Fantasy Football Rankings: LB - Week 17

by KFFL Staff     December 31, 2010 @ 04:11:52 PDT

 

 
 

 

Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RK Fan Pos Tier Rnk Chng Linebackers TM Vs SP WP G Tkl Ass Sk FumR Int TD Fum TD Int All S/T TD Sfty FumF
1 1 1   Paul Posluszny BUF @NYJ SP   4 29 14 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 1 2   London Fletcher WAS NYG     4 22 7 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
3 1 2   Jerod Mayo NE MIA     4 22 15 0.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
4 1 2   Stephen Tulloch TEN @IND     4 35 10 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 1 2   Jonathan Vilma NO TB     4 22 10 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
6 1 3   James Farrior PIT @CLE     4 25 6 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 1 3   Paris Lenon ARI @SF     4 28 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 1 3   DeAndre Levy DET MIN   WP 4 19 10 0.0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
9 1 3   Takeo SpikesTakeo Spikes news SF ARI   WP 4 29 12 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10 1 or 2 4   Jamar Chaney PHI DAL SP   4 24 6 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
11 1 or 2 4   James Laurinaitis STL @SEA SP   4 31 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 1 or 2 4   Lofa TatupuLofa Tatupu news SEA STL     4 15 6 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1
13 2 5 DN-1 Brian Urlacher CHI @GB SP   4 31 13 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 2 5   Aaron Curry SEA STL     4 20 5 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 QUE 5   Curtis LoftonCurtis Lofton news ATL CAR     4 22 10 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 2 5   Derrick JohnsonDerrick Johnson news KC OAK     4 22 7 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 2 5   D.J. Williams DEN SD     4 24 5 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 2 5   Will Witherspoon TEN @IND     4 20 10 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
19 2 6   Barrett Ruud TB @NO     4 18 9 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 2 6   LaMarr WoodleyLaMarr Woodley news PIT @CLE     4 10 1 2.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
21 2 6   Chad Greenway MIN @DET     4 22 6 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 2 6   Ray Lewis BAL CIN     4 21 12 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
23 2 6   Daryl Smith JAX @HOU   WP 4 24 5 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 2 or 3 7   Bradie JamesBradie James news DAL @PHI   WP 4 22 4 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
25 2 or 3 7   Desmond Bishop GB CHI   WP 4 24 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
26 2 or 3 8   David Harris NYJ BUF SP   4 15 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 2 or 3 8   Brian CushingBrian Cushing news HOU JAX     4 15 9 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
28 2 or 3 8   David Hawthorne SEA STL     4 25 8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
29 2 or 3 8   Mike Peterson ATL CAR     4 13 9 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
30 2 or 3 8   Rolando McClain OAK @KC     3 14 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
31 2 or 3 8   Rocky McIntosh WAS NYG     4 19 8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 2 or 3 8   Matt RothMatt Roth news CLE PIT     4 16 12 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 3 9   Eugene Hayes TB @NO     4 15 5 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 3 9   Lawrence Timmons PIT @CLE     4 17 12 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
35 3 9   E.J. Henderson MIN @DET     4 18 8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
36 3 9   Dannell Ellerbe BAL CIN     2 9 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
37 3 9   Jon Beason CAR @ATL     4 20 4 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
38 3 9   Daryl Washington ARI @SF     4 20 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
39 3 10   Gary Brackett IND TEN   WP 4 19 10 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 3 10   A.J. Hawk GB CHI   WP 4 16 7 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
41 3 11   Lance Briggs CHI @GB SP   4 13 9 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 3 11   Nic HarrisNic Harris news BUF @NYJ SP   3 9 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
43 3 11   Bart Scott NYJ BUF SP   4 19 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 3 11   Calvin Pace NYJ BUF SP   4 16 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
45 3 or bench 12   Tamba Hali KC OAK     4 11 2 4.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
46 3 or bench 12   Akin Ayodele DEN SD     4 27 14 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
47 QUE 12   Mario HagganMario Haggan news DEN SD     4 13 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
48 3 or bench 12   Rob Jackson WAS NYG     1 3 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
49 3 or bench 12   Gary Guyton NE MIA     4 10 9 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1
50 3 or bench 12   Chris Gocong CLE PIT     4 13 10 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
51 3 or bench 13   James HarrisonJames Harrison news PIT @CLE     4 12 7 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
52 3 or bench 13   Cameron Wake MIA @NE     4 12 1 3.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
53 3 or bench 13   Jameel McClain BAL CIN     4 15 5 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 3 or bench 13   Terrell Suggs BAL CIN     4 13 2 3.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
55 3 or bench 13   James Anderson CAR @ATL     4 16 5 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
56 3 or bench 13 UP-NR Gerald Hayes ARI @SF     1 4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
57 3 or bench 13   Kirk MorrisonKirk Morrison news JAX @HOU   WP 4 16 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
58 QUE 13 UP-NR Clint SessionClint Session news IND TEN   WP 0 0                  
59 Bench 14   Kevin Burnett SD @DEN   WP 4 13 4 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
60 Bench 14   Manny Lawson SF ARI   WP 4 12 4 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
61 Bench 14   DeMarcus Ware DAL @PHI   WP 4 12 5 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
62 Bench 14   Sean LeeSean Lee news DAL @PHI   WP 4 6 2 0.0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
63 Bench 14   Clay MatthewsClay Matthews news GB CHI   WP 4 16 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
64 Bench 15   Moise Fokou PHI DAL   WP 4 11 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
65 Bench 15   Dhani Jones CIN @BAL   WP 2 4 9 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
66 Bench 15   Rey Maualuga CIN @BAL   WP 4 8 10 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
67 Bench 15 UP-NR Danny Clark HOU JAX   WP 3 11 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
68 QUE 15   Tully Banta-CainTully Banta-Cain news NE MIA   WP 4 12 2 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
69 QUE 15 UP-NR Brian OrakpoBrian Orakpo news WAS NYG   WP 3 4 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
70 Bench 15   Gerald McRath TEN @IND   WP 4 11 6 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
71 Bench 15   Michael Boley NYG @WAS   WP 4 14 6 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
72 Bench 15   Channing Crowder MIA @NE   WP 3 11 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
73 Bench 16   Shaun Phillips SD @DEN   WP 4 10 3 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
74 Bench 16   Antwan ApplewhiteAntwan Applewhite news SD @DEN   WP 4 10 7 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
75 Bench 16   Pat Angerer IND TEN   WP 4 14 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
76 Bench 17   Ernie Sims PHI DAL   WP 4 13 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
77 Bench 17   Bryan ThomasBryan Thomas news NYJ BUF   WP 4 6 2 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
78 Bench 17   Kevin Bentley HOU JAX   WP 4 11 9 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
79 Bench 17   Darryl Sharpton HOU JAX   WP 4 10 6 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
80 Bench 17   Stephen Nicholas ATL CAR   WP 4 11 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
81 Bench 17   Jovan Belcher KC OAK   WP 4 12 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
82 Bench 17   Kamerion Wimbley OAK @KC   WP 4 11 1 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
83 Bench 17   Lorenzo Alexander WAS NYG   WP 4 10 7 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
84 Bench 17   David Bowens CLE PIT   WP 4 11 6 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
85 Bench 18   Jonathan Goff NYG @WAS   WP 4 12 7 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
86 Bench 18   Ben Leber MIN @DET   WP 4 10 3 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
87 Bench 18   Tim Dobbins MIA @NE   WP 4 12 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
88 Bench 18   Julian Peterson DET MIN   WP 4 13 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
89 Bench 18   Russell Allen JAX @HOU   WP 4 13 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
90 Bench 19   Robert Ayers DEN SD   WP 4 12 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
91 Bench 19   Rob Ninkovich NE MIA   WP 4 10 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
92 Bench 19   Keith Bulluck NYG @WAS   WP 4 5 3 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
93 Bench 19   Koa Misi MIA @NE   WP 4 10 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
94 Bench 20   Brandon SilerBrandon Siler news SD @DEN   WP 4 11 8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
95 Bench 20   Parys Haralson SF ARI   WP 3 8 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
96 Bench 20   Anthony Spencer DAL @PHI   WP 4 11 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
-- OUT --   Justin DurantJustin Durant news JAX @HOU     2 7 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
-- OUT -- DN-24 Patrick WillisPatrick Willis news SF ARI     4 26 6 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
-- OUT --   Stewart BradleyStewart Bradley news PHI DAL     2 7 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
-- SUSP --   Brandon Spikes NE MIA     1 4 3 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
-- IR --   Quincy Black TB @NO     2 13 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
-- IR --   Jason Williams CAR @ATL     1 5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
-- IR --   Karlos Dansby MIA @NE     3 13 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
-- IR --   Na'il Diggs STL @SEA     1 5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
-- IR --   Travis Laboy SF ARI     3 8 2 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
-- IR --   Joe Mays DEN SD     1 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

