Cooper Kupp, wide receiver for the Los Angeles Rams, made only three catches for minus-1 yard before incurring an ankle injury in his team’s loss vs the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. He did not return.
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The Rams have already had their bye, so Kupp might miss games. With the star WR’s participation in question, Allen Robinson and Van Jefferson’s role in Los Angeles’ offense increases. Ben Skowronek is expected to step in for Cooper Kupp.
Tennessee Titans WR Nick Westbrook-Ikhine scored a 63-yard touchdown against the Denver Broncos. Darius Slayton, Marquez Valdes Scantling and Laviska Shenault are the other top waiver wire targets for Week 11.
Several injuries and standout rookie performances were major influencers for Opoyi’s week 11 waiver wire list. We’re providing the priority order in which to target players as well as suggestions for how much of your Free Agent Acquisition Budget (FAAB) to use.
Nick Westbrook Ikhine – (Recommended FAAB: 2% of overall budget)
The Tennessee WR had a big Sunday this week. He successfully received five out of his eight targets for 119 yards and two touchdowns against the Denver Broncos.
Darius Slayton – (Recommended FAAB: 3% of overall budget)
The New York Jets wide receiver went for a 54-yard touchdown on the opening drive against the Houston Texans. He received three out of four throws for 95 yards.
Marquez Valdes Scantling – (Recommended FAAB: 5% of overall budget)
Marquez Valdes-Scantling caught three of four targets for 60 yards and a touchdown in Kansas City Chiefs’ 27-17 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. With JuJu Smith-Schuster out with head injury, he is a prime waiver wire target for Week 11.
Laviska Shenault – (Recommended FAAB: 2% of overall budget)
The Carolina Panthers WR caught three of four targets for 17 yards vs Atlanta Falcons. He rushed two times for 42 yards and a touchdown.
Nico Collins – (Recommended FAAB: 2% of overall budget)
The Houston Texans WR, after missing two games, caught a 12-yard fade from quarterback Davis Mills to score against the New York Giants on Sunday. He caught five of 10 targets for 49 yards.
Julio Jones – (Recommended FAAB: 5% of overall budget)
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR scored the first NFL touchdown on German soil. He recorded three receptions on five targets for 53 yards in his team’s win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
Donovan Peoples Jones – (Recommended FAAB: 5% of overall budget)
Donovan Peoples-Jones secured five of nine targets for 99 yards in the Cleveland Browns’ 39-17 loss to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. He recorded a season high in receptions and receiving yards.
Christian Watson – (Recommended FAAB: 3% of overall budget)
Rostered by 8% fantasy managers in Yahoo leagues, the Green Bay Packers WR recorded more than 30 points in Week 10. He had three touchdown receptions in his team’s 31-28 win over the Dallas Cowboys.
Foster Moreau – (Recommended FAAB: 3% of overall budget)
A four-yard touchdown grab by the Las Vegas Raiders tight end helped the team lead the Indianapolis Colts 10-7 at half-time. In his team’s loss, he caught 3 of 4 targets for 43 yards and a touchdown.
Moreau is expected to be lead TE for a couple more games with Darren Waller injured.
Zay jones – (Recommended FAAB: 1% of overall budget)
The Jacksonville Jaguars WR caught eight of 10 targets for 68 yards in his team’s 27-17 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. He was second across the board to Christian Kirk in receptions, receiving yards and targets.
Rachaad White – (Recommended FAAB: 15% of overall budget)
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB had 22 carries for 105 rushing yards in a 21-16 win over the Seattle Seahawks. With Leonard Fournette out with a hip injury, White got a lot of Tom Brady’s attention.
Jaylen Warren – (Recommended FAAB: 3% of overall budget)
The Pittsburgh Steelers RB had nine rushes for 37 yards in his side’s win over the New Orleans Saints. While Najee Harris led the team, Warren saw 12 touches in his expanded role.
Jerick McKinnon – (Recommended FAAB: 2% of overall budget)
The Kansas City Chiefs RB caught six of his eight targets for 56 yard in a 27-17 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars.