Waiver Wire - Week 6

You can put in waiver wire claims based on positions you need or to hoard against your opponents. Most players listed below are owned in 60% or less of NFL.com leagues. Players are ranked according to how we recommend placing waiver wire claims to pick up players you will start this week. If there is a better available player in your league that is not listed here, it is likely because they are owned in more than 60% of NFL.com leagues. Check out The Rankings and add players according to whether you need players to start this week or later on during the season. 

Quarterbacks

  1. Josh McCown (6.4%) 
  2. Blake Bortles (24%) 
  3. Jay Cutler (62%) 
  4. Sam Bradford (32%) 
  5. Tyrod Taylor (54%) 
  6. Colin Kaepernick (42%) 
  7. Alex Smith (46%) 
  8. Derek Carr (24%) (BYE) 
  9. Nick Foles (44%) (BYE) 
  10. Tony Romo (56%) (STASH)

Running Backs

  1. Ronnie HIllman (42%) 
  2. David Johnson (42%) 
  3. Charcandrick West (1.1%) 
  4. Antonio Andrews (3.8%) 
  5. Chris Johnson (57%) 
  6. Theo Riddick (1.3%) 
  7. Duke Johnson (41%) 
  8. Javorius Allen (1.4%) 
  9. Knile Davis (31%) 
  10. Matt Jones (28%) 
  11. Anthony Dixon (1.2%) 
  12. Thomas Rawls (18.9%) 
  13. Ahmad Bradshaw (1.5%)
  14. Zach Zenner (0.3%) 
  15. Andre Williams (34%) 
  16. Christine Michael (5.1%) 
  17. Chris Thompson (1.3%)
  18. Bilal Powell (0.5%) 
  19. Robert Turbin (0.7%)
  20. Karlos Williams (48%) (STASH)

Wide Receivers

  1. Kamar Aiken (3.4%) 
  2. Rishard Matthews (31%) 
  3. Allen Hurns (23%) 
  4. Rueben Randle (11%) 
  5. Dwayne Harris (0.4%) 
  6. Marvin Jones (8%) 
  7. Willie Snead (15%) 
  8. Marquess Wilson (1.5%) 
  9. Percy Harvin (36%) 
  10. Jamison Crowder (0.6%) 
  11. Ted Ginn (6.2%) 
  12. Eddie Royal (2.8%) 
  13. Leonard Hankerson (8.7%) 
  14. Steve Johnson (20%) 
  15. Cecil Shorts (0.6) 
  16. Doug Baldwin (13%) 
  17. Jaelen Strong (18%) 
  18. Brandon Coleman (2%) 
  19. Ty Montgomery (3.6%) 
  20. Josh Huff (0.3%) 
  21. Chris Hogan (0.1%) 
  22. Devante Parker (16%) 
  23. Terrance Williams (42%) (BYE)
  24. Tavon Austin (17%) (BYE)
  25. Brandon LaFell (44%) (STASH)

Tight Ends

  1. Antonio Gates (57%)
  2. Crockette Gillmore (5%)
  3. Brent Celek (1.1%) 
  4. Anthony Fasano (0.3%) 
  5. Jacob Tamme (1.1%) 
  6. Gary Barnidge (34%) 
  7. Richard Rodgers (17%) 
  8. Derek Carrier (0.1%) 
  9. Jordan Reed (22%) 
  10. Zach Ertz (24%)
  11. Ladarius Green (20%) 
  12. Vernon Davis (40%) 
  13. Owen Daniels (12%) 
  14. Garrett Celek (0.1%) 
  15. Heath Miller (31%)