Reserve
  • Tyler Eifert (neck) — Did not play; Bye Week 8
  • Mo Alie-Cox (knee) — Bye Week 7; questionable for Week 8
  • Dawson Knox (calf) — Did not play; questionable for Week 8
  • Jordan Akins (concussion) — Did not play; Bye Week 8
  • Dallas Goedert (ankle) — Did not play; Expected to return Week 10

2020 Week 7 Running Back Snap Shares

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