I’ve been playing Fantasy Football for a decade and a half, and I can’t remember a day which inspired so much grief in such a short span of time. Twitter was abuzz with owners complaining about they lost by a mere point or two due to one of these four major stars going down. While the timeframe differs amongst each player in terms of the duration of their expected absence, one thing is clear – injuries breed opportunity in the form of the waiver wire.
It may not be what you want to read, and I understand that. But you should all know me well at this point, I like to cheer folks up. Will Dallas Cowboys fans be upset that they drew the short end of the stick this season, losing both Dez Bryant and now Romo? Sure. But none of us can change that, and as much as it stinks losing integral parts of your team, it creates chances for backup players to really shine, including several that are widely unowned. Here’s the Week 3 Waiver Wire top picks from the Wizard’s Wand.