Should You add Phillip Rivers to your fantasy football team?
Week 3 Waiver Wire Pickups
The Week 3 Waiver Wire Pickups piece won’t be as full of waiver wire options like there was last week, but there are still a few guys who you can add to give your team some depth and help with injuries.
Philip Rivers – Chargers (ESPN OWNED 31.9%/YAHOO OWNED 38%)
One of the things that worried me about Rivers the most was his offensive line, which has played surprisingly well through 2 games. Against the Eagles, Rivers took only one sack while passing for 419 yards and 3 touchdowns. Through 2 games he’s been averaging 307 passing yards, with 7 touchdowns to just 1 interception. He’s a very dicey QB1 because of the lack of playmakers in the receiving game, but he’s earned out trust as a QB2.
Sam Bradford – Rams (ESPN Owned 90.3%/YAHOO OWNED 47%)
I was a bit surprised that Bradford is owned in less than 50% of Yahoo! fantasy leagues. He passed for 352 yards, which is his season average ...