Hoge's Tape Room: Potential playoff plug-ins

Updated: December 5, 2008, 1:27 PM ET
By Merril Hoge | ESPN

I can't believe it's almost fantasy playoff time. That means you're probably scrambling last-minute to pick up players who might be postseason plug-ins. Here are a few of those along with some insights on defenses that can give you the edge on who to play and who to bench.

Former NFL fullback Merril Hoge is an analyst for a wide variety of NFL programs on television and ESPN Radio. An eight-year NFL veteran, Hoge spent 1987-93 with the Pittsburgh Steelers and joined ESPN in 1996.