Tags Archives: Defensive Tackle

Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 16 December 22, 2020

This has been by far the most challenging season of sit/start decisions I’ve encountered in my years of fantasy football. Those of you in championship games and toilet bowls alike should take a moment to reflect on a challenging season, pat yourself on ...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 15 December 15, 2020

The carnage of Week 14 is a not-so-friendly reminder to keep grinding all the way to the end of the season. Players who left the field with injuries include 49ers' LB Fred Warner, Cardinals' IDL Jordan Phillips, Bears' CB Jaylon Johnson, and no fewer than...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 14 December 8, 2020

There has never been a more difficult season for roster management in fantasy football. A typical season includes one list on which to reserve players for health reasons. The Reserve/Injured list with a designation to return allowed a team to stash a pla...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 13 December 1, 2020

Opportunities to spot emerging talent in time to fuel a playoff run has passed. Week 13 is the final week of the fantasy regular season in many leagues. Playoff berths and seedings are on the line. Fantasy gamers, it’s time to survive and advance. That...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 11 November 17, 2020

The rate of injuries was yet again merciful to IDP fantasy gamers. Rams safety Taylor Rapp was one of very few players rostered in more than a third of IDP leagues on MyFantasyLeague.com who exited early. Rapp doesn’t belong on a redraft roster in 2020 ...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 7 October 20, 2020

The NFL collectively held its breath and put forward a full slate of games less regularly scheduled bye weeks. Setting line-ups was only normally frustrating without several studs on both sides of the ball who were off for Week 6. Those leaving the field...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 6 October 13, 2020

Has there ever been a more difficult week in which to set line-ups for fantasy football? The sheer number of players entering the weekend with a “questionable” injury designation coupled with the threat of game postponements challenged roster depth or...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 4 September 29, 2020

Your author assumed responsibility for this weekly column midway through the 2019 season. Deep into a fantasy football season, the waiver wire is often simply a source for a line-up salve. I sought to recommend a player that could help a team survive and ...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 2 September 22, 2020

In light of what we saw in Week 2, Week 1 reminds me of the first scene at the Moscow hospital in the television series “Chernobyl.” Firefighters responded to the explosion of a nuclear reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear reactor in Ukraine. Those that s...

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IDP Change of Scenery: San Francisco to Indianapolis March 25, 2020

This trade has the star power, the first round pick involved and was a bit of surprise to a lot of us. The San Francisco 49ers traded star stud defensive tackle, DeForest Buckner, and in return, they would receive the Colts' 2020 first round pick (13th ov...

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IDP Change of Scenery: Pittsburgh to Philadelphia March 19, 2020

What a crazy first day of the legal tampering period, where teams can work deals with free agents, but they can’t become official until Wednesday. One of the best free agents signing in my opinion so far is the Philadelphia Eagles offer to defensive tac...

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IDP Devy Preview August 18, 2019

The best way to get a leg up in your dynasty leagues is to know the next class of players before they hit the NFL. Whether you're a devy or regular dynasty IDP player, this article will help you identify some of the key players climbing the ranks at the c...

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Buy Low IDP Dynasty Assets July 24, 2019

I’m going to give you at least one buy low dynasty asset at each position, that I believe you are must own or you should stash away on your bench or taxi squads. These players may need a year or so to give you a significant return, but it will be worth ...

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Pre-Training Camp DT Sleepers July 10, 2019

This time of year most rookie drafts are complete, you’re gearing up for redraft season, wrapping up some dynasty startups or if you’re fortunate you are deep into the #SFB9 draft! Now is the time to take a look at the back end of your roster, unload ...

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Where is Your Favorite IDP Rookie Being Drafted? June 12, 2019

I am going to look at the top 10 IDP rookies being selected in rookie drafts, (as of June 1st ADP). Keep in mind that there are several different things to consider with this list. When compiling this info, I took numerous rookie drafts from all types of ...

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IDP Divisional Breakdown: NFC West May 28, 2019

Free agency and the draft are finished and though we are still three-plus months from the beginning of the season teams are starting to resemble what they are going to be heading into the season. I’m going to go division by division breaking down the ID...

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IDP Rookie Impact Series: Defensive Tackles June 26, 2018

In this series, we are going to look at the top 3 rookies from each position that will make their mark on the league from year one. From the Dynasty perspective, we focus mainly on talent, but if you need a contributor right away from this rookie class, y...

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IDP Rookie Profile: Da’Ron Payne January 29, 2018

#94 Da’Ron Payne, Alabama 6’2” 308 lbs Junior, Defensive Tackle Introduction The stock of Da’Ron Payne is as hot as any player entering the draft, following the college football playoff. His production in the two-game playoff elevated him from a d...

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Under the Radar: Week 4 IDP Starters October 1, 2017

Every week I try and highlight a couple of starters that are under 50% start rate on MFL. These guys can help you as a flex or even as a starter in your lineups. Week 4 is a big week in my leagues. Hopefully, you are all fighting hard for […]

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