Raiders WR Tyrell Williams (foot) returned to take limited reps Friday after missing practice Thursday. It appears that Williams will play through his foot injury in a must-win game against the Broncos.
OAK WR Tyrell Williams - Week 17 Fantasy Football Outlook
Week 17 at Denver Broncos
In Week 16, Williams finished with four receptions on four targets, 82 yards, 46 air yards, 13% of the team targets, 34% of the team air yards, and finished as the half PPR WR35.
The Raiders are motivated to win because they still have a slim chance of making the playoffs. A lot of pieces would have to fall into place but it is still mathematically possible.
Williams practiced on Wednesday but missed Thursday’s practice due to ongoing issues with plantar fasciitis. On Friday, the Raiders announced Williams will play this week. He will matchup against the Broncos defense that is ranked tenth worst against wide receivers, per our schedule adjust fantasy points metric. 4for4 rankings expert, John Paulsen, has Williams ranked as a fringe half PPR WR3.