Another six-team bye week, and another week with minimal rising IDP stars to target to plug holes in your starting lineup. Fortunately for fantasy owners, the bye weeks end after Week 12. Yippee! Not many sinking defensive players this week, either, on the plus side.

Bye Weeks coming up:Current Week: Buffalo, Cleveland, Miami, New England, New York Jets, San Francisco; Week 12: Kansas City, Los Angeles Rams; Week 13 and beyond: No more bye weeks!

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Deion Jones ATL

Jones is returning to the active roster, after recovering from his Game 1 foot injury. He is a top 5 LB and although likely will be held to limited snaps to begin, he is someone you need to target if he is still sitting on your league’s waiver wire or free agent list. Put in your claim right now, go ahead, stop reading and make the move.

Alex Anzalone NO

He played a majority of the snaps on defense in Week 10 against the Bengals, and the second-year player picked up his...