Whew, that was a lotta injuries in Week 2. Not totally unexpected given the limited training camp schedule and lack of preseason games, but still, woof. It is essential that as fantasy owners we make adjustments, and find replacements for those starting IDPs we were so excited that we landed in our drafts. Now the work begins…and the fun, to be quite honest.

Bye Weeks coming up: Do not concern yourself until Week 5. 

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Linebackers

Joe Thomas DAL

Thomas racked up double digit total tackles (TT) with six each solo and assisted, one being for a loss of yards (TFL). He also contributed a QB hit/hurry (QH) against the visiting Falcons. He should continue to see plenty of snaps on defense with Leighton Vander Esch and Sean Lee both sidelined.

Kyle Van Noy MIA

Van Noy was on the field for nearly every defensive down (95%) in Week 2, and managed to force a fumble (FF) against the Bills. He also had four solo tackles and a PD. He should continue to...