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 9.
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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Lastly, the Browns, Steelers, Broncos, Cowboys, Giants and 49ers have a bye this week so keep that in mind when setting your lineup.
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Top 10 Fantasy Defenses for Week 9
|4||New England Defense||DEF||10|
|8||Tampa Bay Defense||DEF||11|
|9||Green Bay Defense||DEF||14|
|10||Kansas City 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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