Austin enjoyed the game of his life last week, racking up 138 receiving yards and two touchdowns off of just two catches and then also ran back a punt for a touchdown as well. He is likely to be the hottest guy off the waiver wire this week, despite the upcoming bye.
Austin came into the season with plenty of hype, but the Rams desire to have him focus more on the return game than on his work as a receiver stunted his fantasy value. If he can continue to do both and prove reliable, as opposed to a one-game wonder, then he could be a big bonus for the fantasy playoffs.
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