There are numerous options that have demonstrated improved performance, significant enough to be worth of rostering in place of those defensive players that are underperforming on your rosters, or that have been injured and are unavailable heading into Week 6 and beyond. Fortunately for those of you playing in IDP leagues, most are readily available on your league’s wire, as well.

Bye Weeks coming up: Week 6: Detroit and New Orleans; Week 7: Green Bay, Oakland, Pittsburgh, Seattle; Week 8: Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles Chargers, Tennessee

 

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Linebackers

Jamie Collins , Sr. CLE

Collins benefitted from a substantial uptick in playing time this past week and rewarded his owners with 12 total tackles (TT), eight of those being of the solo variety, and one for a loss of yards (TFL). He also posted a sack against the visiting Ravens and a QB hit (QH). So long as he is seeing time on the field for a majority of the defensive snaps, he is worth adding to...