Fantasy Football Rankings: DL - Week 8

by KFFL Staff     October 28, 2011 @ 20:21:16 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngDefensive LinemenTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 Justin SmithSFCLESP 31222.50000001
212 Jared AllenJared Allen newsMIN@CAR  411472000001
312 Jason Pierre-PaulNYGMIA WP311230000000
413 Calais CampbellARI@BALSP 311100000001
513 Jeremy MinceyJAX@HOU  414520000001
614 James HallSTLNO  39510000000
714 Haloti NgataBALARI  39430000001
814 Jason BabinPHIDAL  38230000001
914 Andre CarterNE@PIT  311420000000
1014 Chris ClemonsSEACIN  37140000001
111 or 25 Cullen JenkinsPHIDAL  35311000000
121 or 25 Dwan EdwardsBUFWAS  39600000000
131 or 25 Brandon MebaneSEACIN  310300000000
141 or 25 Brett KeiselPITNE  38420000000
1526 Charles JohnsonCARMIN  47430000000
1626 Ryan McBeanDENDET WP37510000000
1726 Osi UmenyioraOsi Umenyiora newsNYGMIA WP37350000002
1827 Jurrell CaseyTENIND  39110000000
1927 Terrence CodyBALARI  39300000000
2027 Jabaal SheardCLE@SF  3841.50000001
2127 Barry CofieldWAS@BUF  35011000000
2227 Stephen BowenWAS@BUF  3631.50000000
232 or 38 Adam CarrikerWAS@BUF  3422.50000000
242 or 38 Darryl TappDarryl Tapp newsPHIDAL  24110000000
252 or 38 Carlos DunlapCIN@SEA  30301010000
262 or 38 Kelly GreggKCSD  35710000000
272 or 38 Antonio GaraySD@KC  38300000000
2839 Greg HardyCARMIN  410310000000
2939 Brian RobisonBrian Robison newsMIN@CAR  410020000001
3039 Ndamukong SuhDET@DEN WP410410000000
31310 Darnell DockettARI@BALSP 35401000000
32310 Connor BarwinHOUJAX  47410000000
33310 Ahtyba RubinCLE@SF  3640.50000000
34310 Clinton McDonaldCIN@SEA  38200000000
35310 Domata PekoCIN@SEA  35700000000
36310 Marcel DareusBUFWAS  35310000000
373 or bench11 Rocky BernardNYGMIA WP35101000001
38QUE11UP-NRJustin TuckJustin Tuck newsNYGMIA WP00         
393 or bench11 Cameron JordanNO@STL WP46601000000
403 or bench11 Jay RatliffDAL@PHI WP36500000000
413 or bench12 Paul SoliaiMIA@NYG  36200000000
423 or bench12 Jared OdrickJared Odrick newsMIA@NYG  35010000001
433 or bench12 Tim JamisonHOUJAX  44021000001
443 or bench12 J.J. WattHOUJAX  48010000000
45Bench13 Mike PattersonPHIDAL WP35110000000
46Bench13 Pat SimsCIN@SEA WP33610000000
47Bench13 Dave TollefsonNYGMIA WP34120000000
48Bench14 Randy StarksMIA@NYG WP35010000000
49QUE14 Kendall LangfordKendall Langford newsMIA@NYG WP34210000001
50Bench14 Shaun CodyHOUJAX WP47110000000
51Bench14 Paul KrugerBALARI WP32011000000
52Bench15 Casey HamptonPITNE WP12100000000
53QUE15 Marcus ThomasMarcus Thomas newsDENDET WP28200000000
54Bench15 Lawrence JacksonDET@DEN WP4741.50000000
55Bench15 Kyle Vanden BoschDET@DEN WP43511000001
56Bench16 Frostee RuckerCIN@SEA WP34210000000
57Bench16 Gerard WarrenNE@PIT WP34001000000
58Bench16 Robert MathisIND@TEN WP4631.50000000
59Bench16 Corey WilliamsDET@DEN WP4750.50000000
60Bench16 Willie YoungWillie Young newsDET@DEN WP33220000000
--QUE-- Drake NevisIND@TEN  12100000000
--QUE-- Elvis DumervilElvis Dumervil newsDENDET  35000000000
--DBT-- Nick FairleyDET@DEN  31000000000
--OUT-- Kyle WilliamsKyle Williams newsBUFWAS  21100000000
--IR-- Aaron SmithPITNE  13100000000
--BYE-- Ray EdwardsATLBYE  410220000000
--BYE-- Julius PeppersCHIBYE  410120000000
--BYE-- Israel IdonijeCHIBYE  49020000000
--BYE-- Sione PouhaNYJBYE  49501000000
--BYE-- Muhammad WilkersonNYJBYE  410300000000
--BYE-- Mike DeVitoNYJBYE  36400000000
--BYE-- Aaron MaybinNYJBYE  44230000003
--BYE-- Ropati PitoituaNYJBYE  35210000000
--BYE-- Lamarr HoustonOAKBYE  48310100000
--BYE-- Tommy KellyOAKBYE  46611000000
--BYE-- Richard SeymourOAKBYE  49120000000
--BYE-- Desmond BryantOAKBYE  49300000000
--BYE-- Michael BennettTBBYE  414121000001
--BYE-- Gerald McCoyTBBYE  25110000000
--BYE-- Adrian ClaybornTBBYE  47220000000
--BYE-- Frank OkamTBBYE  38100000000


  • 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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