Fantasy Football Rankings: DB - Week 1

by KFFL Staff     September 9, 2011 @ 00:26:04 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngDefensive BacksTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 Oshiomogho AtogweOshiomogho Atogwe newsWASNYGSP  691011400003
211 Patrick ChungNE@MIA   772620200002
312 Eric BerryKCBUF   741530500001
412 Michael GriffinTEN@JAX   761911400001
5QUE3 Antoine BetheaAntoine Bethea newsIND@HOUSP  732500200000
613 T.J. WardT.J. Ward newsCLECINSP  842000200000
713 Eric WeddleSDMIN   881810100000
813 Tyvon BranchOAK@DEN   812021000001
91 or 24 Craig DahlSTLPHI   761201300001
101 or 24 Charles TillmanCHIATL   701101300003
111 or 24 Kerry RhodesARICAR   691611300000
121 or 24 Bernard PollardBALPIT   732211100002
131 or 24 Cortland FinneganTEN@JAX   761300300000
1425 Brian DawkinsDENOAK   721411200002
1525 William MooreATL@CHI   722500200001
1625 Dawan LandryJAXTEN WP 732010200001
1725 Yeremiah BellMIANE WP 872010100000
1825 Louis DelmasDET@TB WP 712711200001
1926 DeAngelo HallWASNYGSP  591301400001
2026 Quintin MikellSTLPHI   691811200000
2126 Chris HarrisCHIATL   611601200003
2226UP-NRAdrian WilsonAdrian Wilson newsARICAR   691101300000
2326 Alterraun VernerTEN@JAX   721300300000
2426 Chris HopeTEN@JAX   701700300000
2526 Donte WhitnerSFSEA   723100100000
262 or 37 Antoine WinfieldMIN@SD   631011200001
272 or 37 Devin McCourtyNE@MIA   611101400000
282 or 37 Brandon FlowersKCBUF   62801300001
2938 Richard MarshallARICAR   691111200000
3038 Antrel RolleNYG@WAS   73900200000
3138 Jairus ByrdBUF@KC   542201500001
3238 Abram ElamDAL@NYJ   702210000000
3338 Earl ThomasSEA@SF WP 622100300001
3438 Troy PolamaluPIT@BAL WP 581600600000
3539UP-54Kenny PhillipsNYG@WAS   571801200000
3639 Brent GrimesATL@CHI   63700500000
3739 Ryan ClarkPIT@BAL WP 603001100000
383 or bench10 Danieal ManningHOUINDSP  611501100001
393 or bench10 Glover QuinGlover Quin newsHOUINDSP  641201100000
403 or bench10 Jim LeonhardNYJDALSP  641310100000
413 or bench10 Bob SandersSDMIN   581800100001
423 or bench11 Michael HuffOAK@DEN   631110100001
433 or bench11 Aqib TalibTBDET   59700600000
443 or bench11 Ronde BarberTBDET   611011200000
453 or bench11 Thomas DeCoudATL@CHI   671500100001
463 or bench11 Nate ClementsCIN@CLE WP 681100200000
473 or bench11 Charles GodfreyCAR@ARI WP 591100300002
48Bench12 Ed ReedBALPIT WP 43901700001
49Bench12 Rahim MooreDENOAK WP 561500200001
50Bench12 Marcus TrufantSEA@SF WP 66800200000
51Bench12 Bryant McFaddenPIT@BAL WP 59610200000
52Bench13 Johnathan JosephHOUIND WP 521300300000
53Bench13 Joe HadenCLECIN WP 49900400000
54Bench13 Quentin JammerSDMIN WP 52800200001
55Bench13 Darrelle RevisDarrelle Revis newsNYJDAL WP 411001300000
56Bench13 Antonio CromartieNYJDAL WP 44200400000
57Bench13 Antoine CasonSDMIN WP 53700200000
58Bench14 Cedric GriffinMIN@SD WP 52800100002
59Bench14 Brandon CarrKCBUF WP 57601100000
60Bench14UP-NRShawntae SpencerShawntae Spencer newsSFSEA   50600200000
61Bench14 Champ BaileyDENOAK WP 56900200000
62Bench14 Leon HallCIN@CLE WP 461200400001
63Bench14 Rashean MathisJAXTEN WP 51600400001
64Bench14 Chris GambleCAR@ARI WP 55700300000
65Bench15 Asante SamuelAsante Samuel newsPHI@STL WP 35300701100
66Bench15 Dominique Rodgers-CromartPHI@STL WP 40200401101
67Bench15 Nnamdi AsomughaNnamdi Asomugha newsPHI@STL WP 35400200000
68Bench15 Jimmy SmithBALPIT WP 40500100000
69Bench15 Dunta RobinsonDunta Robinson newsATL@CHI WP 54700100000
70Bench15 Reggie NelsonCIN@CLE WP 50900200000
71Bench15 Ike TaylorPIT@BAL WP 501400100001
--QUE--DN-74Mike JenkinsMike Jenkins newsDAL@NYJ   53200300000
--OUT-- LaRon LandryLaRon Landry newsWASNYG   822010100001
--OUT-- Terence NewmanTerence Newman newsDAL@NYJ   57600400000
--OUT--DN-27Dashon GoldsonDashon Goldson newsSFSEA   721510200001


  • 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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