Fantasy Football Week 6 Cut List: Players you can drop for waiver-wire adds now


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What is the Cut List? The Cut List is our baseline guide for who you can drop off your Fantasy rosters to make room for waiver wire adds this week. Speaking of those waiver wire adds, Jamey has you covered — check back here shortly. We’ve arranged the cut candidates by position, then by the depth of the league. This will help you in small leagues (10 teams or less), large leagues (14-plus teams) and the more commonly known 12-team formats. 

Please note: It’s never a good idea to cut a player for no reason. Fantasy owners should only cut players they don’t envision themselves using in exchange for players they think they will eventually start. Just because a player you have is on this list does not mean he should immediately be cut. 

Finally, always assume that any player you cut will be considered by everyone else in your league. If you think the player you’re cutting is for sure going to get picked up, maybe you shouldn’t cut that player.       

Running backs

Player 10 12 14
James Cook, BUF X X X
Tyrion Davis-Price, SF X X X
Kenyan Drake, BAL X X X
D’Onta Foreman, CAR X X X
Justice Hill, BAL X X X
Dontrell Hilliard, TEN X X X
Chuba Hubbard, CAR X X X
Javonte Williams, DEN X X X
Rex Burkhead, HOU X
Chase Edmonds, MIA X
Kenneth Gainwell, PHI X
Jerick McKinnon, KC X
J.D. McKissic, WAS X
Isiah Pacheco, KC X
Damien Williams, ATL X
Darrel Williams, ARI X

Wide receivers

Player 10 12 14
Nelson Agholor, NE X X X
Robbie Anderson, CAR X X X
Noah Brown, DAL X X X
D.J. Chark, DET X X X
Chase Claypool, PIT X X X
Nico Collins, HOU X X X
Greg Dortch, ARI X X X
Kenny Golladay, NYG X X X
Jarvis Landry, NO X X X
Hunter Renfrow, LV X X X
Allen Robinson, LAR X X X
Jalen Tolbert, DAL X X X
Sammy Watkins, GB X X X
Randall Cobb, GB X X
Mecole Hardman, KC X X
Marvin Jones, JAC X X
Skyy Moore, KC X X
K.J. Osborn, MIN X X
DeVante Parker, NE X X
Donovan Peoples-Jones, CLE X X
Brandon Aiyuk, SF X
Corey Davis, NYJ X
Julio Jones, TB X
Elijah Moore, NYJ X
JuJu Smith-Schuster, KC X
Christian Watson, GB X

Tight ends

Player 10 12 14
Noah Fant, SEA X X X
Mike Gesicki, MIA X X X
Austin Hooper, TEN X X X
O.J. Howard, HOU X X X
Dawson Knox, BUF X X X
Albert Okwuegbunam, DEN X X X
Logan Thomas, WAS X X X
Hunter Henry, NE X X
Cole Kmet, CHI X X
Irv Smith, MIN X X
Robert Tonyan, GB X

Quarterbacks

Player 10 12 14
Jacoby Brissett, CLE X X X
Jared Goff, DET X X X
Mac Jones, NE X X X
Daniel Jones, NYG X X X
Baker Mayfield, CAR X X X
Davis Mills, HOU X X X
Matt Ryan, IND X X X
Marcus Mariota, ATL X X
Ryan Tannehill, TEN X X
Jameis Winston, NO X X
Justin Fields, CHI X
Jimmy Garoppolo, SF X

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