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 5.
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No teams have a bye week this week, so you have a full slate of players to choose from.
Top 10 Fantasy Defenses for Week 5
|1||San Francisco Defense||DEF||9|
|2||Green Bay Defense||DEF||14|
|6||LA Rams Defense||DEF||7|
|9||Tampa Bay Defense||DEF||11|
To dive deeper, you can see the full list of defense rankings.
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