In his Week 8 waiver-wire column, Jamey Eisenberg takes a look at the wide receivers most worth adding ahead of this week's games.
The list is headlined by new Seahawks' No. 1 Doug Baldwin (33 percent owned), with
If you need to drop someone to make room for any pickups this week, he also recommends possibly parting ways with the
The story in Week 7 remained the same as it has been for most of the season for Patterson, despite his touchdown. He scored on a 4-yard screen pass in the second quarter, one of just two receptions on the game for him. He had just 9 yards total in the game, and that isn't even his worst performance of the season.
Patterson has just 32 yards on six receptions over the last three games, and has been a total non-factor as a rusher as well. We entered the season with high hopes for Patterson, but he just hasn't looked up to it yet. At this point, Patterson is still best left at the end of your bench, just in case he does figure it out.
Patterson hauled in a pass near the line of scrimmage on first and goal and found the end zone for a four-yard score in the second quarter. He was held at bay aside from the scoring play, adding one more reception and also gaining three yards on a carry. Patterson has only managed two receptions in four straight games, and he has just 19 receptions and 213 receiving yards in seven games. His next chance at a breakout will come against the Buccaneers in Week 8.
As expected, the
Meanwhile, defensive tackle
Patterson hauled in just two passes for 15 yards. He did receive a rushing attempt, but only gained 2 yards. Patterson appeared to be hindered by his hip injury. Though he was probable coming into the contest, Patterson may have aggravated the issue early. He spent a lot of time on the sideline while the offense was on the field, though the team never officially announced an injury for Patterson.
He'll look for more Week 7 against the Bills.
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