Jake Elliott and the Eagles' offense should score plenty of points in Week 8
In most leagues, Kai Forbath was the highest-scoring fantasy kicker in Week 7. He is owned in less than eight percent of fantasy leagues, but this isn't saying to pick him up. Rather, picking a kicker each week is tough. Matt Bryant has been dealing with a back issue, but he's played through it. However, missing two field goals in Week 7 was brutal for his fantasy owners. Dan Bailey left with a groin injury and now should be dropped for fantasy purposes.
For Week 8, Jake Elliott is the top-ranked kicker. He's been less than perfect all season, missing three field goals, but the Eagles' offense is on fire, which means points for everyone — even the kicker. The Eagles face the San Francisco 49ers in Week 8 and should continue their hot offensive streak.
Teams on bye: Arizona, Green Bay, Jacksonville, Los Angeles Rams, New York Giants, Tennessee
— Rankings by Sarah Lewis, who is part of the Athlon Contributor network and lives, eats, and breathes fantasy football. She also writes for SoCalledFantasyExperts.com among other sites. Have a fantasy football question? Send it to her on Twitter @Sarah_Lewis32.