Darrius Heyward-Bey: Week 8 Fantasy Outlook

RotoWireContributor October 23, 2013

Heyward-Bey saw an increase in snaps during Week 7's contest against Denver, catching four passes for 44 yards and a touchdown, and taking a reverse 30 yards. This was before the season-ending injury to Reggie Wayne, who Heyward-Bey will replace in the starting lineup following a Week 8 bye.
DHB will now assume a starting role and still has the ability to get behind defenses. Not always known for his sure hands, he'll be hard pressed to replace Wayne from a consistency standpoint, but there's certainly some appeal. The Colts face a touch pass defense at Houston following the off week.