Fantasy Football Rankings: DL - Week 17

by KFFL Staff     December 28, 2012 @ 17:30:20 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngDefensive LinemenTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 J.J. WattHOU@INDSP 421260000004
212 Lamarr HoustonOAK@SDSP 413220000000
312 Tommy KellyOAK@SDSP 41081.50000000
413 Antonio SmithHOU@INDSP 49121000001
513 Jabaal SheardCLE@PITSP 410520000001
613 Chris ClemonsSEASTLSP 4623.51000002
71 or 24 Geno AtkinsCINBAL  48540000001
81 or 24 Carlos DunlapCINBAL  413331000003
91 or 24 Calais CampbellARI@SF  319520000000
101 or 24 Julius PeppersCHI@DET  41535.50000001
111 or 24 Brandon GrahamPHI@NYG WP416540000001
1225UP-NRMuhammad WilkersonNYJ@BUFSP 48830000000
1325UP-21Elvis DumervilDENKCSP 45430000000
1425UP-23Mario WilliamsBUFNYJSP 47321000002
1526 Rob NinkovichNEMIA  410720000000
1626 Greg HardyCAR@NO  411530000001
1726 Cameron JordanNOCAR  410521000001
1826UP-20Ziggy HoodPITCLE WP414721000001
192 or 37UP-24Frostee RuckerCLE@PITSP 48610000000
20QUE7UP-NRHenry MeltonCHI@DET  25200000000
212 or 37 Linval JosephNYGPHI WP410901000000
222 or 37 Corey LiugetSDOAK WP412440000000
2338 Quinton CoplesNYJ@BUFSP 4533.50000000
2438 Whitney MercilusHOU@INDSP 45131000000
2538 Jared AllenMINGB  410130000000
2638DN-17Cameron WakeMIA@NE WP41225.50000002
2738UP-29Jason Pierre-PaulNYGPHI WP410500000000
28QUE9 Albert McClellanBAL@CIN  39310000001
2939 William HayesSTL@SEA  4923.50000000
3039 Dwan EdwardsCAR@NO  29210000000
3139 Kendall ReyesSDOAK WP4953.50000000
323 or bench10 Desmond BryantOAK@SDSP 4732.50000000
333 or bench10 Mike DeVitoNYJ@BUFSP 45600000000
343 or bench10 Marcell DareusBUFNYJSP 47120000000
353 or bench11 Ropati PitoituaKC@DEN  410700000001
363 or bench11 Michael JohnsonCINBAL  41051.50000000
373 or bench11 Jason HatcherDAL@WAS  48410000000
383 or bench11 Ray McDonaldSFARI  48420000000
393 or bench11 Ndamukong SuhDETCHI  4862.50000000
403 or bench11UP-55Brett KeiselPITCLE WP4641.51000000
41QUE12UP-NRBrian RobisonMINGB WP34220000001
42Bench12 Dan WilliamsARI@SF WP39500000000
43QUE12UP-NRRonald TalleyARI@SF WP13100000000
44QUE12 Haloti NgataHaloti Ngata newsBAL@CIN WP45610000000
45Bench12UP-NRPernell McPheeBAL@CIN WP44110000000
46Bench12 Eugene SimsSTL@SEA WP47120100000
47Bench13 Israel IdonijeCHI@DET WP410510000000
48Bench13 Tyson AlualuJAX@TEN WP4761.51000000
49Bench13 Lawrence GuyINDHOU WP48500000000
50QUE13UP-NRJustin TuckNYGPHI WP37200000000
51QUE14 Arthur JonesBAL@CIN WP4932.50000000
52Bench14 Vince WilforkNEMIA WP46511000001
53Bench14UP-70Michael BrockersSTL@SEA WP4831.50000001
54Bench15 Corey WoottonCHI@DET WP4912.50000000
55Bench15 Jason BabinJason Babin newsJAX@TEN WP4641.51000002
56Bench15 Michael BennettTB@ATL WP49320000000
57Bench15 Derrick MorganTENJAX WP49520000000
58Bench15 Jurrell CaseyTENJAX WP49600000001
59Bench15 Trent ColePHI@NYG WP4851.51000000
60Bench16 Everson GriffenMINGB WP47111101000
61Bench16 Dontari PoeKC@DEN WP411200000000
62Bench16 Austen LaneJAX@TEN WP26100000000
63Bench16 C.J. MosleyJAX@TEN WP413000000000
64Bench16 Gerald McCoyTB@ATL WP48220000000
65Bench16 Antonio GaraySDOAK WP35510000000
66Bench16 Sen'Derrick MarksTENJAX WP411300000001
67Bench17 Andre CarterOAK@SD WP4641.50000000
68Bench17 Sione Po'uhaNYJ@BUF WP48300000000
69Bench17 Derek WolfeDENKC WP46320000000
70Bench17 Kyle MooreBUFNYJ WP46610000000
71Bench17 Kyle WilliamsBUFNYJ WP47200000000
72Bench17 Alan BranchAlan Branch newsSEASTL WP48100000000
73Bench17 John AbrahamATLTB WP47010000002
74Bench17 Kroy BiermannATLTB WP46210000000
75Bench17 Domata PekoCINBAL WP4650.51000000
76Bench18 Isaac SopoagaSFARI WP46310000000
77Bench18 Cliff AvrilDETCHI WP45120000001
78Bench18 Jeremy MinceyJAX@TEN WP48110000000
79Bench18 Will SmithNOCAR WP46110000000
80Bench18 Jared OdrickMIA@NE WP47120000000
81Bench18 Jerry HughesINDHOU WP49100000000
82Bench18 Osi UmenyioraNYGPHI WP46510000000
83Bench18 Ryan PickettGB@MIN WP48600000000
84Bench18 Cullen JenkinsPHI@NYG WP46020000001
85Bench18 Cedric ThorntonPHI@NYG WP49100000000
86Bench19 Juqua ParkerCLE@PIT WP45130000001
87Bench19 John HughesCLE@PIT WP44610000000
88Bench19 Peria JerryPeria Jerry newsATLTB WP33101000000
89Bench19 Vance WalkerATLTB WP45210000000
90Bench19 Wallace GilberryCINBAL WP44321010000
91Bench19 Sean LissemoreDAL@WAS WP45510000000
92Bench19 Trevor ScottNEMIA WP43220000001
93Bench19 Kendall LangfordSTL@SEA WP45420000000
94Bench19 Chris LongSTL@SEA WP4531.50000000
95Bench19 Charles JohnsonCAR@NO WP45120000001
96Bench19 Mario AddisonCAR@NO WP34010000001
97Bench19 Tom JohnsonNOCAR WP33210000000
98Bench19 Barry CofieldWASDAL WP45510000000
99Bench19 Mike NealGB@MIN WP3322.50000000
--DBT-- Justin SmithSFARI  312310000000
--DBT--DN-7Tyson JacksonKC@DEN  412120000000
--DBT-- Chris CantyNYGPHI  411310000000
--OUT-- Fletcher CoxPHI@NYG  4732.50000000
--OUT-- Mark AndersonBUFNYJ  00         
--OUT-- Antonio JohnsonINDHOU  37100000000
--OUT--DN-76Cory ReddingINDHOU  49100000000
--OUT-- Jay RatliffDAL@WAS  00         
-- IR--  Nick FairleyDETCHI  26110000001
--IR-- Richard SeymourOAK@SD  00         


  • 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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