One of the biggest issues with your fantasy football team right now has to be injuries. And it’s not just small, easily overcome injuries like Ryan Mathews being out for a month or recently losing a sad sack like C.J. Spiller. It’s the waiting game on the likes of Calvin Johnson and A.J. Green or not knowing just what to expect out of Jimmy Graham for the second week in a row.
Naturally, the health of lack thereof has my week eight fantasy football rankings in a flux, as well. You should tentatively expect these guys back and ready to rock. Green mentioned earlier in the week he’s close, Megatron is getting there (and flew with the team to London), while Graham did suit up last week. Things are looking up; just be sure to take these guys out if they’re not active this week.
With that, let’s peruse the week eight ranks with injuries, roles and matchups in mind: