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 values are elevated for the upcoming week. Some of these players will be superstars, while others will be found on many waiver wires. We'll look at team positional groupings, based on the potential for a favorable game script. Whether you're streaming IDPs each week or have a stocked roster, this "one size fits" all approach hopefully will help most everyone find a weekly edge.
When the Bears had a great setup to run the ball in Week 8 against the Chargers, they turned David Montgomery loose to the tune of 27 carries. Although the Lions have some "names" on their defense, they simply have been weak across the board, but especially against the run. Expect the Bears to take the heat off Mitchell Trubisky by leaning on their rushing attack, making the Lions' run stoppers better lineup options than they usually are. It also helps that the Bears are at home, where they should be able to keep this game close enough to keep leaning on the run.
Not only are the Ravens near the top of the list in terms of plays run per game, but they also