Fantasy Football Rankings: RB - Week 5

by KFFL Staff     October 7, 2011 @ 17:45:28 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngRunning BacksTMVs.TM PosSPWPFAGRun TDRec TDRun YdsRec YdsOff YdsRun AttYds / RunNo. Rec2pt All
111 Arian FosterArian Foster newsHOUOAK1SP  21018818206404.750
212 Fred JacksonBUFPHI1SP  440369147516645.8130
312 Darren McFaddenOAK@HOU1   431468132600756.2150
4QUE3 Beanie WellsBeanie Wells newsARI@MIN1SP  35032112333595.440
513 LeSean McCoyPHI@BUF1SP  44236383446665.5150
614 Chris JohnsonTEN@PIT1SP  400199102301692.9150
714 Ryan MathewsSD@DEN1   430288254542614.7190
814 Adrian PetersonAdrian Peterson newsMINARI1 WP 43037649425814.690
914 Michael TurnerATLGB1 WP 43030490394684.560
1014 Matt ForteCHI@DET1 WP 411324310634605.4260
111 or 25 Jahvid BestDETCHI1   411190205395603.2170
121 or 25 Ahmad BradshawNYGSEA1   421228119347554.2150
131 or 25 Maurice Jones-DrewJAXCIN1   41039167458775.170
141 or 25 Frank GoreFrank Gore newsSFTB1 WP 42027548323743.780
151 or 25 Cedric BensonCIN@JAX1 WP 41034819367774.540
1626 Isaac RedmanPITTEN2  FA-L41010718125224.920
1726 LeGarrette BlountTB@SF1 WP 43029427321674.420
1827 Mark IngramNO@CAR1SP  4101840184533.540
1927 BenJarvus Green-EllisNENYJ1SP  43019714211503.920
2027DN-16James StarksGB@ATL2   41021077287454.7110
2127 Jonathan StewartCARNO2   400142173315314.6170
222 or flex8 Mike TolbertSD@DEN  WP 42281206287312.6250
232 or flex8 Willis McGaheeDENSD2 WP 41125949308693.8110
242 or flex9 Darren SprolesNO@CAR3SP  411134224358158.9260
252 or flex9 Joseph AddaiINDKC1SP  41023059289504.680
262 or flex9 LaDainian TomlinsonNYJ@NE2SP  40159200259203.0130
272 or flex9 Stevan RidleyNENYJ SP FA-A31014811159188.220
282 or flex9 Dexter McClusterKC@IND1SP  40016452216285.9170
292 or flex9UP-NRRyan GrantRyan Grant newsGB@ATL1   30015719176324.940
302 or flex9 Marshawn LynchSEA@NYG1   41014150191463.170
312 or flex9 DeAngelo WilliamsCARNO1   40014346189373.970
322 or flex10 Pierre ThomasNO@CAR2SP  400136109245275.0110
332 or flex10 Delone CarterINDKC SP  4001030103293.600
342 or flex10 Shonn GreeneNYJ@NE1SP  41015760217513.1100
352 or flex10 Thomas JonesKC@IND2SP  4001112113392.910
36Flex or bench11 Michael BushMichael Bush newsOAK@HOU2   43010190191293.560
37Flex or bench11 Kendall HunterSFTB  WP 4106874142203.440
38Flex or bench11 Marion BarberCHI@DET2 WP 1101701753.400
39Flex or bench11 Earnest GrahamEarnest Graham newsTB@SF2 WP 40054143197134.2230
40Flex or bench12 C.J. SpillerC.J. Spiller newsBUFPHI2SP  4109413107137.240
41Flex or bench12 James CaseyHOUOAK SP FA-OW40111163174111.090
42Bench13 Keiland WilliamsDETCHI4   31042042152.800
43Bench13 Toby GerhartMINARI2 WP 400584710587.320
44Bench14 Javon RingerTEN@PIT2 WP 310194766151.340
45Bench14 Chester TaylorARI@MIN3 WP 20020123292.210
46Bench14 Ronnie BrownPHI@BUF2 WP 40038038132.900
47Bench14 LaRod Stephens-HowlingARI@MIN2 WP 20011112242.820
48Bench14 John KuhnGB@ATL4 WP 4209263542.350
49Bench14 Justin ForsettSEA@NYG2 WP 400245983102.4100
50Bench14 Jerome HarrisonDETCHI3 WP 30041344142.910
51Bench15 Deji KarimJAXCIN3 WP 4005868126292.060
52Bench15 Bernard ScottCIN@JAX2 WP 40036945132.820
53Bench15UP-NRJason SnellingJason Snelling newsATLGB2 WP 30010435325.080
54Bench15DN-46Jacquizz RodgersATLGB  WP 4004962111133.860
55Bench15 Kahlil BellCHI@DET4 WP 40023023112.100
56Bench15 Knowshon MorenoKnowshon Moreno newsDENSD1 WP 300264268102.630
57Bench16 Johnny WhiteBUFPHI  WP 4002602683.300
58Bench16UP-NRChris OgbonnayaHOUOAK  WP 10040414.000
59Bench16 Owen SchmittPHI@BUF  WP 4006243041.520
60Bench16 Leon WashingtonSEA@NYG3 WP 40029204964.830
61Bench16 Maurice MorrisDETCHI4 WP 4000393940.030
62Bench16 Brian LeonardCIN@JAX4 WP 400515610768.560
63Bench16 Jacob HesterSD@DEN3 WP 40013152834.340
64Bench16 Lance BallDENSD3 WP 40140266694.450
65Bench16 Spencer LarsenDENSD  WP 4004535714.070
66Bench17 Joe McKnightJoe McKnight newsNYJ@NE3 WP 4001401462.300
67Bench17 John ConnerNYJ@NE  WP 4001892744.510
68Bench17 Le'Ron McClainKC@IND3 WP 40015193472.130
69Bench17 Jamie HarperTEN@PIT  WP 30012213343.010
70Bench17 Alphonso SmithARI@MIN  WP 300702191193.730
71Bench17 Dion LewisPHI@BUF  WP 40013-31034.310
72Bench17 Alex GreenGB@ATL  WP 2001101133.700
73Bench17 Michael RobinsonSEA@NYG4 WP 20027912.010
74Bench17 Danny WareDanny Ware newsNYGSEA3 WP 4002252737.320
75Bench17 Henry HynoskiNYGSEA  WP 4000171700.030
76Bench17 Bruce MillerSFTB  WP 4002404212.050
77Bench17 Anthony DixonSFTB3 WP 40060616.000
78Bench17 Anthony ShermanCIN@JAX  WP 4000363600.040
79Bench17 Ovie MughelliATLGB4 WP 40111211.010
80Bench17 Eddie WilliamsCHI@DET  WP 3002171921.010
81Bench17 Kregg LumpkinTB@SF4 WP 4000383800.050
82Bench18 Jackie BattleKC@IND5 WP 40037239103.720
83Bench18 Jed CollinsTEN@PIT  WP 41010111.000
84Bench18 Quinn JohnsonQuinn Johnson newsGB@ATL  WP 4000303000.030
85Bench18 Mike GoodsonMike Goodson newsCARNO3 WP 40004400.010
86Bench18 Jerome FeltonDETCHI  WP 30030313.000
87Bench18 Taiwan JonesOAK@HOU  WP 40012-5726.010
88Bench18 Brock BolenJAXCIN  WP 40042614.010
89Bench18 Greg JonesJAXCIN4 WP 40060616.000
90Bench18 Rock CartwrightOAK@HOU  WP 40000000.010
91Bench18 Lorenzo BookerMINARI3 WP 40000000.000
92Bench18 Tyler CluttsCHI@DET  WP 3000101000.010
--QUE-- Marcel ReeceMarcel Reece newsOAK@HOU4   30115435827.560
--QUE-- Rashard MendenhallRashard Mendenhall newsPITTEN1   42017321194583.050
--QUE-- Derrick WardDerrick Ward newsHOUOAK2   11039039113.600
--QUE-- Ben TateBen Tate newsHOUOAK3   41032140361684.750
--DBT--DN-43Danny WoodheadDanny Woodhead newsNENYJ2   40011541156264.460
--DBT--DN-22Brandon JacobsBrandon Jacobs newsNYGSEA2   42111659175383.140
--OUT-- Montell OwensMontell Owens newsJAXCIN    3001701735.700
--OUT--DN-38Mewelde MooreMewelde Moore newsPITTEN3   400436110467.240
--BYE-- Ray RiceBALBYE1   422297242539664.5160
--BYE-- Daniel ThomasMIABYE    20120237239414.940
--BYE-- Peyton HillisPeyton Hillis newsCLEBYE1   32019776273543.7150
--BYE-- Tony FiammettaDALBYE    2000151510.010
--BYE-- Tim HightowerWASBYE2   41123378311673.5100
--BYE-- Ryan TorainWASBYE1  FA-A2101350135197.100
--BYE-- Felix JonesDALBYE1   41024186327564.3120
--BYE-- Steven JacksonSTLBYE1   31112419143235.440
--BYE-- Carnell WilliamsSTLBYE2   30020257259504.090
--BYE-- Reggie BushMIABYE2   40111986205403.0130
--BYE-- Ricky WilliamsBALBYE2   40015615171334.720
--BYE-- Roy Helu, Jr.WASBYE    40012655181245.350
--BYE-- Montario HardestyCLEBYE3   40010868176293.780
--BYE-- Charles ClayMIABYE    1000343400.020
--BYE-- Lex HilliardMIABYE3   41025265192.820
--BYE-- Tashard ChoiceTashard Choice newsDALBYE3   4005355108212.580
--BYE-- DeMarco MurrayDALBYE    400391655142.830
--BYE-- Jerious NorwoodSTLBYE3   3001801863.000
--BYE-- Steve SlatonMIABYE4   4002242682.820
--BYE-- Vonta LeachBALBYE5   4000151500.050
--BYE-- Owen MarecicCLEBYE    4004182222.030
--BYE-- Brit MillerSTLBYE    40012315112.010


  • 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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