The "Other Side" Guide
All you need to know before joining or starting an Individual Defensive Player league
We individual defensive player (IDP) leaguers recruit in all sorts of ways.
Be it a "random" last-minute opening in a league, a reasoned pitch over a few pints or simply years of relentless badgering, more and more invites to join IDP leagues go out every year. This August and September, even more of you will accept the offer to join us on the "other" side.
The IDP format asks that you manage not only your standard offensive roster but also a collection of various individual defenders, ...
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2009 Football Draft Kit
ESPN.com's fantasy experts offer all the information you'll need to succeed in your draft this year.
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• Top 200 | Cheat Sheet (PDF)
• Quarterback: Rankings | Preview
• Running back: Rankings | Preview
• Wide receiver: Rankings | Preview
• Tight end: Rankings | Preview
• Team defense: Rankings | Preview
• Kicker: Rankings | Preview
• IDP: Rankings | Primer
• Other formats: PPR | 2-QB | TD-Only
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• Impact fantasy players on new teams