Tags Archives: IDP Player Profile

For or Against: Preston Brown, LB, Buffalo Bills January 11, 2018

THE MOTIVATION BEHIND THIS ARTICLE IS THAT EACH WRITER TAKES ON ONE SIDE OF THE ARGUMENT. THE WORDS BELOW ARE ENTWINED TO CREATE A BACK AND FORTH DEBATE. THE FOR OR “PRO” SIDE IS IN Blue WHILE THE AGAINST OR “CON” SIDE IN RED. ENJOY! – is only...

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Reuben Foster: Fantasy Year in Review January 2, 2018

Draft Reuben Foster was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the first round of the 2017 rookie draft (31st pick). This came despite his pre-draft controversy: being sent home from the combine and having a diluted urine sample. Weeks 1-8 In his first NFL...

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Injury Impact: J.J. Watt October 9, 2017

The pride of Houston, the face of the franchise for Texans fans, was battling back from back injuries and I thought tonight would be the night he fought back to the top of the stat sheet. Like many, I wanted him to return to the glory of his earlier days....

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IDP Injury Impact: Eric Berry September 10, 2017

The stunned silence in Foxborough spoke volumes as was loaded onto a cart with an apparent Achilles injury Thursday night in the 2017 Regular Season Kickoff. The Kansas City Chiefs’ star safety wasn’t playing in front of a home crowd, but even the New...

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Just Burfict! – Bengals Star LB Suspended September 4, 2017

The Suspension: Last Sunday night, news broke that the NFL was going to hand out a five game suspension, Cincinnati LB Vontaze Burfict. The suspension is a result stemming from for a hit he laid on Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman back on August 19th. Vide...

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Top 20 Defensive Tackles of 2017: 1-10 August 24, 2017

If you missed #20-11 hurry and catch up here! If you are ready to continue with the top 10 Defensive Tackles for 2017, here we go! The Top 10 # 10 Linval Joseph (MIN): The Vikings have been taking care of their defense with contract extensions, and Joseph...

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Top 20 Defensive Tackles of 2017: 11-20 August 23, 2017

I will be counting down the top 20 Defensive Tackles who need to be on your roster to help you win that IDP league championship! Let’s kick it off with… # 20 (PIT): Pittsburgh is looking for him to take his game to the next level and I believe he [&he...

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IDP Player Profile: Vonn Bell, DB, New Orleans Saints August 11, 2017

The 61st overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft went to the decimated secondary of the New Orleans Saints. Not only did the Saints feel that Bell was worthy of a second round pick, they traded up for him. With one full season under his belt, let’s see what ...

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IDP Player Profile: DB Desmond King, LA Chargers August 10, 2017

Desmond King was a four-year starter for the Iowa Hawkeyes, which is a rarity these days especially when you take into account that players of his talent usually leave college early. He is a do-it-all ballhawk, who is a big asset to the return game as wel...

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IDP Player Profile: Jordan Hicks, MLB, Philadelphia Eagles July 27, 2017

          *Image courtesy of NFL.com Jordan Hicks is an athletic freak at 6’1”, 236 lbs who has drawn repeated praise for the way he attacks the weight room, prepares for games and takes care of his body. Unfortunately, he was also an injury wait...

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2017 Linebacker Usage Analysis July 18, 2017

In the ever changing world that is the NFL, it is vitally important to know which players will have the opportunities necessary to produce value in fantasy football. Furthermore, in IDP, there is nothing more important than owning/starting linebackers tha...

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IDP Player Profile: DT Dalvin Tomlinson, NY Giants June 28, 2017

The NY Giants defense is at its best when the front four is clicking as a unit. Having a disruptive front in a 4-3 really open things up for the rest of the defense, but especially the LB unit. In 2016 the Giants had a formidable tandem of Damon “Snacks...

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IDP Player Profile: Takkarist McKinley, DE, Atlanta Falcons June 20, 2017

  June 15 is the day that Mr. McKinley finishes with his college courses. It is also the same day that the Falcons minicamp ends. So, Big TAK will need to wait until the end of July for training camp to kick in to show off his game and physical […...

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IDP Draft Profile: S Malik Hooker, Ohio State March 9, 2017

In the stacked safety class of 2017, Malik Hooker is right up there with the best of them (Jamal Adams, Jabrill Peppers, Budda Baker). The former Buckeye was one of many standouts for Ohio State in 2016 as a Redshirt Sophomore, and he is now headed for th...

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IDP Player Profile: Danielle Hunter DE, Minnesota Vikings March 7, 2017

Since Danielle Hunter was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2015 NFL Draft, he’s been shattering expectations. At the time he was drafted, he was looked at as a high “potential based” pick for Minnesota. Since then, he has been a pleasant surprise in ...

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2016 Year in Review: Safeties February 17, 2017

With the 2016 fantasy season over and done with, I decided to look back at each defensive position and publish my top 20 players at each spot. We check out the safeties today! If you missed the other positions, take a look at the defensive ends here, the ...

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Karter Schult “In the Player Pit” with J.T. Maynard February 11, 2017

This interview is the debut article of my newest writing endeavor, “In the Player Pit.” It will be a running series of me interviewing, in person or via phone, up and coming football players from all levels of competition. First off, I want to say tha...

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2016 Year in Review: Cornerbacks February 3, 2017

With the 2016 fantasy season over and done with, I decided to look back at each defensive position and publish my top 20 players at each spot. This article will focus on the cornerbacks! Check out the linebackers here, defensive tackles here, and the def...

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2017 Linebacker Sleepers January 21, 2017

As we begin to settle into this off-season, our team here at DFF has decided to tackle a list of sleepers at each position. As you’ve probably already noticed, this isn’t just offensive sleepers; this 7-part series will consist of IDP sleepers as well...

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2016 Year in Review: Linebackers January 19, 2017

With the 2016 fantasy season over and done with, I decided to look back at each defensive position and publish my top 20 players at each spot. The focus is on the linebackers now! Check out the defensive ends here, and the defensive tackles here. 25. Jerr...

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