This article is part of our NFL Waiver Wire series.
We're officially down to the last few chances to sneak into the fantasy playoffs, and each win counts more than ever. I suppose there's also a chance you're reading this while undefeated and reaping the laurels of a stacked roster, but something tells me the larger audience for Waiver Wire columns is involved in a different scenario.
Usually by this point in the season, pickings are too slim to find much more than one-week bandages. Fortunately, we've actually got a handful of options to pick from that could be legitimate gems, the kind who could provide fairly high-upside value for a number of weeks. This Thursday article is our second waiver wire piece of the week, intended to give a broad overview of players worth fantasy consideration. Every Monday, Kevin Payne's first edition of the Waiver Wire series summarizes the top names.
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The list below includes players rostered in no more than 50 percent of Yahoo leagues and is listed in order of preference based on half-point per reception scoring and a 12-team league. Depending on your league's scoring and roster settings, certain players might warrant higher consideration than what is listed. Each player's listed roster percentage is based on Tuesday's Yahoo statistics, to give a general sense of availability for a given week.
Jameis Winston vs. Falcons (4 percent) — Winston hasn't officially been named the