Matchups are critical for fantasy defenses.
Even a mediocre real-life defense can put up big fantasy numbers if they are going up against a weak offense with a turnover-prone quarterback.
Make sure that you don't overlook the DEF position when setting your lineup and use our advice below for an advantage.
To help you out, I put together this summary of our top 10 ranked defenses for week 1.
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Top 10 Fantasy Defenses for Week 1
|2||NY Jets Defense||DEF||7|
|3||LA Chargers Defense||DEF||5|
|5||New England Defense||DEF||11|
|7||LA Rams Defense||DEF||10|
|10||Kansas City Defense||DEF||10|
To dive deeper, you can see the full list of defense rankings.
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