NFL bye weeks fantasy football cheat sheet: Which players are set to be out?

The 2022 NFL schedule is out, and fantasy managers can now dive in to see which fantasy football players will be impacted by their bye week.

As the season draws closer, NFL fans and fantasy football players need to be mindful of not only weekly matchups but which NFL teams are on a bye week. Starting in Week 6, teams will begin taking their bye week, forcing managers to work the waiver wire for a fill-in while your stars rest. To aid in the decision-making, here are the 2022 NFL bye weeks for fantasy football, along with some notable names to help you along the way.

2022 NFL bye weeks fantasy football cheat sheet

Week 6

  • Detroit Lions: Jared Goff, Tim Boyle, D’Andre Swift, Jamaal Williams, Craig Reynolds, Godwin Igwebuike, Amon-Ra St. Brown, DJ Chark, Jameson Williams, Josh Reynolds, Kalif Raymond, Quintez Cephus, T.J. Hockenson
  • Houston Texans: Davis Mills, Marlon Mack, Rex Burkhead, Dameon Pierce, Royce Freeman, Brandin Cooks, Nico Collins, John Metchie III, Chris Conley, Philip Dorsett, Chris Moore, Brevin Jordan, Pharaoh Brown
  • Las Vegas Raiders: Derek Carr, Josh Jacobs, Kenyan Drake, Zamir White, Brandon Bolden, Davante Adams, Hunter Renfrow, Bryan Edwards, Demarcus Robinson, Keelan Cole, Darren Waller, Foster Moreau
  • Tennessee Titans: Ryan Tannehill, Malik Willis, Derrick Henry, Hassan Haskins, Dontrell Hilliard, Treylon Burks, Robert Woods, Kyle Philips, Nick Westbrook-Ikhine, Dez Fitzpatrick, Cody Hollister, Reggie Roberson Jr., Austin Hooper, Geoff Swaim, Chigoziem Okonkwo

Week 7

  • Buffalo Bills: Josh Allen, Devin Singletary, James Cook, Zack Moss, Duke Johnson Jr., Stefon Diggs, Gabriel Davis, Jamison Crowder, Isaiah McKenzie, Khalil Shakir, Dawson Knox, O.J. Howard
  • Los Angeles Rams: Matthew Stafford, Cam Akers, Darrell Henderson, Kyren Williams, Cooper Kupp, Allen Robinson, Van Jefferson, Tutu Atwell, Ben Skowronek, Tyler Higbee, Jacob Harris
  • Minnesota Vikings: Kirk Cousins, Kellen Mond, Dalvin Cook, Alexander Mattison, Ty Chandler, Kene Nwangwu, Justin Jefferson, Adam Thielen, K.J. Osborn, Jalen Nailor, Ihmir Smith-Marsette, Olabisi Johnson, Irv Smith Jr.
  • Philadelphia Eagles: Jalen Hurts, Gardner Minshew, Miles Sanders, Boston Scott, Kenneth Gainwell, Kennedy Brooks, A.J. Brown, DeVonta Smith, Zach Pascal, Quez Watkins, Jalen Reagor, Dallas Goedert, Jack Stoll, Tyree Jackson, J.J. Arcega-Whiteside

Week 8

  • Kansas City Chiefs: Patrick Mahomes, Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Ronald Jones, Derrick Gore, Isaih Pacheco, JuJu Smith-Schuster, Marquez Valdes-Scantling, Skyy Moore, Mecole Hardman, Josh Gordon, Justyn Ross, Travis Kelce, Noah Gray
  • Los Angeles Chargers: Justin Herbert, Austin Ekeler, Isaiah Spiller, Joshua Kelley, Larry Rountree III, Keenan Allen, Mike Williams, Jalen Guyton, Josh Palmer, Joe Reed, Jason Moore, Gerald Everett, Donald Parham

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Week 9

  • Cleveland Browns: Deshaun Watson, Teddy Bridgewater, Baker Mayfield, Nick Chubb, Kareem Hunt, D’Ernest Johnson, Jerome Ford, Amari Cooper, Donovan Peoples-Jones, David Bell, Anthony Schwartz, Jakeem Grant, David Njoku, Harrison Bryant
  • Dallas Cowboys: Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott, Tony Pollard, CeeDee Lamb, Michael Gallup, Jalen Tolbert, James Washington, Noah Brown, Dalton Schultz, Sean McKeon, Jake Ferguson
  • Denver Broncos: Russell Wilson, Javonte Williams, Melvin Gordon, Mike Boone, Courtland Sutton, Jerry Jeudy, Tim Patrick, KJ Hamler, Seth Williams, Albert Okwuegbunam, Greg Dulcich
  • New York Giants: Daniel Jones, Tyrod Taylor, Saquon Barkley, Matt Breida, Gary Brightwell, Jashaun Corbin, Kenny Golladay, Sterling Shepard, Kadarius Toney, Wan’Dale Robinson, Darius Slayton, Ricky Seals-Jones, Jordan Akins
  • Pittsburgh Steelers: Kenny Pickett, Mitch Trubisky, Najee Harris, Benny Snell, Anthony McFarland, Mataeo Durant, Diontae Johnson, Chase Claypool, George Pickens, Calvin Austin III, Miles Boykin, Anthony Miller, Pat Freiermuth, Connor Heyward
  • San Francisco 49ers: Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lance, Elijah Mitchell, Kyle Juszczyk, Tyrion Davis-Price, Trey Sermon, Jeff Wilson Jr., Deebo Samuel, Brandon Aiyuk, Jauan Jennings, Danny Gray, Ray-Ray McCloud, Travis Benjamin, George Kittle, Ross Dwelley

