Marcus Mariota is in the midst of his best stretch of play entering Week 8's home game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night.
Nick Novak's three field goals were all the Houston Texans could muster in Week 7 and he ranks sixth among kickers in scoring entering Week 8 against the Detroit Lions.
Jack Doyle, who caught nine passes and a touchdown last week, is the leading tight end target with Dwayen Allen (ankle) banged up heading into Week 8 against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Cairo Santos has collected at least eight points in four of six games so far this season, and gets a great matchup Sunday against a Colts defense allowing 28.6 points per game, 28th in the league.
Jamison Crowder could once again see an uptick in targets Sunday in London against the Bengals if tight end Jordan Reed (concussion) isn't ready to return.
Marqise Lee is emerging as the Jacksonville Jaguars' most reliable target and leads all the wideouts with 29 receptions entering Week 8 on Thursday night against the Tennessee Titans.
Davante Adams has five touchdowns in six games, and while last week's 13-132-2 line came out of nowhere, he's showing a nice knack of the end zone with a matchup against a Falcons defense that has allowed 15 touchdown receptions to date.
Terrelle Pryor will be up against the Jets on Sunday as he tries to recover from a hamstring injury that limited him to just 18 yards on two receptions in last week’s contest.
Cordarrelle Patterson has scored in consecutive games while seeing six targets in three straight entering a Monday night contest against a Bears defense that just allowed three different Packers to catch 10 or more passes.
Trevor Siemian took a back seat to the Broncos' running game in Week 7, but gets a more favorable matchup Sunday against a Chargers defense allowing over 276 passing yards a game, 24th in the league.
Cameron Brate has tapered off since his mini-hot streak, but faces a Raiders defense on Sunday that’s given up four touchdowns to opposing tight ends this season.
Dustin Hopkins will get to kick at London's Wembley Stadium on Sunday against a Bengals defense that has allowed over 20 points in all but two games this season.
Tyrod Taylor passed for 246 yards and a touchdown when the Bills played the New England Patriots earlier this season, and the Pats are allowing 259 passing yards per game overall in 2016.
After not playing much of a role in the first five weeks, Shepard broke out in a big way against the 49ers (five receptions, 77 yards and a touchdown) and could find room to roam on Sunday against the Raiders’ bottom-five secondary.
Josh Lambo kicked four field goals for the second straight game last week, but even playing at altitude Sunday he'll be facing a Broncos defense allowing 16.7 points per game, sixth in the league.
Ryan Succop is tied for 35th in scoring entering Week 8 against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
C.J. Fiedorowicz has managed to sustain a good catch rate despite the erratic performance of quarterback Brock Osweiler as the Houston Texans prepare for a Week 8 home game against the Detroit Lions, who rank 13th in yards per game and 30th in touchdowns allowed to tight ends.
Pierre Garcon was outplayed by Jamison Crowder and DeSean Jackson last week, but any of the three could emerge as the leading Redskins receiver Sunday against the Bengals.
Cole Beasley will be looking to top 50 receiving yards for the seventh straight game while all eyes will be on Ezekiel Elliott and Dez Bryant against the Eagles on Sunday.
Jacob Tamme will hope to take advantage of the Packers’ weakness against tight ends this weekend, as they allowed 40 of their 120 passing yards last week to go to the Bears’ tight end, Zach Miller.
Matt Asiata has seen his work in the passing game increase and could be in for a bigger role if Jerick McKinnon's ankle injury lingers into a Monday night matchup with a Bears defense that ranks 17th against the run.
Mason Crosby has scored 39 points over the last four games and faces a Falcons defense that is allowing 28.4 points per game.
Chris Thompson managed 113 yards on 19 touches last week, and should once again be involved out of the Redskins backfield Sunday against the Bengals.
Vernon Davis will start at tight end Sunday against the Bengals if Jordan Reed (concussion) isn't cleared to play.
Jermaine Kearse will be looking to parlay his role as the third option in Seattle's passing game into his first touchdown of the season Sunday against New Orleans' 30th-ranked secondary.
Rishard Matthews is the Tennessee Titans' most reliable target week-to-week as they prepare for a Week 8 home game Thursday night against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Quincy Enunwa scored a 69-yard touchdown last weekend and clashes with a Cleveland Browns defense on Sunday that's surrendered 18 passing touchdowns in 2016, which is tied for last in the NFL.
