Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Week 12

Ty Johnson
Traditionally, Week 12 means a fantastic week filled with family, friends, food, and lots of football. With a full slate of three Thursday games, plus a pair of loaded rosters from the Arizona Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs unavailable due to the bye week, the Week 12 waiver wire might be the most important run [...]
Traditionally, Week 12 means a fantastic week filled with family, friends, food, and lots of football.With a full slate of three Thursday games, plus a pair of loaded rosters from the Arizona Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs unavailable due to the bye week, the Week 12 waiver wire might be the most important run of the year.Here are the top free agents to target ahead of Week 12 and how much of your remaining FAAB to use. And Happy Thanksgiving!FAAB denotes Free Agent Acquisition BudgetTy Johnson (RB) New York Jets (15% FAAB) - Before Week 11, when the bottom fell out, Ty Johnson already had standalone value playing nearly 40% of New York's snaps and averaging nearly four targets per game. Now, with rookie Michael Carter expected to miss multiple weeks with a sprained ankle, Johnson offers RB2 upside for the next several games and should see plenty of passes as well as carries. View Johnson as a low-end RB2 in PPR leagues for the next few weeks and bid accordingly.Cedrick Wilson (WR) Dallas Cowboys (8% FAAB) - With Amari Cooper (COVID) out and CeeDee Lamb (concussion) looking very unlikely on short rest, Wilson is in-line to be the Cowboy's No 2 wideout on Thanksgiving and gets an appealing home matchup against a fading Las Vegas secondary that has allowed a league-worst six TD grabs to enemy wideouts over the past five weeks. Wilson will be on the Week 12 WR3 radar and is worth...To read the rest of Week 12's waiver wire picks, become a FullTime Member, and get access to all premium content, including 24/7 Discord access, weekly snap reports, customized projections for your league settings, and more! Click here!