Fantasy Football Rankings: DB - Week 17

by KFFL Staff     December 28, 2012 @ 17:30:50 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngDefensive BacksTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 Chris ClemonsMIA@NESP 422701000000
211 Morgan BurnettGB@MIN  425600200001
311 Harrison SmithMINGB  427610201001
412 Charles TillmanCHI@DETSP 421300101003
512 Jason McCourtyTENJAX  420500200000
612 Richard ShermanSEASTL  416201301000
712 Vontae DavisINDHOU  426110100000
813 Thomas DeCoudATLTBSP 416600200000
913 Reshad JonesMIA@NESP 422112200000
101 or 24 Dunta RobinsonATLTBSP 422500000000
111 or 24 Robert McClainATLTBSP 419401000000
121 or 24 Corey GrahamBAL@CIN  420800100000
131 or 24 Cortez AllenPITCLE  315500200001
1425 George WilsonBUFNYJ  421600000000
1525 Glover QuinHOU@IND  418700100000
1625 Antrel RolleNYGPHI  418901000001
1725UP-19Troy PolamaluPITCLE  420410000000
1826 Eric BerryKC@DENSP 419100000000
1926 Javier ArenasKC@DENSP 419200000001
2026 Quintin MikellSTL@SEA WP426220000002
2127 Patrick PetersonARI@SF  418000300000
2227 Janoris JenkinsSTL@SEA WP423201111000
232 or 38 Major WrightCHI@DETSP 412500100000
242 or 38 Brandon FlowersKC@DENSP 413310000000
252 or 38 Donte WhitnerSFARISP 417600000001
2639UP-NRBernard PollardBAL@CIN  211500000000
2739 Corey LynchSDOAK  416300200000
2839 Eric WeddleSDOAK  421400000000
2939 Kerry RhodesARI@SF  415300200001
30310UP-NRTashaun GipsonCLE@PITSP 311200100000
31310 Carlos RogersSFARISP 416300100000
32310 Kurt ColemanPHI@NYG  27500000000
33310 Michael GriffinTENJAX  411400200000
34310 Antoine BetheaINDHOU  418410000000
35310 Morris ClaiborneDAL@WAS  313501010001
363 or bench11DN-17Stevie BrownNYGPHI  418300200002
37QUE11UP-NRKenny PhillipsNYGPHI  10000000000
383 or bench11 Dawan LandryJAX@TEN  420100000000
393 or bench11 Mark BarronTB@ATL  420500000000
403 or bench11 Ronde BarberTB@ATL  419600000000
413 or bench11 Roman HarperNOCAR  421400000000
42Bench12 Cassius VaughnINDHOU WP423100101000
43QUE12UP-NRTom ZbikowskiINDHOU WP00         
44Bench12 Mike HarrisJAX@TEN WP420300000000
45Bench12 Reggie NelsonCINBAL WP410310300001
46Bench12 Quentin JammerSDOAK WP413302010000
47Bench12 Isa Abdul-QuddusNOCAR WP311400200000
48Bench12 Don CareyDETCHI WP414700200000
49Bench13 LaRon LandryNYJ@BUF WP415400100000
50Bench13 Cary WilliamsBAL@CIN WP418400000000
51Bench13 Ed ReedBAL@CIN WP412401100000
52Bench13 Danieal ManningHOU@IND WP415700000000
53Bench13 Derek CoxJAX@TEN WP312000100001
54Bench13UP-NRDwight LoweryJAX@TEN WP37201000000
55Bench13 DeAngelo HallWASDAL WP416600000000
56QUE13 Antoine WinfieldMINGB WP416410000000
57Bench13 A.J. JeffersonMINGB WP419101000000
58Bench13 Joselio HansonOAK@SD WP419200100000
59Bench14 Captain MunnerlynCAR@NO WP413300000000
60Bench14 Asante SamuelATLTB WP35100200000
61Bench14 Tysyn HartmanKC@DEN WP413400000000
62Bench14 Dashon GoldsonSFARI WP414201000000
63Bench14 Chris CulliverSFARI WP412301000000
64Bench14 Jairus ByrdBUFNYJ WP412300100001
65Bench14 Nnamdi AsomughaPHI@NYG WP416100000000
66Bench14 Jordan BabineauxTENJAX WP415500000000
67Bench15 Kelvin HaydenCHI@DET WP49601100000
