Maurice Morris

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Week 14 Playoffs

Christian Ponder, Marion Barber and Ricky Williams lead the way this week
<p> Christian Ponder, Marion Barber and Ricky Williams lead the way this week</p>

It’s playoff time — for most of you at least. Now is the time of year where every move has to be the right one or your fantasy football season is over. Of course this late in the 2011 season, pickings are slim on the waiver wire. But there are a few names out there that could be beneficial as you make your way through the playoffs.

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Week 13 and Playoffs

T.J. Yates, Caleb Hanie and Vince Young lead the way this week
<p> T.J. Yates, Caleb Hanie and Vince Young lead the way this week</p>

The playoffs start for some fantasy football leagues in Week 13, for many more this is the final push to try and secure a spot before the playoffs start. This late into the season, there’s not a whole lot to trust on the waiver wire; they wouldn’t be on there if you could.

Jackie Battle, Montario Hardesty and 4 Other Running Backs to Avoid in Week 8

Just because a running back gets playing time doesn't mean you should start him
<p> Just because a running back gets playing time doesn't mean you should start him.</p>

Due to injuries and due to byes this week there are a number of fantasy owners scrambling to find a one-week waiver wire replacement in their lineups for Week 8. Nowhere does this seem as prevalent as at the running back position.

And just because they are out there, just because they are perhaps going to get the bulk of the work, there are plenty of running backs whose match ups this week just aren’t worth the headache.

Here’s a look at the names I left off of the Week 8 Waiver Wire story and why you should avoid them, too.

Fantasy Football: Waiver Wire Week 7

DeMarco Murray, Tim Tebow and Maurice Morris lead the list of must pick-ups in week 7

By CorbyYarbrough, @Corby_Yarbrough

It is Week 7, the third week of bye weeks, and some big names go on vacation this weekend. You need someone to step in off the waiver wire and hold down the fort for a week, or maybe more in some cases.

WEEK 7 BYES: Buffalo, Cincinnati, New England, New York Giants, Philadelphia, San Francisco

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<p> DeMarco Murray, Tim Tebow and Maurice Morris lead the list of must pick-ups in week 7</p>
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