Fantasy Football Rankings: LB - Week 5

by KFFL Staff     October 4, 2013 @ 17:45:53 PDT




Fantasy Football Weekly Rankings

RKFan PosTierRnk ChngLinebackersTMVsSPWPGTklAssSkFumRIntTD FumTD IntAll S/T TDSftyFumF
111 Jerrell FreemanINDSEASP 422830000002
211 NaVorro BowmanSFHOU  425920000002
312 Brian CushingHOU@SF  42581.50101001
412 Derrick JohnsonKC@TEN  42730.50000000
512 Daryl SmithBAL@MIA  417201.50201000
612 Paul PoslusznyJAX@STL  4271310100000
713 James LaurinaitisSTLJAX  424400000000
813 DeMeco RyansPHI@NYG WP427910000000
913 Vontaze BurfictCINNE WP4261600100000
101 or 24 Kevin BurnettOAKSDSP 420401000001
111 or 24 Robert MathisINDSEASP 41447.50000001
121 or 24 Ahmad BrooksSFHOU  42052.50000000
131 or 24 Dannell EllerbeMIABAL  4241401000000
141 or 24 Bobby WagnerSEA@IND  4151701100000
151 or 24 Justin HoustonKC@TEN  41817.52000001
16QUE4 Jerod MayoNE@CIN  4241410000000
171 or 24 Sean LeeDALDEN  426801101000
1825 DeAndre LevyDET@GB  419900201000
1925 Zach BrownTENKC  426130000001
2025 Lance BriggsCHINO  4261110000002
2125 Brad JonesGBDET WP320601000001
2225 Danny TrevathanDEN@DAL WP424610100000
2325 Luke KuechlyCAR@ARI WP3141500100000
242 or 36 Donald ButlerSD@OAK  41940.50000000
252 or 36 Terrell SuggsBAL@MIA  4161540000000
262 or 36 Stephen TullochDET@GB  420820100000
272 or 36UP-NRDaryl WashingtonARICAR WP00         
282 or 37 A.J. HawkGBDET  314901000000
292 or 37 Mychal KendricksPHI@NYG WP424702000000
302 or 37 Thomas DavisCAR@ARI WP3141110000000
312 or 37 Rey MaualugaCINNE WP4231100000000
3238 Nick RoachOAKSDSP 418600000001
3338 Pat AngererINDSEASP 2680.50000000
3438 Spencer PaysingerNYGPHI  421111000000
3538 Philip WheelerMIABAL  419610000000
3639 Tamba HaliKC@TEN  412030101001
3739 Curtis LoftonNO@CHI  418800000001
3839DN-10Karlos DansbyARICAR WP437001000000
393 or bench10 Demario DavisNYJ@ATL WP419810000000
403 or bench10 Wesley WoodyardDEN@DAL WP417161.50000000
413 or bench11 Mark HerzlichNYGPHI  419700000000
423 or bench11 Aldon SmithSFHOU  41444.50000000
433 or bench11 Manti Te'oSD@OAK  13000000000
443 or bench11 Whitney MercilusHOU@SF  41453.50000000
453 or bench12 Josh BynesBAL@MIA  4141200000000
463 or bench12 Geno HayesJAX@STL  419700000000
473 or bench12 Moise FokouTENKC  418701000000
483 or bench12 Junior GaletteNO@CHI  47231000000
493 or bench12 James AndersonCHINO  417601000000
503 or bench12 Clay MatthewsGBDET WP310320000002
513 or bench12 David HarrisNYJ@ATL WP4161110000001
52Bench13 Reggie WalkerSD@OAK WP413410000000
53Bench13 K.J. WrightSEA@IND WP411711000000
54Bench13 Akeem JordanKC@TEN WP415200000001
55Bench13 Brooks ReedHOU@SF WP410510000000
56QUE13 Dont'a HightowerNE@CIN WP4111300000000
57Bench13UP-85Ernie SimsDALDEN WP26000000000
58Bench13 Russell AllenJAX@STL WP412710000000
59Bench13 Connor BarwinPHI@NYG WP416520000000
60Bench13 Shaun PhillipsDEN@DAL WP41013.50000001
61Bench14 Kavell ConnerINDSEA WP24001000000
62Bench14 Jarret JohnsonSD@OAK WP49520000000
63Bench14 Darryl SharptonHOU@SF WP310300000001
64Bench15 David HawthorneNO@CHI WP481000000000
65Bench15 D.J. WilliamsCHINO WP49520000001
66Bench15 Dontay MochARICAR WP12010000000
67Bench15 Trent ColePHI@NYG WP49300000002
68Bench15 Calvin PaceNYJ@ATL WP4862.50000000
69Bench15 Nate IrvingDEN@DAL WP411600000000
70Bench16 Kaluka MaiavaOAKSD WP49600000000
71Bench16 Jacquian WilliamsNYGPHI WP48500000000
72Bench16 Bront BirdSD@OAK WP410700000000
73Bench16 Koa MisiMIABAL WP48600000000
74Bench16 Malcolm SmithSEA@IND WP37300000001
75Bench16 Joe MaysHOU@SF WP49600000000
76Bench16 Brandon SpikesNE@CIN WP48500000000
77Bench16DN-61Bruce CarterDALDEN WP420720000000
78Bench16 Joplo BartuATLNYJ WP4870.50000000
79Bench16 Akeem AyersTENKC WP45310000000
80Bench16 Nick PerryGBDET WP37200000000
81Bench16 Kenny DemensARICAR WP13000000000
--GTD-- Patrick WillisSFHOU  314500000000
--QUE--DN-64Jasper BrinkleyARICAR  416300000000
--DBT--DN-86Justin DurantDALDEN  48500000001
--OUT--DN-41Akeem DentATLNYJ  416121.50000000
--TRADED-- Jon BeasonNYGPHI  27400000000
--IR-R-- Sean WeatherspoonATLNYJ  28200000000
--IR-- Dwight FreeneySD@OAK  4110.50000000
--BYE-- Erin HendersonMINBYE  427620200000
--BYE-- Chad GreenwayMINBYE  428710200000
--BYE-- Mason FosterTBBYE  419920101001
--BYE-- Perry RileyWASBYE  4211711000000
--BYE-- Ryan KerriganWASBYE  418650000002
--BYE-- Lavonte DavidTBBYE  4181030100000
--BYE-- London FletcherWASBYE  4181510000000
--BYE-- Lawrence TimmonsPITBYE  421700000000
--BYE-- Brian OrakpoWASBYE  413430000000
--BYE-- Vince WilliamsPITBYE  312400000000
--BYE-- LaMarr WoodleyPITBYE  48430000001
--BYE-- Dekoda WatsonTBBYE  48310100000
--BYE-- Jarvis JonesPITBYE  413000000000


  • 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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