Fantasy Football Rankings: DB - Week 5

by KFFL Staff     October 5, 2012 @ 17:30:39 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngDefensive BacksTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 Atari BigbySD@NOSP 425601000000
211 Ryan ClarkPITPHI  213200100000
311 Malcolm JenkinsNOSD  426701000000
412 Cary WilliamsBAL@KCSP 421000101000
512 Ed ReedBAL@KCSP 415300201000
612 Kurt ColemanPHI@PITSP 420600200000
7QUE2 Roman HarperNOSD  426600000000
813 Lardarius WebbBAL@KCSP 421101000001
913 Reggie NelsonCINMIASP 420900000000
10QUE3 William MooreATL@WAS  421411200001
111 or 24 Devin McCourtyNEDEN  417500200000
121 or 24 Antoine WinfieldMINTEN  4201000000000
13QUE4 T.J. WardCLE@NYG  422510000001
141 or 24 Thomas DeCoudATL@WAS  418101300000
1525 Bernard PollardBAL@KCSP 416410100000
1625 Eric WeddleSD@NOSP 416400200000
1725 Nate ClementsCINMIASP 312800000000
1825 DeAngelo HallWASATL  423411100000
1926 Kam ChancellorSEA@CAR  423500000000
20INJ6 Yeremiah BellNYJHOU  418801000000
21QUE6 Jairus ByrdBUF@SF  415901100002
2226 Michael GriffinTEN@MIN WP423800000001
232 or 37 Antoine BetheaINDGB  315200000000
242 or 37 Jerraud PowersINDGB  315200000000
252 or 37 Rahim MooreDEN@NE  422300000000
262 or 37 Alterraun VernerTEN@MIN WP418701110001
272 or 37 Charles GodfreyCARSEA WP4211000101000
2838 Dimitri PattersonCLE@NYG  420200000000
2938 Reshad JonesMIA@CIN  416300100000
3038 Charles WoodsonGB@IND  414101.50100001
3138 Tramon WilliamsGB@IND  413500200000
3238 Morgan BurnettGB@IND  4131600000000
33QUE9 Carlos RogersSFBUFSP 49113010000
3439 Dawan LandryJAXCHI  419600000000
35QUE9 Antrel RolleNYGCLE  420200000000
3639 Madieu WilliamsWASATL  420500000000
3739 George WilsonBUF@SF  421500000000
3839 Major WrightCHI@JAX WP414600301000
393 or bench10 Antoine CasonSD@NOSP 414000200000
403 or bench10 Quentin JammerSD@NOSP 419100000001
413 or bench10 Nate AllenPHI@PITSP 418300000000
423 or bench10 Troy PolamaluPITPHI  15000000000
433 or bench10 Sean SmithMIA@CIN  414000200000
44INJ11 LaRon LandryNYJHOU WP416700101001
45Bench11 Josh NormanCARSEA WP421900000000
46Bench11 Charles TillmanCHI@JAX WP413301101001
47Bench11 Tim JenningsCHI@JAX WP413300400000
48Bench12 Jabari GreerNOSD WP312000100000
49Bench12 Patrick RobinsonNOSD WP412410100000
50Bench12 Mike AdamsDEN@NE WP415700000000
51Bench12 Buster SkrineCLE@NYG WP420000000000
52Bench13UP-66Patrick ChungNEDEN WP412600000000
53Bench13 Josh RobinsonMINTEN WP415100100000
54Bench13 Richard ShermanSEA@CAR WP413200200000
55Bench13 Danieal ManningHOU@NYJ WP414201101000
56Bench13 Kareem JacksonHOU@NYJ WP413200201000
57Bench14 Terence NewmanCINMIA WP415400000001
58Bench14 Dashon GoldsonSFBUF WP412400100001
59Bench14 Dominique Rodgers-CromartPHI@PIT WP49100300000
60Bench15 Tracy PorterDEN@NE WP413200101000
61Bench15 Chris HarrisDEN@NE WP31011.50000000
62Bench15 Chris CookMINTEN WP413310000000
63Bench15 Chris ClemonsMIA@CIN WP414100100000
64Bench15 Eric BerryKCBAL WP414600000000
65Bench15 Johnathan JosephHOU@NYJ WP415200100000
66Bench15 Chris ConteCHI@JAX WP416600100000
67Bench15 D.J. MooreCHI@JAX WP417100100000
68Bench16 Leon HallCINMIA WP24700000000
69Bench16 Donte WhitnerSFBUF WP412700000001
70Bench16 Tavon WilsonNEDEN WP47202200000
71Bench16 Josh WilsonWASATL WP414202010001
72Bench16 Asante SamuelATL@WAS WP417100000000
73Bench16 Dunta RobinsonATL@WAS WP415300000001
74Bench16 Bryan ScottBUF@SF WP411702200001
75Bench16 Stephon GilmoreBUF@SF WP416400000001
76Bench16 Glover QuinHOU@NYJ WP414210000001
77Bench17 Tarell BrownSFBUF WP413000000000
78Bench17 Ryan MundyPITPHI WP310200000000
