Are you ready for a grip of Thursday football? Well, you better be with so many teams going early, and you need to make sure these waiver-wire gems are on your squad while you're at it.
By the time you read this, it may already be too late. The work week is short. That is the good news followed by a heap of bad in that your normal fantasy football procrastination just isn't going to fly heading into Turkey Day.
So here are the players you need to nab now before the rest of your friends and fellow owners figure out that we have six teams worth of players suiting up in a few days.
The best news is that there is plenty of talent if you are so inclined. It is lead by Toby Gerhart who is sure to lend a huge hand in this week's matchup.
1. Toby Gerhart, Minnesota Vikings
It is more likely that Adrian Peterson will miss at least this coming game against the Falcons on Sunday. he claims that he is going to do everything in his power to get back and not miss any time, but that is all on his ankle.
That leaves Gerhart to get a significant increase in his touches. Look for him to get a great deal of yardage as he takes over duties as the Vikings starter.
2. Chris Ogbonnaya, Cleveland Browns
The Browns have been waiting for anybody to step up in the backfield. With Peyton Hillis still ailing, Ogbonnaya had a breakout game last week.
Even if Hillis or even Montario Hardesty suit up, the Browns simply can't keep Ogbonnaya's talent benched.
3. Matt Moore, Miami Dolphins
Moore has shown some great promise as the Dolphins quarterback, and consider how inconsistent the Cowboys secondary has been.