Ryan Fitzpatrick is back under center for the New York Jets and has a juicy matchup against a Cleveland Browns defense on Sunday that's surrendered 18 passing touchdowns in 2016, which is tied for last in the NFL.
Alex Smith attempted fewer than 25 passes for the second straight game in Week 7 as the Chiefs re-commit to the running game, but he does have a favorable matchup Sunday against a Colts defense allowing over 281 passing yards a game, 25th in the league.
Mohamed Sanu caught just two passes for 16 yards last week, but will face the Packers this weekend, a defense that is ranked last against opposing wide receivers.
Kyle Rudolph is averaging eight targets weekly but faces a Bears defense on Monday night that has held all opposing tight ends to 50 yards or less.
Jason Myers is tied for 18th in placekicker scoring entering Week 8's game against the Tennessee Titans, who rank 17th in scoring defense.
Ty Montgomery has 32 touches in his last two games, and though he could see fewer snaps at running back with Knile Davis getting acclimated to the playbook, his continued presence in the backfield against a Falcons 27th ranked defense offers plenty appeal that comes with wide receiver eligibility.
Caleb Sturgis will face the Cowboys on Sunday after connecting on a pair of field goal tries last week.
Graham Gano missed an extra point ahead of the team’s bye week, and may be seeing the end of his rope after missing nine kicks (six field goals, three PATs) last season and five this season (three field goals, two PATs), but he'll try to get back on track Sunday against the Cardinals.
Chester Rogers had a disappointing Week 7 but could be the second wideout if Phillip Dorsett (hamstring) remains out of action heading into Week 8 against the Kansas City Chiefs, who rank 31st in yards allowed per game to wide receivers.
Alfred Blue had his most playing time of the season in Week 7 due to a Lamar Miller shoulder injury and could emerge as the lead back for the Houston Texans in Week 8 against the Detroit Lions, pending Miller's status.
Josh Huff scored on a kick return last week, but repeating that feat won't be easy Sunday in Dallas.
Roberto Aguayo missed another field goal against the 49ers and will be on even-thinner ice on Sunday against the Raiders, another team who once used a top-two round pick on a kicker—only their pick (Sebastian Janikowski) panned out.
Wil Lutz didn’t attempt a field goal last week, but playing indoors in the Superdome for the Saints’ offense always makes him an intriguing play, even if he has to face Bobby Wagner and the block-hungry Seahawks defense on Sunday.
Brandon LaFell will be up against Washington on Sunday after posting four touchdowns over the last three games, and he’ll face a defense that’s allowed five touchdowns to opposing wide receivers this year.
Robby Anderson racked up 71 yards from scrimmage last weekend and could be emerging as the No. 3 wideout for the New York Jets; he'll have a tasty matchup on Sunday against a Cleveland defense that is 29th in the NFL in passing yards allowed per game.
Erik Swoope, who has played 74 snaps the last two weeks with Dwayne Allen (ankle) out, is the second tight end entering Week 8 against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Cody Parkey will be up against the Jets in Week 8 to face a defense that has held opposing kickers to one or fewer field goals in four of their last five contests.
Charles Clay had five targets last weekend and has the chance to shine in the absence of Sammy Watkins and Robert Woods on Sunday against a New England defense that's 20th in the NFL in terms of passing yards allowed per game.
Brock Osweiler hasn't been good all season, but could be a fantasy fill-in for other quarterbacks on a bye in Week 8 when the Houston Texans are home against the Detroit Lions, who rank 23rd in passing defense.
Corey Brown is locked in battle to be the Panthers’ second receiver with Ted Ginn, but it may not matter this Sunday as the Cardinals secondary is in the top-10 in terms of fantasy points to opposing receivers.
Richard Rodgers has one or two catches in every game to date while not topping 25 yards, but faces a Falcons defense that has allowed five tight ends to score in seven games.
Jerick McKinnon labored through an ankle injury last week, and running behind a poor offensive line, he could give carries away to the more powerful Matt Asiata in Week 8 against a mediocre Bears rush defense that allows 107.0 yards per game on the ground.
Kendall Wright fell back to earth in Week 7 following a meteoric Week 6 and is an iffy play for Week 8, a Thursday night matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars.