Fantasy Football Rankings: LB - Week 4

by KFFL Staff     September 30, 2011 @ 09:13:32 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngLinebackersTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 James LaurinaitisSTLWASSP 318601000000
211 Sean WeatherspoonATL@SEA  325500000000
311 Brian UrlacherCHICAR  314601210000
412 Sean LeeDALDET  321801200000
512 Ray LewisBALNYJ  322310100002
612 Pat AngererIND@TB  3231801000001
713 Desmond BishopGBDEN WP322510000000
813 D'Qwell JacksonCLETEN WP32282.51000001
91 or 24 Navorro BowmanSF@PHISP 322500000000
101 or 24 Curtis LoftonCurtis Lofton newsATL@SEA  321800000000
111 or 24 Jacquian WilliamsNYG@ARI  19000000000
121 or 24 Nick BarnettBUF@CIN  3171200000001
131 or 24 Lance BriggsCHICAR  322600000001
141 or 24 Wesley WoodyardDEN@GB  321700000000
1525 Patrick WillisSF@PHISP 316601000001
1625 Stephen TullochDET@DALSP 314011000000
1725 James HarrisonPIT@HOU  315520000001
1825 Lawrence TimmonsPIT@HOU  316700000000
1925 Ryan KerriganWAS@STL  38420101001
2025 Rocky McIntoshWAS@STL  3121010000000
2126 Bart ScottNYJ@BAL  315320000000
2226 Jerod MayoNE@OAK  317400000001
2326 Mason FosterTBIND  315620000001
2426 Eugene HayesTBIND  317300000000
2526 DeMarcus WareDALDET  38150000000
2626 Brian CushingHOUPIT  315700000000
272 or 37 James AndersonCAR@CHI WP318300000000
282 or 37 Jason WilliamsCAR@CHI WP16100000000
292 or 37 Donald ButlerSDMIA WP318410000000
3038UP-NRBobby CarpenterSTLWASSP 30000000000
3138 Tamba HaliKCMIN  311720000000
3238 London FletcherWAS@STL  391100100000
3338 Daryl WashingtonARINYG  2820.50100000
3438 Joe MaysDEN@GB  315500000000
3538 Chad GreenwayMIN@KC  315600000000
36QUE8 E.J. HendersonE.J. Henderson newsMIN@KC  314600000000
3738 Kavell ConnerIND@TB  3101500000001
3838 Rolando McClainOAKNE WP314910000000
3938 Thomas DavisCAR@CHI WP26601000000
403 or bench9 Derrick JohnsonKCMIN  315100000000
413 or bench9 Jovan BelcherKCMIN  312700000000
423 or bench9 Michael BoleyNYG@ARI  310602010000
433 or bench10 David HarrisDavid Harris newsNYJ@BAL  311410000000
443 or bench10 Anthony SpencerAnthony Spencer newsDALDET  39030000002
453 or bench10 Jamar ChaneyPHISF  314500000000
463 or bench10 Rey MaualugaCINBUF  313800000001
473 or bench11 Thomas HowardOAKNE WP3111000000000
483 or bench11 Takeo SpikesSDMIA WP381600000000
493 or bench11 Will WitherspoonTEN@CLE WP39311100000
503 or bench11 Barrett RuudTEN@CLE WP311900000000
51Bench12 Jo-Lonn DunbarNO@JAX WP310500000000
52QUE12 Jonathan VilmaJonathan Vilma newsNO@JAX WP26401000000
53Bench12 James FarriorJames Farrior newsPIT@HOU WP39310000000
54Bench12 Greg JonesNYG@ARI WP14000000000
55Bench13 Joey PorterARINYG WP39320000000
56Bench13 Paris LenonParis Lenon newsARINYG WP3990.50000000
57Bench13 Calvin PaceNYJ@BAL WP39610000000
58Bench13 Von MillerDEN@GB WP39320000002
59Bench13 David HawthorneSEAATL WP28400000000
60Bench13 Leroy HillSEAATL WP310410000001
61Bench13 Quincy BlackTBIND WP29200000001
62Bench14 Bryan ThomasNYJ@BAL WP310400000000
63Bench14 Jason HunterDEN@GB WP310110000001
64Bench14 Paul PoslusznyJAXNO WP38900000000
65Bench14 DeMeco RyansDeMeco Ryans newsHOUPIT WP311200000000
66Bench14 Dan ConnorCAR@CHI WP311300000000
67Bench14 Shaun PhillipsSDMIA WP37410100000
68Bench14 Erik WaldenGBDEN WP39310000000
69Bench14 Clay MatthewsClay Matthews newsGBDEN WP38410000000
70Bench15 Ben LeberSTLWAS WP38200000000
71Bench15 Karlos DansbyMIA@SD WP311000000000
72Bench15 Kevin BurnettMIA@SD WP39100000000
73Bench15 Scott ShanleNO@JAX WP36700000000
74Bench15 Cameron WakeMIA@SD WP35120000000
75Bench15 Jonathan CasillasJonathan Casillas newsNO@JAX WP34120000000
76Bench15 Parys HaralsonSF@PHI WP35320000002
77Bench15 DeAndre LevyDeAndre Levy newsDET@DAL WP39400000000
78Bench16 Ahmad BrooksSF@PHI WP34510000000
79Bench16 LaMarr WoodleyPIT@HOU WP3741.50000000
80Bench16 Larry FootePIT@HOU WP37210000000
81Bench16 Mathias KiwanukaNYG@ARI WP310200000000
82Bench16 Nick RoachCHICAR WP37200000000
83Bench17 Stewart BradleyARINYG WP38400000000
84Bench17 Rob NinkovichRob Ninkovich newsNE@OAK WP35311000000
85Bench17 Erin HendersonMIN@KC WP38310000000
86Bench17 Matt McCoyMatt McCoy newsSEAATL WP37500000000
87Bench17 Daryl SmithJAXNO WP313600000000
88Bench17 Quentin GrovesQuentin Groves newsOAKNE WP310200000001
89Bench17 Kamerion WimbleyOAKNE WP38110000000
90Bench18 Clark HaggansARINYG WP36400000000
91Bench18 Brandon SpikesNE@OAK WP24300000000
92Bench18 Moise FokouPHISF WP38100000000
93Bench18 Jameel McClainBALNYJ WP36210000000
94Bench18 Mario WilliamsMario Williams newsHOUPIT WP35020000001
95Bench18 Brady PoppingaGBDEN WP310100000000
96Bench18 Scott FujitaCLETEN WP39500000000
97Bench18 Akeem AyersTEN@CLE WP37800000000
--OUT--DN-16Justin DurantJustin Durant newsDET@DAL  318300000000
--OUT--DN-53Stephen NicholasStephen Nicholas newsATL@SEA  26001000001
--BENCHED-- Aaron CurryAaron Curry newsSEAATL  310200000000
--BENCHED-- Casey MatthewsPHISF  311300000000
--IR-- Gary BrackettIND@TB  15100100000
--IR-- Jon BeasonCAR@CHI  14000000000


  • 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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