This article is part of our IDP Analysis series.
With rosters of all shapes and sizes, IDP advice can be a bit tricky, so the purpose of this article is to point out players whose value is elevated for the upcoming week. Some of these players will be superstars, while others will be players found on many waiver wires. Whether you're streaming IDPs each week or have a stocked roster, this, "one size fits" all approach will hopefully help most everyone find a weekly edge.
Tahir Whitehead, Emmanuel Lamur and Marquel Lee – Raiders: Offensive inconsistency is the norm in Oakland these days, while the 49ers have proven to be a team that continues to battle despite dealing with injuries all year. Meanwhile, Kyle Shanahan has built a highly successful running game, regardless of which RBs they use. In a game in which the 49ers have a great chance to play with a lead for much of the day, they easily could have one of their highest total of rushing attempts this year, which obviously bodes well for the volume the Oakland run-stoppers will see.
Matt Milano, Tremaine Edmunds and Lorenzo Alexander – Bills: In what should be a game that the Bears have under control before the conclusion of the first half, this could be a Jordan Howard game. Earlier in the season when Chicago was blowing out Tampa Bay as well as the Jets last week, they took their foot off the gas, so at least we have a sample of how they'll likely