Week 10

  • Baltimore Ravens: Lamar Jackson, J.K. Dobbins, Gus Edwards, Tyler Badie, Ty’Son Williams, Justice Hill, Rashod Bateman, Devin Duvernay, James Proche, Tylan Wallace, Mark Andrews, Nick Boyle
  • Cincinnati Bengals: Joe Burrow, Joe Mixon, Samaje Perine, Chris Evans, Ja’Marr Chase, Tee Higgins, Tyler Boyd, Trent Taylor, Mike Thomas, Hayden Hurst, Drew Sample
  • New England Patriots: Mac Jones, Brian Hoyer, Damien Harris, Rhamondre Stevenson, James White, Pierre Strong Jr., J.J. Taylor, Kevin Harris, Jakobi Meyers, DeVante Parker, Kendrick Bourne, Nelson Agholor, Tyquan Thornton, N’Keal Harry, Hunter Henry, Jonnu Smith
  • New York Jets: Zach Wilson, Joe Flacco, Breece Hall, Michael Carter, Tevin Coleman, Ty Johnson, Elijah Moore, Garrett Wilson, Corey Davis, Keelan Cole, Denzel Mims, C.J. Uzomah, Tyler Conklin, Jeremy Ruckert

Week 11

  • Jacksonville Jaguars: Trevor Lawrence, Travis Etienne, James Robinson, Snoop Conner, Christian Kirk, Marvin Jones Jr., Laviska Shenault Jr., Zay Jones, Jamal Agnew, Laquon Treadwell, Evan Engram, Dan Arnold
  • Miami Dolphins: Tua Tagovailoa, Teddy Bridgewater, Chase Edmonds, Raheem Mostert, Sony Michel, Myles Gaskin, Tyreek Hill, Jaylen Waddle, Cedrick Wilson Jr., Erik Ezukanma, Preston Williams, Mike Gesicki, Durham Smythe, Hunter Long, Adam Shaheen
  • Seattle Seahawks: Drew Lock, Geno Smith, Rashaad Penny, Kenneth Walker III, Chris Carson, DeeJay Dallas, DK Metcalf, Tyler Lockett, D’Wayne Eskridge, Freddie Swain, Bo Melton, Noah Fant, Will Dissly
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Tom Brady, Kyle Trask, Leonard Fournette, Ke’Shawn Vaughn, Giovani Bernard, Rachaad White, Mike Evans, Chris Godwin, Russell Gage, Tyler Johnson, Breshad Perriman, Jaelon Darden, Cameron Brate, Cade Otton, Ko Kieft, Codey McElroy

Week 13

  • Arizona Cardinals: Kyler Murray, James Conner, Eno Benjamin, Keaontay Ingram, DeAndre Hopkins, Marquise Brown, A.J. Green, Rondale Moore, Zach Ertz, Maxx Williams, Trey McBride
  • Carolina Panthers: Sam Darnold, Matt Corral, Christian McCaffrey, Chuba Hubbard, D’Onta Foreman, DJ Moore, Robby Anderson, Terrace Marshall Jr., Rashard Higgins, Tommy Tremble, Ian Thomas

Week 14

  • Atlanta Falcons: Marcus Mariota, Desmond Ridder, Cordarrelle Patterson, Tyler Allgeier, Damien Williams, Drake London, Olamide Zaccheaus, Damiere Byrd, Christian Blake, Kyle Pitts, Anthony Firkser
  • Chicago Bears: Justin Fields, David Montgomery, Khalil Herbert, Darrynton Evans, Darnell Mooney, Byron Pringle, Velus Jones Jr., Dante Pettis, Tajae Sharpe, Dazz Newsome, Cole Kmet, James O’Shaughnessy
  • Green Bay Packers: Aaron Rodgers, Jordan Love, Aaron Jones, AJ Dillon, Kylin Hill, Allen Lazard, Sammy Watkins, Randall Cobb, Christian Watson, Romeo Doubs, Amari Rodgers, Robert Tonyan, Josiah Deguara
  • Indianapolis Colts: Matt Ryan, Sam Ehlinger, Jonathan Taylor, Nyheim Hines, Deon Jackson, Michael Pittman Jr., Alec Pierce, Parris Campbell, Ashton Dulin, Michael Strachan, Dezmon Patmon, Keke Coutee, Mo Alie-Cox, Jelani Woods, Kylen Granson
  • New Orleans Saints: Jameis Winston, Andy Dalton, Alvin Kamara, Mark Ingram, Tony Jones, Michael Thomas, Chris Olave, Marquez Callaway, Tre’Quan Smith, Deonte Harty, Adam Trautman, Taysom Hill
  • Washington Commanders: Carson Wentz, Sam Howell, Taylor Heinicke, Antonio Gibson, J.D. McKissic, Brian Robinson Jr., Jaret Patterson, Terry McLaurin, Curtis Samuel, Jahan Dotson, Dyami Brown, Alex Erickson, Antonio Gandy-Golden, Cam Sims, Logan Thomas, John Bates, Cole Turner, Sammis Reyes

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