As you get into your fantasy football drafts for 2012, the difference between teams is going to come down to making smart draft decisions then working the waiver wire throughout the year.
The mid-rounds are quite tough but here is a short list of players you should add to your watch list in rounds six through nine:
Carson Palmer (QB, OAK)—Go ahead and take a look at Palmer's numbers in the second half of the year last season. Did you do it? Palmer continues to put up solid numbers in 2012 and is mid-round gold due to his upside.
Palmer is the QB to target in the mid-rounds, but if the top-12 QBs are gone, or you are looking for a backup QB, then you could go with Ben Roethlisberger or Joe