2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire Pickups, Adds and NFL Injury Report

Pat Mayo recaps Week 4 with Steve Buchanan, discusses his 2019 Fantasy Football Rankings for the Week 5 Waiver Wire and updates you on the injuries and news from the NFL.

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2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire: Show Index

0:22 Giveaways
3:52 Week 4 Recap
11:34 NFL Power Rankings
26:33 Chubb Ekeler
35:40 RB Adds/Injuries
43:09 WR Adds/Injuries
55:05 TE Adds/Injuries
1:00:38 QB Streams
1:04:49 DST Streams
1:08:48 Monday Night Football
1:13:34 Early Week 5 Spreads


2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire: Notes

  • All players must be less than 60 percent owned in leagues
  • Last Updated: Tuesday Night
  • PPR Scoring
  • Full waiver analysis on Monday show (Here)
  • Bye Weeks: DET, MIA


2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire Pickups: Running Back

Jaylen Samuels
Frank Gore
Rashaad Penny
Ronald Jones
Jordan Howard
Carlos Hyde
Raheem Mostert
Chris Thompson
Darrel Williams
Latavius Murray
Nyheim Hines
Rex Burkhead
Gus Edwards
Alexander Mattison
Tony Pollard
Ito Smith
Malcolm Brown
Gio Bernard
Jordan Wilkins
Ryquell Armstead
Jonathan Hillman
Dion Lewis
Jeff Wilson
Darwin Thompson
C.J. Prosise
Justice Hill
Kalen Ballage


2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire Pickups: Wide Receiver

Phillip Dorsett
Golden Tate
Geronimo Allison
Robby Anderson
Auden Tate
Diontae Johnson
Preston Williams
Cole Beasley
Mohamed Sanu
Paul Richardson
A.J. Brown
Nelson Agholor
DeVante Parker
Albert Wilson
Trent Sherfield
Rashard Higgins
Parris Campbell
Corey Davis
Deebo Samuel
Zach Pascal
Chris Conley
Dante Pettis
Trey Quinn
KeeSean Johnson
Randall Cobb
Deon Cain
Adam Humphries
Hunter Renfrow
Devin Smith
Keke Coutee
Darius Slayton


2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire Pickups: Tight End

Chris Herndon (Back Week 6)
Ben Watson
Tyler Eifert
Vernon Davis
Eric Ebron
Jason Witten
Noah Fant
Dawson Knox
Jack Doyle


2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire Pickups: QB Streams

Andy Dalton vs ARZ
Jacoby Brissett at KC
Sam Darnold (Q) at PHI
Jameis Winston at NO
Kirk Cousins at NYG
Teddy Bridgewater vs TB
Chase Daniel at OAK
Jimmy Garoppolo vs CLE


2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire Pickups: DST Streams

TEN vs BUF
SF vs CLE
CAR vs JAX
CLE at SF
PHI vs NYJ
NYG vs MIN


2019 Week 5 Waiver Wire: Week 3 Injury Report

Injury Report next updated Monday Afternoon

RB

James Conner (ankle) — Questionable for Week 5
Marlon Mack (ankle) — Exited game; Probable for Week 5
Jamaal Williams (head) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Justin Jackson (calf) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Saquon Barkley (ankle) — Missed Week 4; Out another 3-8 weeks
Damien Williams (knee) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Devin Singletary (hamstring) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Tevin Coleman (ankle) — On bye Week 4; Expected to miss another 1-4 weeks
Rashaad Penny (hamstring) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5

WR

Jon Ross (shoulder) — Exited game; Out multiple weeks
Jarvis Landry (concussion) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Davante Adams (toe) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Parris Campbell (abdominal) — Questionable for Week 5
Christian Kirk (ankle) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Kenny Stills (hamstring) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Dontrelle Inman (quad) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Breshad Perriman (hamstring) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Jakeem Grant (hamstring) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Mike Williams (back) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Terry McLaurin (hamstring) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Danny Amendola (chest) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Damiere Byrd (hamstring) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
T.Y. Hilton (quad) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Travis Benjamin (hip) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Michael Gallup (knee) — Missed Week 4; Out 1-4 weeks
Tre’Quan Smith (ankle) — Missed Week 4; Out 2-6 weeks
A.J. Green (ankle) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Tyreek Hill (shoulder) — Missed Week 4; Expected to miss another 2-6 weeks
DeSean Jackson (groin) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Albert Wilson (calf) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Demaryius Thomas (hamstring) — On bye Week 4; Bye Week 5
Rashard Higgins (knee) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Allen Hurns (concussion) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Taylor Gabriel (concussion) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5

QB

Mitch Trubisky (shoulder) — Exited game; Doubtful for Week 5
Josh Allen (head) — Exited game; Questionable for Week 5
Gardner Minshew (ankle) — Remained in game; Questionable for Week 5
Drew Brees (thumb) —  Missed Week 4; Out 4-6 weeks
Sam Darnold (mono) — On bye Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Cam Newton (foot) — Missed Week 4; Out 2-4 weeks

TE

TJ Hockenson (concussion) — Exited game; Doubtful for Week 5
Vance McDonald (shoulder) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Jordan Reed (concussion) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5
Virgil Green (groin) — Missed Week 4; Questionable for Week 5


2019 Week 4 Running Back Snap Shares

NOTE: Sometimes there is more than one RB on the field at the same time OR none. Hence why each team’s snap share doesn’t necessary equal 100%.

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