Top Fantasy Football Streaming Kickers for Week 15 Fantasy Playoffs

Jason Schandl
Top fantasy football kicker streamers for Week 15, including Matt Gay.
Top fantasy football kicker streamers for Week 15, including Matt Gay. / Harry How/Getty Images

The kicker position is easily the most overlooked part of any fantasy football roster. Most fantasy managers probably drafted a kicker with no plans to think much about the position until their starter's bye week rolled around.

That's leaving points on the board, though. It may not be fun to spend time every week thinking about the kicker position, but it can be incredibly valuable.

With that in mind, here are three kickers, rostered in fewer than 50 percent of Yahoo! leagues, to target as streaming options in Week 15.

Fantasy Kickers to Stream Week 15

3. Tyler Bass, Buffalo Bills (at DEN)

Tyler Bass has the fourth-most total fantasy points as well as the sixth-most fantasy points per game for any kicker. Attached to an elite Buffalo Bills offense, Bass has double-digit fantasy points in four of his last seven games, averaging an especially strong 12.1 per game in that stretch. Don't over-think this one.

2. Mason Crosby, Green Bay Packers (vs CAR)

I know I'm starting to sound like a broken record by talking about him every week, but Mason Crosby should not be on the waiver wire in nearly as many leagues as he is. The only real knock against him is that the Green Bay Packers' offense has been too good, since he's attempted 18 extra points to just 3 field goals over his last four games. That kind of a ratio for a team isn't sustainable long-term, though, and if even just one or two of those extra point chances becomes a field goal chance instead, Crosby's scoring should skyrocket.

1. Matt Gay, Los Angeles Rams (vs NYJ)

Playing kickers against the Jets is about as good a way as possible to guarantee both a high floor and strong ceiling. The awful Jets defense will allow plenty of scoring chances to just about any offense, and the Los Angeles Rams are no exception. After being plagued with kicking woes for most of the season, they also seem to have found the answer in Matt Gay, who has made 13 extra points and 6 field goals in his four games. He's one of the best kicker options of the week, and he's on the waiver wire in about 90% of leagues.

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