This is not a good week for deep leagues. Even if we completely forget about the injuries, fantasy owners still have to negotiate six teams on bye weeks that all have strong fantasy plays.
So, looking at who to put in your flex spot is a little confusing. It's hard enough to actually fill the designated positions.
Still, you've got to figure out a way to fill the flex position. These guys may not appear to be the best options, even in a deep week. Still, the payoff that they can give you is potentially huge.
Yes, they might be considered gambles, but that's the nature of the flex position.