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NFL Week 4 fantasy football rankings, waiver targets & drop candidates

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Week 4 of the 2021 NFL season is around the corner, and this week’s slate presents multiple intriguing fantasy football matchups between high-powered offenses, including the Los Angeles Rams and Arizona Cardinals. By scouring the waiver wire and identifying players with expanding roles, we can identify players to prioritize moving forward in our fantasy football rankings and waiver claims.

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Let’s dive into fantasy football rankings by position for Week 4, in addition to which players to drop and to target on the waiver wire.

Week 4 Fantasy Football Rankings

These rankings are based on full PPR scoring. The strength of schedule ranking is based on PFF’s SoS metric (No. 1 is the easiest matchup and No. 32 the hardest.)

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