79Bench17 Kyle ArringtonNEDEN WP413200000000
80Bench17 Jamarca SanfordMINTEN WP411101000001
81Bench17 Harrison SmithMINTEN WP491200000000
82Bench17 Usama YoungCLE@NYG WP39110000000
83Bench17 Abram ElamKCBAL WP414400000000
84Bench17 Brandon FlowersKCBAL WP38100100000
85Bench17 Jason McCourtyTEN@MIN WP416300000000
86Bench18 Corey WhiteNOSD WP411300000000
87Bench18 Stanford RouttKCBAL WP410100100001
88Bench18 Aaron RossJAXCHI WP413300000000
89Bench18 Dwight LoweryJAXCHI WP413300000000
90QUE18 Corey WebsterNYGCLE WP411100100000
91Bench18 DeJon GomesWASATL WP410500100000
92INJ18 Antonio CromartieNYJHOU WP49300101000
93Bench18 Kyle WilsonNYJHOU WP411300100000
94Bench18 Jordan BabineauxTEN@MIN WP413600000000
95Bench19 Cortez AllenPITPHI WP37100000000
96Bench19 Ike TaylorPITPHI WP37100000000
97Bench19 Tom ZbikowskiINDGB WP37200000000
98Bench19 Champ BaileyChamp Bailey newsDEN@NE WP410100000000
99Bench19 Sheldon BrownCLE@NYG WP411200000000
100Bench19 Eric HaggCLE@NYG WP24200000000
101Bench19 Nolan Carroll Jr.MIA@CIN WP410200000000
102Bench19 Earl ThomasSEA@CAR WP412200000001
103Bench19 Brandon BrownerSEA@CAR WP48300100001
104Bench19 Ryan MoutonTEN@MIN WP410700000000
105Bench20 Jimmy SmithBAL@KC WP48100000000
106Bench20 Marcus GilchristSD@NO WP48200000000
107Bench20 Chris CrockerCINMIA WP11000100000
108Bench20 Chris CulliverSFBUF WP48100000000
109Bench20 Brandon BoykinPHI@PIT WP48100000000
110Bench20 William MiddletonJAXCHI WP49300000000
111Bench20 Michael CoeNYGCLE WP24200000000
112Bench20 Prince AmukamaraNYGCLE WP25000000000
113Bench21 Stevie BrownNYGCLE WP46100100000
114Bench21 Justin TryonNYGCLE WP45100000000
115Bench21 Reed DoughtyWASATL WP46000100000
116Bench21 Dominique FranksATL@WAS WP48100000000
117Bench21 Ellis LanksterNYJHOU WP48100000001
118Bench21 Justin RogersBUF@SF WP48200000000
119Bench21 Aaron WilliamsBUF@SF WP46300000000
120Bench21 Robert JohnsonTEN@MIN WP48300000000
121Bench21 Haruki NakamuraCARSEA WP413400100000
122Bench21 Captain MunnerlynCARSEA WP47300000000
--DBT--DN-128Chris GambleCARSEA  48700000000
--OUT--DN-55Richard MarshallMIA@CIN  417000100000
--OUT--DN-67Vontae DavisINDGB  311400000000
--OUT--DN-65Steve GregoryNEDEN  413200100000
--OUT-- Kenny PhillipsNYGCLE  410500000000
--OUT--DN-125Cedric GriffinWASATL  38000000001
--OUT--DN-113Jayron HosleyNYGCLE  35400100000
--OUT-- Quintin DempsHOU@NYJ  411200000000
--OUT-- Darrelle RevisNYJHOU  29301100001
--SUSP-- Joe HadenCLE@NYG  15100100000
--IR-- Brent GrimesATL@WAS  16000000000
--BYE-- Tyvon BranchOAKBYE  425600000000
--BYE-- Eric WrightTBBYE  413201101000
--BYE-- Mark BarronTBBYE  422500000001
--BYE-- Aqib TalibTBBYE  420100100000
--BYE-- Ronde BarberTBBYE  413410100000
--BYE-- Joselio HansonOAKBYE  414501000000
--BYE-- Erik ColemanDETBYE  414600000000
--BYE-- John WendlingDETBYE  414500000000
--BYE-- Ricardo SilvaDETBYE  13200000000
--BYE-- Michael HuffOAKBYE  413500000000
--BYE-- Chris HoustonDETBYE  26300000001
--BYE-- Bill BentleyDETBYE  310200000000
--BYE-- Brandon McDonaldTBBYE  48600100000
--BYE-- Matt GiordanoOAKBYE  412200000000
--BYE-- Danny McCrayDALBYE  37500000000
--BYE-- Patrick LeeOAKBYE  411200000001
--BYE-- Gerald SensabaughDALBYE  38100000000
--BYE-- Morris ClaiborneDALBYE  49200000000
--BYE-- Ronald BartellOAKBYE  12100000000
--BYE-- Barry ChurchDALBYE  33201000000


  • 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
Ranking will be updated following Monday night game

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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