The key to any successful fantasy football season is picking up players from the waiver wire that turn out to be stars. These additions to your roster can make the difference between dominating everyone in your league and watching your fantasy playoffs unfold from the losers bracket.
Deciding which players to pick up after the first week of the season can be kind of a crap shoot. Some guys have a huge first week of the season and never come close to those numbers again, while for others their Week 1 outburst is just a sign of things to come.
Here are the five names that will be hottest on your waiver wire and my analysis on whether or not they're worth your time.