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2018 Fantasy Football Week 8 Rankings


The NFL has been pretty crazy over the last week with multiple trades. These are all affecting the 2018 Fantasy Football Week 8 Rankings and beyond.

We’ve seen Carlos Hyde get traded to the Jaguars, Amari Cooper going to the Cowboys. Even a solid cornerback, Eli Apple get traded to the Saints. This leaves questions about what this does not only their value, but to their new teammates.

Bye weeks teams this week are Tennessee Titans, Los Angeles Chargers, Dallas Cowboys and Atlanta Falcons.

2018 Fantasy Football Week 8 Rankings

Each week I will be giving some notes for things you will want to keep an eye on as the week progresses. It will be mostly injury related, but anything that could affect the rankings, that we know about, will be mentioned. Then you can come back and review the rankings as lineup lock get closer.

  • LeSean McCoy left Sundays game with a concussion. He is questionable.
  • Torrey Smith is likely out after injuring his knee in Week 7.
  • Giovani Bernard is still recovering from a sprained MCL is questionable this week.
  • Emmanuel Sanders left Week 7 early with an ankle injury.
  • Royce Freeman also injured his ankle and is questionable.
  • Geronimo Allison and Randall Cobb are both hoping to return from their hamstring injuries.
  • Keke Coutee aggravated his hamstring injury and is unlikely to play in Week 8.
  • Ryan Grant is dealing with an ankle injury that forced him to miss Week 7.
  • Cooper Kupp who missed Week 7 with a sprained MCL could suit up this week.
  • Albert Wilson is done for the year with a hip injury.
  • Dalvin Cook is still recovering from a hamstring injury.
  • Sony Michel is likely going to miss this week after injuring his knee in Week 7.
  • Rob Gronkowski missed Week 7 with a back injury, but is hopeful he could play Monday night.
  • Ted Ginn is done for the year with a knee injury.
  • Bilal Powell is dealing with a neck injury and could legit miss this week.
  • Marshawn Lynch was put on IR with a groin injury.
  • Matt Breida is dealing with an ankle injury and only played five snaps last week.
  • Chris Thompson dealing with a rib injury still is questionable for Week 8.
  • Jamison Crowder dealing with an ankle injury and is questionable for Week 8.

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About Joe Bond

Not just another "Average Joe" when it comes to Fantasy Sports, he is the fantasy brain trust behind the up-and-coming website. He has been spreading his love and addiction of fantasy sports there and many other sites including,, and Joe has finished as the No. 5 Fantasy Football Draft Ranker on Fantasy Pros in 2014, while being the No. 1 QB ranker for in-season during 2016. He has also finished in the top-15 twice for Fantasy Baseball Draft Rankings. You can find him on Twitter, @F6P_Joe, where he is waiting by the keyboard for your question.

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