INJURY DEFINITIONS

  • P - Probable - player has a 75 percent chance of playing
  • Q - Questionable - player has a 50 percent chance of playing
  • D - Doubtful - player has a 25 percent chance of playing
  • O - Out - player is not going to play
  • IR - Injured Reserve - player is out for the remainder of the season

KFFL Fantasy Football Rankings Key

Note - Displayed statistics are from past four weeks unless less than four weeks of data is available.

RK - Overall rank, not absolute rank; each option is part of a tier of one or more players

Fan Pos - Fantasy position and/or status of player this week for 12-team leagues with 16-player rosters

1
No. 1 option at position this week
INJ-XXX
Injured; playing status for this week is indicated by GTD (game-time decision), QUE (questionable), DBT (doubtful) or OUT
2
No. 2 option at position this week
INJ
Injured; playing status for this week is to be determined
3
No. 3 option at position this week
INJ-PUP
Injured; on Physically Unable to Perform list and not eligible to play until team activates him
Flex
Option for flex spot at position this week
INJ-NFI
Injured; on Non-Football Injury list and not eligible to play until team activates him
Bench
Not a recommended option at position this week
INJ-IR
Injured; on Reserve/Injured list and not eligible to play this season
BYE
On a bye and not playing this week
 
 

Tier - Grouping of similarly ranked options this week; one player may be considered over others in same tier based on preference

Rnk Chng - Indicates if player has moved up or down since previous release of rankings

UP-NR
Was not ranked in previous release
UP-##
Has moved up since previous release; number indicates previous rank
 
 
DN-##
Has moved up since previous release; number indicates previous rank

SP/WP - Indicates if player has a matchup that makes him a strong play or a weak play this week

SP
Has a favorable matchup and could exceed usual production; not an endorsement to play any player in one tier over one in a higher tier
WP
Has an unfavorable matchup and could fail to meet level of usual production; not an endorsement to bench any player in one tier in favor of one in a lower tier

FA - Indicates if player is a target on waiver wire or in free-agent pool

FA-A
May be available in your league and should be acquired, especially if you need help at position
FA-WL
May be available in your league and should be monitored, especially if you need help at position. He may be worthy of acquiring soon
FA-L
May be available in your league and could be acquired, especially if you need help at position
FA-OW
May be available in your league and should be acquired if you need a one-week play; has a favorable matchup but may not necessarily have long-term value

 

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