Waiver wire pickups are much more important than it’s ever been before in any fantasy season, with the amount of injuries sustained thus far. It seems like there’s more names added to the list each week. With zero teams on a bye week this week, you won’t need to work the waiver wire as much, but there are numerous options under 60 percent ownership that could help your fantasy team.
I’ve said it every week thus far: active fantasy managers win their leagues. Working the waiver wire each week can prove to be crucial come fantasy playoff time. Injuries are unpredictable and you never know which one of these guys could end up starting in your fantasy championship roster.
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Here are top waiver wire pickups for Week 12 worth adding to your fantasy roster. Players are chosen based on their schedule strength moving forward as well as their usages and efficiencies in their respective offenses.
And, of course, some players will be added near the end that are drop-worthy candidates, but no by means are must-drops.
Players must be owned in less than 60 percent of ESPN leagues to be included in the fantasy football Week 12 waiver wire pickups column. All ownerships for waiver wire players will be provided and will reflect that of Monday evening.