Tags Archives: IDP Linebackers

Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 6 October 12, 2021

“Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire” is written for fantasy football gamers in leagues that require a full complement of 11 defensive starters in leagues of 12 to 16 teams. Recommendations rely on scoring settings from FantasyPros.com, even though their valu...

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IDP Wrap Up: Week 4 October 8, 2021

The Buffalo Bills pitched a shutout playing against a depleted Houston offense Sunday in New York. Week 5 will be a lot tougher, as the team has to square off against the Patrick Mahomes-led Chiefs, but this week the Buffalo defenders dominated. In the ef...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 4 September 28, 2021

Welcome to the third weekly edition of “Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire” for 2021! For those returning for another installment of defensive player recommendations, your interest and support are appreciated! This weekly column will help you, the reader, p...

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IDP Wrap Up: Week 2 September 24, 2021

Wagner made 20 total tackles… TWENTY TACKLES, against Tennessee!! In addition to the massive tackle total, the 10-year veteran added a TFL and a sack to his slash line. Wagner has long been a top fantasy asset in IDP circles, and his performance so far ...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 3 September 21, 2021

Welcome to the second weekly edition of “Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire” for 2021! For those returning for a second installment of defensive player recommendations, your interest and support are appreciated! This weekly column will help you, the reader, ...

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IDP Wrap Up: Week 1 September 17, 2021

The Arizona Cardinals played a terrific game in Tennessee on Sunday. The defensive unit held Derrick Henry in check and pestered Ryan Tannehill all day long. In total, defenders racked up six sacks, two fumble recoveries, and an interception against a str...

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IDP Rookie Sleepers September 1, 2021

There is no better feeling in fantasy football than calling your shot on a sleeper! Plucking a diamond out of the rough before anyone else realizes the value, is one of the reasons we dynasty managers dig so deep into weeds each offseason. Now that the 20...

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IDP Preseason Trades Impact August 31, 2021

As the NFL finishes their final week of preseason games, it’s important for us dynasty IDP managers to keep abreast of under-the-radar activity happening throughout the league. Tuesday, August 31st is the official NFL cut day, but some savvy NFL franchi...

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“Hard Knocks” Premiere: Micah Parsons Shines August 12, 2021

I’ve long been a huge fan of the HBO series “Hard Knocks” since its premiere in 2001. Outside of the expected silliness ranging from former Jets' HC Rex Ryan’s “let’s get a snack” quote to Vince Wilfork’s “naked overalls” episode with ...

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Leave Your IDP Draft With Zach Cunningham July 29, 2021

The player I can’t leave my draft without is Zach Cunningham. While a bit of an obvious choice, I want to make sure everyone is aware of who he is and the situation that surrounds him. I want to start off and preface that it is nearly impossible to pred...

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Scheme or Scam: Las Vegas Raiders July 17, 2021

The Raiders hired veteran defensive mind Gus Bradley to coordinate their defense in 2021. Bradley has a long history of creating studs for IDP fantasy football. This track record, however, has delivered no shortage of teases to the game as well. For every...

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2020 IDP Wrap Up: Off-Ball Linebacker June 2, 2021

We learned that the young star linebackers were prepared to dominate once again! Both Roquan Smith and Devin White came into 2020 with extremely high expectations, and both delivered with resounding success. These two superstars combined for 280 total tac...

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Scheme or Scam: Dallas Cowboys June 1, 2021

In 2020 Dynasty Football Factory launched a series titled “Schemes Are Ch-Ch-Changing”. Each edition of the series explored how a new defensive coordinator would affect defenders as fantasy assets. The David Bowie song “Changes” would roll through...

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IDP Draft Preview: Zaven Collins April 16, 2021

Zaven Collins was a three-star quarterback and all-state defender coming out of Hominy High School in Oklahoma. The athlete played tight end as a redshirt freshman before switching to linebacker for Tulsa. Defending, in his first season as a starter, came...

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IDP Draft Preview: Dylan Moses February 10, 2021

In 2017 as a freshman, Dylan Moses came to the Alabama campus as a 6-foot-3, 235-pound freshman and proceeded to run a 4.46-second 40-yard dash. He then bench pressed 405 pounds, squatted 500 pounds and power cleaned 335 pounds. Four years in the Crimson ...

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Raiding the IDP Waiver Wire: Week 10 November 10, 2020

It’s a wonderful time of the year! Young players have absorbed playbooks, have worked themselves into rotations, and have begun to show out. Maxx Crosby burst onto the scene in Week 9 of 2019, his rookie season, with 10 pressures of QB Philip Rivers on ...

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Shoot for the Moon: 2020 Linebacker Ranks August 8, 2020

Seasonal (redraft) ranks will appear in article form this year at Dynasty Football Factory. The IDP ranks in spreadsheet form are and will remain for a dynasty format. I’ll update these dynasty ranks year-round, thus making available a rare resource for...

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Sophomore Breakout Series: LB March 28, 2020

Linebackers are the core of any IDP league. No position is as reliable and consistent as the LB group. A lot of the time with linebackers, we know who the studs are going to be right from the draft and usually, a highly touted LB can start and produce fro...

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Top Free Agent Linebackers March 3, 2020

I truly believe the Rams have to resign Littleton. They have some youth behind him, but it is uncertain and unproven youth. Littleton went undrafted out of Washington and has developed into one of the league’s best linebackers. He went from a two year b...

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