Fantasy Football Rankings: DB - Week 17

by KFFL Staff     December 31, 2010 @ 04:12:22 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngDefensive BacksTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 Quintin MikellPHIDALSP 425401200000
212 Alterraun VernerTEN@INDSP 4241000100001
312 Donte WhitnerBUF@NYJ  422100.50100001
413 Antoine BetheaINDTEN  423800100000
513 Eric BerryKCOAK  420100201000
613 Craig DahlSTL@SEA  425110200000
714 Antoine WinfieldMIN@DET WP415321110001
814 Roman HarperNOTB WP315820000001
914 Kerry RhodesARI@SF WP420412200000
101 or 25 Chris HopeTEN@INDSP 425401000000
111 or 25 Chris HarrisCHI@GBSP 417601200000
121 or 25 Josh WilsonBALCIN  414000201000
131 or 25 Terrell ThomasNYG@WAS  422400100002
14QUE5UP-NRReed DoughtyReed Doughty newsWASNYG  315910000000
151 or 25 Drayton FlorenceBUF@NYJ  415300201000
161 or 25 Eric WeddleSD@DEN  424600000000
17QUE6 Bernard PollardBernard Pollard newsHOUJAX WP41972.50000001
1826 Jason AllenHOUJAX WP417100300000
1926 Dashon GoldsonSFARI WP417600101000
2026 Adrian WilsonARI@SF WP427100000000
2127 Cortland FinneganTEN@INDSP 422600000000
2227 Terence NewmanDAL@PHISP 422000100000
2327 Joe HadenCLEPITSP 415210200001
242 or 38 Dawan LandryBALCIN  423400000001
252 or 38 Sean JonesTB@NO  418700100000
262 or 38 Michael HuffOAK@KC  417110200000
272 or 38 Tyvon BranchOAK@KC  420300000000
2839 Kyle ArringtonKyle Arrington newsNEMIA  415200101000
2939 Oshiomogho AtogweSTL@SEA  419310100000
30QUE9UP-NRBrian DawkinsBrian Dawkins newsDENSD  18100000000
3139 Captain MunnerlynCAR@ATL  420300100000
3239 Brent GrimesATLCAR WP417100200000
3339 Roy WilliamsCIN@BAL WP4171101000000
3439 Greg TolerARI@SF WP422001101000
35310 Dimitri PattersonPHIDALSP 419100100000
36310 Gerald SensabaughDAL@PHISP 414310200000
37310 Orlando ScandrickDAL@PHISP 49220101000
38310 Charles TillmanCHI@GBSP 420100100000
39311 Kenny PhillipsNYG@WAS  415502000000
40311 Antrel RolleAntrel Rolle newsNYG@WAS  419201000001
41311 Jairus ByrdBUF@NYJ  419410000002
42311 Bradley FletcherSTL@SEA  414400200000
433 or bench12 Thomas DeCoudATLCAR WP420700000000
443 or bench12 William MooreATLCAR WP418400100000
453 or bench12 Malcolm JenkinsNOTB WP410200201000
463 or bench12 Nate ClementsSFARI WP419200100000
473 or bench12 Brodney PoolNYJBUF WP415411000001
483 or bench13 Michael GriffinMichael Griffin newsTEN@INDSP 419500000001
493 or bench13 Don CareyJAX@HOUSP 416600100000
503 or bench13UP-NRLouis DelmasDETMIN  311300000000
51GTD13 Corey WebsterCorey Webster newsNYG@WAS  411201200000
523 or bench13 E.J. BiggersTB@NO  419400000000
533 or bench13 Corey LynchTB@NO  414600100000
543 or bench13 Leodis McKelvinBUF@NYJ  413100200000
553 or bench14 Jacob LaceyINDTEN  420400000000
563 or bench14 Devin McCourtyDevin McCourty newsNEMIA  415410100002
573 or bench14 Patrick ChungNEMIA  417300100000
583 or bench14 Renaldo HillDENSD  417100100000
59QUE15UP-NRDarcel McBathDarcel McBath newsDENSD WP15000000000
60Bench15 Richard MarshallRichard Marshall newsCAR@ATL WP416500100000
61Bench15 Glover QuinHOUJAX WP419200000000
