The pickings are getting slim off the waiver wire this late in the year. Especially when you only select players that are less than 50% owned in Yahoo Leagues. Here are my waiver recommendations for week 9.
QB – Matt Cassel – (37% owned in Yahoo Leagues) Cassel plays Miami in week 9 which should be the tastiest matchup of the lesser owned quarterbacks.
RB – Chris Ogbonnaya – (2% owned in Yahoo Leagues) Ogbonnaya may get a start or two with Hardesty on the mend and Hillis nursing a hamstring injury.
WR – Michael Crabtree – (40% owned in Yahoo Leagues) Crabtree had a receiving TD this week and posted a respectable 16 fantasy points in PPR leagues this week. He has played well of late and should be grabbed off the wire.
TE – Jake Ballard – (30% owned in Yahoo Leagues) I wouldn’t want to start Ballard on a regular basis, but he makes for a good bye week filler.
DEF – Kansas City – (22% owned in Yahoo Leagues) The Chiefs play the Dolphins who are coming off a demoralizing loss to the Giants in wee