This article is part of our Best Ball Journal series.
The last day to sign up for eight-hour slow drafts in MFL10s is 8/26, and four-hour slow drafts will stop recurring on 8/30. This will therefore be the last entry in this series for this year. With twilight being the general theme, I'll look at options at the end of best ball drafts – let's say the 14th round or later – that I'll be looking to buy before the best ball deadline. I'll list three each at RB, WR, and TE
The players are first grouped by position, then sorted by descending ADP. The ADP cited is from MFL10s from 8/10 onward.
Spencer Ware, RB, KC (204.05)
The Chiefs cut Charcandrick West, seemingly indicating a strong endorsement of Ware as he tries to bounce back from last year's brutal knee injury. That the Chiefs signed Damien and Kerwynn Williams in free agency was initially a dark cloud over Ware's projection, but perhaps West's release indicates the Chiefs no longer feel anxious about Ware's recovery.
If recovered, Ware is basically overqualified as a backup to Kareem Hunt. Hunt is far too good to take off the field except for blowouts and whenever he might need a breather, but it's still worth noting this. Ware has already proven his ability to start in the NFL, which gives him more upside than most handcuff picks.
While Hunt is an awesome running back and one clearly a level or two better than Ware, those who followed Hunt's career at Toledo