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Fantasy Football Week 7 Cheat Sheet: Deep Sleepers to Target

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With six teams idle, Week 7 is tied for the busiest week of the entire NFL season in terms of byes, and that makes for a challenging environment in fantasy football.

Most fantasy managers are likely already dealing with injuries to key players, and fantasy-relevant teams like the Cincinnati Bengals and Dallas Cowboys being on the bye doesn't help the already-existing depth issues.

Week 7 also represents the midway point of the regular season in many fantasy leagues, meaning and haves and have-nots are starting to separate themselves.

All of that is to say that a win or loss in Week 7 could be a make-or-break scenario for many fantasy managers, which makes setting the best possible lineup crucial.