Darren Waller Fantasy Football Advice: Foster Moreau Among Top Tight End Replacement Options
Photo by Chris Unger/Getty Images. Pictured: Las Vegas Raider tight end Darren Waller
- Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller is inactive for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
- Waller was questionable throughout the day on Sunday, but his latest injury status could send fantasy football players into a panic.
- We polled our fantasy football experts for the top last-minute tight end replacement options.
In somewhat surprising news, Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller was listed as a game-time decision for Sunday’s NFL Week 7 games against the Philadelphia Eagles.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Waller injured his ankle and heel after getting tangled up with a teammate during Friday’s practice.
Because of the injury, the Raiders officially listed Waller as questionable for today’s matchup against Philly.
The news got even worst for Raiders fans and fantasy football players as Waller is officially inactive for Sunday’s game against the Eagles.
So what should fantasy football players who counted on Waller do now with very little time until Eagles vs. Raiders kickoff?
We tapped our fantasy football experts for last-minute advice.
Fantasy Football Week 7 Tight End Rankings & Strategy
The Action Network’s fantasy football analyst Sean Koerner weighed in with his thoughts on how to approach Waller today:
“It comes down to risk tolerance. If I’m a favorite, I may lean toward playing a different tight end. If you want to wait on Waller, be sure to add Moreau who would jump up to TE20 in my rankings”
Here’s a look at The Action Network’s latest fantasy football Week 7 rankings, which currently lists Waller as the No. 2 tight end.
According to the latest NFL odds, the Raiders are 2.5-point home favorites against the Eagles, with the over/under listed at 48.5.