68Bench15 Brandon CarrDAL@WAS WP412300200000
69Bench15 Patrick RobinsonNOCAR WP419200000000
70Bench15 Chris HarrisDENKC WP415100101000
71Bench15 Jonte GreenDETCHI WP313300000000
72Bench15 Devin McCourtyNEMIA WP412300200000
73Bench15 Cortland FinneganSTL@SEA WP418300000001
74QUE15 Tyvon BranchOAK@SD WP419500000000
75Bench16 James DockeryCAR@NO WP39200000000
76Bench16 Chris HopeATLTB WP48601000000
77Bench16 Eric HaggCLE@PIT WP28000000000
78Bench16 Tarell BrownSFARI WP414100000000
79Bench16 Nate AllenPHI@NYG WP413300000000
80Bench16 Yeremiah BellNYJ@BUF WP411410000000
81Bench16 Johnathan JosephHOU@IND WP311100000000
82Bench17 Kam ChancellorSEASTL WP412401000001
83Bench17 Ryan ClarkPITCLE WP411601100000
84Bench17 Joe LefegedINDHOU WP413301000000
85Bench17 Chris ProsinskiJAX@TEN WP413200100000
86Bench17 Madieu WilliamsWASDAL WP4101110000000
87Bench17 Josh RobinsonMINGB WP414000100000
88QUE17 Terence NewmanCINBAL WP414501000000
89Bench17 Danny McCrayDAL@WAS WP414700000000
90Bench17 Antoine CasonSDOAK WP417200000001
91Bench17 Marcus GilchristSDOAK WP414310000000
92Bench18 Joe HadenCLE@PIT WP413200000000
93Bench18 Buster SkrineCLE@PIT WP412100000000
94Bench18 Stephon GilmoreBUFNYJ WP49100100000
95Bench18 Colt AndersonPHI@NYG WP414200100000
96Bench18 Alterraun VernerTENJAX WP412200000000
97Bench18 Kyle WilsonNYJ@BUF WP413200000000
98Bench18 Casey HaywardGB@MIN WP411300100000
99Bench18 Sam ShieldsGB@MIN WP33110200000
100Bench18 Corey WebsterNYGPHI WP412300000001
101Bench19 Earl ThomasSEASTL WP48600101000
102Bench19 Will HillNYGPHI WP412400000000
103Bench19 Darius ButlerINDHOU WP48100201000
104Bench19 Josh WilsonWASDAL WP412700000000
105Bench19 Chris CrockerCINBAL WP414201000000
106Bench19 Eric WrightTB@ATL WP00         
107Bench19 Champ BaileyChamp Bailey newsDENKC WP413200100000
108Bench19 Louis DelmasDETCHI WP311400000000
109Bench20 Leon HallCINBAL WP44200201000
110Bench20 Charlie PeprahDAL@WAS WP13100000000
111Bench20 Gerald SensabaughDAL@WAS WP411600000000
112Bench20 William GayARI@SF WP411210000000
113Bench20 Leonard JohnsonTB@ATL WP412001000001
114Bench20 Mike AdamsDENKC WP413300000000
115Bench20 Kyle ArringtonNEMIA WP416000000001
116Bench21 Greg TolerARI@SF WP47100101000
117Bench21 Rashad JohnsonARI@SF WP34100101000
118Bench21 E.J. BiggersTB@ATL WP411400000000
119Bench21 Ahmad BlackTB@ATL WP412100000000
120Bench21 Elbert MackNOCAR WP46100101000
121Bench21 Rafael BushNOCAR WP45301100001
122Bench21 Ricardo SilvaDETCHI WP38300000000
123QUE21 Alfonzo DennardNEMIA WP310000000000
124QUE21 Patrick ChungNEMIA WP45400200000
125Bench21 Mike MitchellOAK@SD WP412310000000
--DBT--DN-106Jayron HosleyNYGPHI  39200000000
--OUT-- William MooreATLTB  19200200000
--OUT--DN-73Sheldon BrownCLE@PIT  411100100000
--OUT--DN-103Jabari GreerNOCAR  49300200000
--OUT-- Charles WoodsonGB@MIN  00         
--OUT--DN-124Phillip AdamsOAK@SD  46100200000
--SUSP-- Brandon BrownerSEASTL  16000000001
--SUSP-- Cedric GriffinWASDAL  14100000000


  • 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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