Week 3 Waiver-Wire Pickups: Sleepers Available in Majority of Fantasy Leagues

September 21, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Around this time last season, astute fantasy football managers saved their seasons by adding Devonta Freeman.
Two weeks into 2015, the Atlanta Falcons running back had compiled 106 total yards on 29 touches. But Tevin Coleman's fractured ribs opened the door for Freeman's massive breakout.
Anyone who waited to see how he'd handle the starting role probably missed out. In his first taste of primary billing, Freeman registered 193 total yards and three touchdowns against the Dallas Cowboys. 
After starting the season on the waiver wire in most leagues, he finished as ESPN.com's top-scoring running back. That doesn't mean anyone available in over 50 percent of ESPN.com leagues will make a similar impact this year, but players unowned now will end 2016 as valuable contributors.
Of course, figuring out who is the hard part. Let's take a look at some of the top guys to grab heading into Week 3.
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