KC Joyner takes a look at passers and receivers who are still widely available in ESPN leagues and argues that fantasy football owners should pick them up while they still have the chance. Among the picks? The red-hot Kyle Orton and Sam Bradford.
Football Outsiders checks in with its weekly look at players whose matchups will elevate or deflate their fantasy value Sunday. Plus, as temperatures drop, they look at the effect weather has on fantasy performance.
Football Outsiders uses its advanced metrics to analyze Week 5 fantasy matchups. Among the findings: Start Jerome Harrison and Marion Barber, anyone on the Vikings is a good play and don't expect immediate returns from Braylon Edwards.
Kevin Goldstein notes that the Blue Jays had scouts at Kyle Drabek's Wednesday start for Double-A Altoona. Drabek is the prospect most-often mentioned in connection with a Phillies deal for Toronto ace Roy Halladay.