Gone are the days of drafting a top tier defense and not worrying about them all year. Streaming your defense has become the normal in fantasy football nowadays.
Change aside, there are some defenses this year that could hold value throughout the year. The Jacksonville Jaguars, Minnesota Vikings and Los Angeles Rams are elite units, while the Philadelphia Eagles and Los Angeles Chargers will produce most weeks. The rest, go with the normal and play matchups.
Take a look at Marc Caviglia’s fantasy football team defense rankings to see who you should take on draft day.
Rankings are based on standard scoring, 2 point per interception, 2 point per fumble recovery, 1 point per sack, 6 point for defensive touchdown leagues.