Categories Archives: IDP

LB Scooby Wright III, Cleveland Browns May 22, 2016

Your dynasty rookie drafts are usually filled with tremendous athletes, but sometimes an old-fashioned throwback player gets drafted. The Browns selected one of those linebackers in former Arizona Scooby Wright III. He had an outstanding 2014 season winni...

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S/LB Su’a Cravens, Washington Redskins May 20, 2016

NFL defensive schemes and roles are changing to accommodate more versatile, explosive players like Arizona’s hybrid Deone Bucannon and LA’s Mark Barron. Washington decided to add an exciting playmaker with NFL bloodlines (related to Jordan Cameron, Ma...

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DT Geno Atkins, Cincinnati Bengals May 17, 2016

Special talents are extremely difficult to find and even harder to be put in the right situations to succeed. It’s rare to find a player who can do multiple tasks at a high level. Some would suggest teams in the NFL need some luck to hit on an elite pla...

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LB Kentrell Brothers, Minnesota Vikings May 15, 2016

The beauty of playing in IDP leagues is that preparation meets opportunity more often than not. What I mean by that is, if you understand the strengths and weaknesses of a player and how that defender fits in the system in which he was drafted, the inform...

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3-4 or 4-3…What’s the Difference? May 13, 2016

The world of IDP fantasy football can be a hard choice if you don’t completely immerse yourself in it. First, I understand why, as most of our childhoods get filled with memories of amazing, toe-tapping catches or several broken tackles that lead to lon...

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LB Joshua Perry, San Diego Chargers May 7, 2016

The 2016 NFL Draft was certainly filled with its share of highly recruited, big name athletes, hailing from well-respected programs. On some occasions, a university can get lucky and have a player’s development exceed original expectations. For Ohio Sta...

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Pre-existing Injuries: Jack, Smith and Williams May 6, 2016

These 3 incoming rookies; LB Myles Jack (tore his anterior meniscus 3 games into his 2015 season), LB Jaylon Smith (tore his ACL & LCL in the 2015 Fiesta Bowl, won’t play in 2016) & RB Jonathan Williams (had surgery to his left foot prior to the...

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DE JJ Watt, Houston Texans May 1, 2016

Best IDP Player Ever? The visions of that fateful 2010 Ohio State versus Wisconsin game still rings in my brain: Ever since I watched his first step up field to get one of his two sacks on the day, against my all-time favorite college team. I’ve seen hi...

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DE Everson Griffen, Minnesota Vikings April 29, 2016

When I draft my DE, I am looking for that every down player with a high ceiling. The epitome of a big play specialist. My goal is to draft a plug and play talent expecting the stats to come week in and week out. By extension, a DE who teams […] <...

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LB Luke Rhodes, Tampa Bay Buccaneers April 28, 2016

Diamond in the Rough? This is the first article of my “IDP Deep Sleepers” segment, which I am beyond stoked to be doing. This article will focus on division I-AA, William & Mary, Inside Linebacker, Luke Rhodes. The 2016 NFL Draft is now upon us a...

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S James Sample, Jacksonville Jaguars April 20, 2016

This time last year many people had no idea who this young football player was. Furthermore, if you heard his name you likely needed to run to Google or grab your draft guide just to figure out who he was. However, for the savvy dynasty IDP owner, he was...

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LB DeAndre Levy, Detroit Lions April 9, 2016

Let’s have some fun and play a little game. Test our knowledge if you will, while commencing Operation: Information Download. Note: If at anytime, while your reading this, you realize this is the DeAndre Levy that you know and love, please jump up and d...

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LB Chandler Jones, Arizona Cardinals April 7, 2016

Chandler Jones in Cardinal red. That is going to take some time to sink in all the way. In a move that surprised many fans, including myself, the Arizona Cardinals traded G Jonathan Cooper and their 2016 2nd round pick for the 4-year veteran. Cardinals GM...

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LB Luke Kuechly, Carolina Panthers April 5, 2016

The Every Down Linebacker Ask any experienced dynasty owner what the most valuable position in fantasy football is and you will get a unanimous answer of it being wide receiver. The longevity provided by this position and consistent scoring of prolific pa...

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S Harrison Smith, Minnesota Vikings April 5, 2016

During my college years I worked part-time at a movie theater. It was the perfect blend allowing me to earning some cash, while tapping into my movie buff side. Ultimately, my duties consisted of tearing tickets, cleaning theaters, selling popcorn, you na...

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IDP 360 April 5, 2016

Individual Defensive Players, or IDP for short, is an exciting type of fantasy football format that is growing in popularity. Unlike most fantasy football leagues that require a team to start a general defense/special teams to gain points for sacks, turno...

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