News: If Jaime Wilson (groin) has to miss Saturday's game against Northern Illinois, Kendrick Roberts may be in line for more action according to the Kalamazoo Gazette.
Analysis:Kendrick Roberts could a worthwhile plug-and-play in deep and MAC-only leagues if Wilson sits out.
News:Kendrick Roberts (finger) is expected to play Saturday against Ball State, according to USA Today.
Analysis:Kendrick Roberts only has five catches for 37 yards on the season, so he is not roster-worthy in any fantasy league.
WMU's Roberts Has Broken Finger, Likely To Play Through It
News: Coach Bill Cubit said Kendrick Roberts suffered a broken finger last Saturday against Toledo, but is likely to play through the injury according to the Kalamazoo Gazette.
Analysis:Kendrick Roberts only has three catches for 31 yards so far this season, so fantasy owners likely have not noticed him yet.
News: Western Michigan head coach Bill Cubit will attempt to redshirt all four of his heralded wide receiver class, according to the Kalamazoo Gazette.
Analysis:Kendrick Roberts, Courtney Bynes, Jesse York and Timmy Keith are the four, for those looking for terrific keeper options. Cubit admitted there won't be enough balls to go around, and saving a year is the ultimate prize. WMU's has three seniors atop their depth chart, so next year, there will be a free-for-all to emerge as the next big MAC receiver. Byrnes has opened the most eyes in camp, and seems to be the most likely to play this season. File these names away, it's not the last time you'll read about them.