Fantasy Football Rankings: RB - Week 1

by KFFL Staff     September 9, 2011 @ 01:17:42 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngRunning BacksTMVs.TM PosSPWPFAGRun TDRec TDRun YdsRec YdsOff YdsRun AttYds / RunNo. Rec2pt All
111 Jamaal CharlesKCBUF1SP   72144247219142495.8490
211 Frank GoreSFSEA1SP   72120745916662704.5540
312 Chris JohnsonTEN@JAX1SP   121140935017603204.4480
412 Steven JacksonSTLPHI1    71130529415993124.2360
512 Adrian PetersonMIN@SD1    121148441919033304.5480
612 LeSean McCoyPHI@STL1    63109759116882384.6750
713 DeAngelo WilliamsCAR@ARI1SP   81117120613762574.6280
813 LeGarrette BlountTBDET1SP   90133311114433004.4150
913 Beanie WellsARICAR1SP   80121410813222894.2110
1013 Ahmad BradshawNYG@WAS1SP   71119327114632444.9380
111 or 24 Peyton HillisCLECIN1    8199035413432294.3440
121 or 24 Maurice Jones-DrewJAXTEN1    101128038916692914.4460
131 or 24 Shonn GreeneNYJDAL1    100132412414483034.4160
141 or 24 Michael TurnerATL@CHI1 WP  12012814913303014.370
1525 Matt ForteCHIATL1 WP  62112045115702604.3530
1625 Rashard MendenhallPIT@BAL1 WP  111128520214873074.2250
1725 Felix JonesDAL@NYJ1 WP  6199441814122074.8440
1825 Ray RiceBALPIT1 WP  72128660818942854.5720
19INJ6 Darren McFaddenOAK@DEN1    52112256616882464.6690
2026 Knowshon MorenoDENOAK1    4275945812171854.1540
2126UP-39Derrick WardDerrick Ward newsHOUIND2    2022441265405.650
2226 Jahvid BestDET@TB1    5298252115022214.4540
2326 Joseph AddaiIND@HOU1    8289126011512174.1370
242 or 37 Fred JacksonBUF@KC1    5194024511852174.3340
252 or 37 Cedric BensonCIN@CLE1    6099817411712853.5250
262 or 37 Marshawn LynchSEA@SF1 WP  7095617611322443.9250
272 or 37 Ryan MathewsSDMIN1 WP  6099617611722494.0240
2838 Michael BushOAK@DEN2SP   606221207421434.3150
2938 Jonathan StewartCAR@ARI2SP   8195510410592124.5120
3039 Brandon JacobsNYG@WAS2SP   81831799101744.8100
31INJ9 Daniel ThomasMIANE1    60114116313052604.4240
32310 Mike TolbertSDMIN2 WP  906801468261704.0150
33310 BenJarvus Green-EllisNE@MIA1 WP  100752588101804.270
34310 Tim HightowerWASNYG2 WP  414582947521034.4390
35Flex or bench11 Willis McGaheeDENOAK2SP   80546596051403.9110
36Flex or bench11UP-46Ben TateBen Tate newsHOUIND3SP   3036066426864.290
37Flex or bench11 Reggie BushMIANE2    424973528491154.3460
38Flex or bench11 C.J. SpillerBUF@KC2    425833168991374.2430
39Flex or bench12 Earnest GrahamTBDET2SP   40336294630824.1420
40Flex or bench12 Thomas JonesKCBUF2SP   405151006151353.8130
41Flex or bench12 Jerome HarrisonDET@TB3SP   304591075661024.5150
42Flex or bench12 Delone CarterIND@HOU2    2026735303674.060
43Flex or bench12 Bernard ScottBernard Scott newsCIN@CLE2    204972077041114.5330
44Flex or bench12 LaDainian TomlinsonNYJDAL2    22330503834824.0650
45Bench13UP-NRLarry JohnsonMIANE4 WP  0013710147353.920
46Bench13 Justin ForsettSEA@SF2 WP  20451235686994.6320
47QUE13 Ryan TorainRyan Torain newsWASNYG1 WP  50574496231304.460
48Bench13 Ricky WilliamsBALPIT2 WP  4034095435854.0130
49Bench14 Toby GerhartMIN@SD2 WP  31351211563933.8260
50Bench14 Jacquizz RodgersATL@CHI3 WP  02249282532435.8340
51Bench14 Danny WoodheadNE@MIA2 WP  21214270484425.1250
52Bench14 Roy Helu, Jr.WASNYG2 WP  317062379431444.9300
53Bench14 Chester TaylorCHIATL3 WP  11259300559703.7400
54Bench14 DeMarco MurrayDAL@NYJ3 WP  11369282651844.4310
55Bench15 Dexter McClusterKCBUF3 WP  11102311412185.6250
56Bench15 Kendall HunterSFSEA3 WP  01168343511354.8340
57Bench15 Maurice MorrisMaurice Morris newsDET@TB4 WP  2026789356674.0120
58Bench17UP-82Jamie HarperTEN@JAX3 WP  1013516151334.120
59Bench15 Montario HardestyCLECIN3 WP  2035196447903.9130
60Bench15 Deji KarimJAXTEN3 WP  20283138421594.8170
61Bench15 Ronnie BrownPHI@STL2 WP  3029799396664.5130
62Bench15 Jason SnellingATL@CHI2 WP  21272173445674.0220
63INJ15 Stevan RidleyNE@MIA3 WP  4034021361834.130
64Bench15 Isaac RedmanPIT@BAL2 WP  2028797384614.7120
65Bench15 Tashard ChoiceTashard Choice newsDAL@NYJ3 WP  20322110433804.0140
66Bench16 Taiwan JonesOAK@DEN3 WP  1029591386595.080
67Bench16 Mike GoodsonCAR@ARI3 WP  10214158372534.0180
68Bench16 Le'Ron McClainKCBUF3 WP  2026285347693.8130
69Bench16 LaRod Stephens-HowlingARICAR2 WP  10168111279354.8140
70Bench16 Anthony DixonSFSEA3 WP  2024250292614.070
71Bench12 Donald BrownIND@HOU2 WP  405152017161313.9200
72Bench16 Carnell WilliamsSTLPHI2 WP  01121213334313.9280
73Bench16 Leon WashingtonSEA@SF3 WP  20230111341494.7140
74Bench16 Shane VereenNE@MIA4 WP  1024298340594.1140
75Bench17 Steve SlatonSteve Slaton newsHOUIND4 WP  0014633179314.740
76Bench17 Jerious NorwoodSTLPHI3 WP  1012276198264.780
77Bench17 Anthony AllenBALPIT3 WP  101200120304.000
--QUE--DN-76Javon RingerJavon Ringer newsTEN@JAX2    2031130342674.640
--GTD--DN-3Arian FosterArian Foster newsHOUIND1    131138344818322984.7530
--OUT--DN-56Marion BarberMarion Barber newsCHIATL2    6031253365803.980
--IR-- Brandon JacksonCLECIN2    0000000.000


  • 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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