With a quarter of the NFL season now behind us, we all have a firm grasp of the direction our teams are headed. For those of you who are going in the wrong direction and need a little bit of help, each sleeper named in this article can help turn things around.
Whether it was bad drafting, injuries taking their toll or bye weeks coming to fruition, everyone has a hole or two on their team. That’s where these guys come in. They’re not meant to become crucial parts of your team going forward, but rather brief, one-week plugs to cover up those holes.
Am I going to guarantee that every one of these guys has a big week? Of course not. But based on the numbers, situation and matchup, I’m fairly confident with each player on the list.
If you’re in need of a quick fix this week, keep reading and you might find it. As always, though, your team will only go as far as you take it. Don’t feel obligated to start anyone just because they’re here. If you find other matches that seem more appealing, roll with your gut. I’m here to help, not manage your team.
So without further ado, here are the 10 best fantasy sleepers of Week 5.