62Bench15 Ryan ClarkPIT@CLE WP418800000000
63Bench15 Yeremiah BellMIA@NE WP420200000000
64Bench16 Reggie NelsonJAX@HOU WP412900100001
65Bench16 Abram ElamCLEPIT WP412700100000
66Bench16 T.J. WardCLEPIT WP416500000000
67Bench16 Marcus TrufantSEASTL WP414500000000
68Bench16 Lardarius WebbBALCIN WP415200100000
69Bench16 Chris CarrBALCIN WP414100100001
70Bench16 Ronde BarberTB@NO WP416500000000
71Bench17 Brandon MeriweatherBrandon Meriweather newsNEMIA WP412500100000
72Bench17 Brandon CarrKCOAK WP413100100000
73Bench17 Charles GodfreyCAR@ATL WP414200100000
74Bench17 Sherrod MartinCAR@ATL WP410900100000
75Bench17 Nick CollinsNick Collins newsGBCHI WP49301200000
76Bench17 Husain AbdullahMIN@DET WP413500100000
77Bench17 Jamarca SanfordMIN@DET WP26110000000
78Bench17 Tracy PorterNOTB WP416400000000
79Bench17 Bryant McFaddenPIT@CLE WP414100100000
80Bench18 William MiddletonJAX@HOU WP49310100000
81Bench18 Sheldon BrownSheldon Brown newsCLEPIT WP414300000000
82Bench18 Danieal ManningCHI@GB WP414300000000
83Bench18 Lawyer MilloySEASTL WP412800000000
84Bench18 Ed ReedEd Reed newsBALCIN WP410300200000
85QUE18 DeAngelo HallDeAngelo Hall newsWASNYG WP412001000001
86Bench18 Mike MitchellMike Mitchell newsOAK@KC WP412001100000
87Bench19 Justin TryonINDTEN WP413400000000
88Bench19 Steve GregorySD@DEN WP37300100000
89Bench19 Antoine CasonSD@DEN WP413400000000
90Bench19 Ron BartellSTL@SEA WP311000000000
91Bench19 Charles WoodsonCharles Woodson newsGBCHI WP414400000001
92Bench19 Sam ShieldsSam Shields newsGBCHI WP412100100000
93Bench19 Jabari GreerNOTB WP412201000000
94Bench19 Dwight LoweryNYJBUF WP45200101000
95Bench19 Dominique Rodgers-CromartARI@SF WP46100101000
--QUE-- Carlos RogersCarlos Rogers newsWASNYG  28000100000
--QUE--DN-78Johnathan JosephJohnathan Joseph newsCIN@BAL  313100000000
--GTD-- Troy PolamaluTroy Polamalu newsPIT@CLE  24310201001
--GTD--DN-31Asher AllenAsher Allen newsMIN@DET  416500200000
--DBT--DN-66Chris HoustonChris Houston newsDETMIN  417100000000
--DBT--DN-33Eric SmithEric Smith newsNYJBUF  210110000000
--IR-- Madieu WilliamsMadieu Williams newsMIN@DET  39700000000
--IR-- Brandon McDonaldCLEPIT  26301000000
--IR-- Kareem MooreWASNYG  313200000000
--IR-- Chinedum NdukweCIN@BAL  2630.50000000


  • 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

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

Was not ranked in previous release
Has moved up since previous release; number indicates previous rank
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

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
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

May be available in your league and should be acquired, especially if you need help at position
May be available in your league and should be monitored, especially if you need help at position. He may be worthy of acquiring soon
May be available in your league and could be acquired, especially if you need help at position
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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