Week 3 Defense Fantasy Football Rankings

Top-ranked player for week
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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 3.

You can also check out our full list of Defense rankings or use our free who should I start tool for an interactive way to use our fantasy football rankings.

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No teams have a bye week this week, so you have a full slate of players to choose from.


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Top 10 Fantasy Defenses for Week 3

Rk Team Pos Bye
1 Pittsburgh Defense DEF 4
2 Indianapolis Defense DEF 7
3 Tampa Bay Defense DEF 13
4 Cleveland Defense DEF 9
5 San Francisco Defense DEF 11
6 LA Rams Defense DEF 9
7 Arizona Defense DEF 8
8 Philadelphia Defense DEF 9
9 LA Chargers Defense DEF 6
10 Jacksonville Defense DEF 8

To dive deeper, you can see the full list of defense rankings.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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