CFB Waiver Wire: Players to Pick Up Week 5

CFB Waiver Wire: Players to Pick Up Week 5

This article is part of our CFB Waiver Wire series.

Throughout the college football season, I'll pick two guys from every active conference who either caught my eye in the previous week or who have a favorable match-up in the near future. As always, I'll get to any questions or comments you have in the comments section below.

First though, here are the guys who made me look good last week;

Army QB Christian Anderson (38.6 points)
Syracuse RB Sean Tucker (30.6 points)
Oklahoma State RB Jaylen Warren (27.4 points)
Alabama TE Jahleel Billingsley (24.5 points)
UAB TE Gerrit Prince (24.5 points)
Texas Tech WR Kaylon Geiger (24.0 points)

Also wanted to give everyone a friendly reminder to keep up with news updates all the way up to the games as we saw QB Jaxson Dart, QB Austin Kendall & RB King Doerue all be ruled out prior to their teams' games with various injuries.

Slate Background: Our Thursday Night primetime game is Virginia at Miami. Friday Night has an interesting slate of games including Houston at Tulsa, Iowa at Maryland and BYU at Utah State. My fantasy goggles are on the following contests from the upcoming Saturday slate; Arizona State at UCLA, Arkansas at Georgia, Duke at North Carolina, Texas at TCU, Louisville at Wake Forest, Ole Miss at Alabama and Auburn at LSU. So many intriguing match-ups and I'm not even talking about those sneaky non-power five schools.

*Fantasy Points referenced in article are DK format.
**To qualify for recommendations, players must be rostered in less than

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Nick Grays
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