IDP Analysis: Week 12 Matchups
IDP Analysis: Week 12 Matchups

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.

Linebackers

Zach Brown, Mason Foster and Preston Smith – Redskins: Dallas is averaging about 20 rushing attempts per contest, but they could have a significantly higher total in this contest. First of all, their rushing attack has been clicking lately, and with Amari Cooper helping to keep defenses honest, Ezekiel Elliott benefits in that the defenses can't sell out as hard as they used to. In addition, Washington just lost QB Alex Smith for the season, and that should allow the Cowboys a great chance to grind out the clock on the ground in a potential home victory, which should allow the Washington linebackers to fill up the stat sheet.

Matt Milano, Tremaine Edmunds and Lorenzo Alexander – Bills: Since Leonard Fournette has returned to action, it's become quite clear that the Jaguars would rather not put games in the hands of Blake Bortles. In a game in which the Jags should have no trouble controlling an overmatched Buffalo squad, look for one of the highest rushing attempt totals of the

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Jim Coventry
Coventry covers football for RotoWire. He started playing fantasy football in 1994 and won a national contest in 1996. He also nabbed five top-50 finishes in national contests from 2008 to 2012 before turning his attention to DFS. A published author, Coventry wrote a book about relationships, "The Secret of Life", in 2013.
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