Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 2 DEFs
 
 
 
 
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Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 2

This tool is not meant to be a replacement for our weekly player rankings, although matchups are taken into consideration for those as well. You shouldn't bench a stud player who has a difficult matchup or automatically start a fantasy backup who has an easy matchup. It's meant to be a helpful tool when deciding between two closely ranked players. The matchups are graded on how many fantasy points the opposing team surrendered to this position on average.

Week:

Easiest Matchups

  1. New England at Minnesota (allows 10.9 points per game to DEFs)
  2. Baltimore vs. Pittsburgh (allows 10.6 points per game to DEFs)
  3. Pittsburgh at Baltimore (allows 9.8 points per game to DEFs)
  4. Buffalo vs. Miami (allows 9.7 points per game to DEFs)
  5. San Francisco vs. Chicago (allows 9.6 points per game to DEFs)
  6. Houston at Oakland (allows 9.1 points per game to DEFs)
  7. San Diego vs. Seattle (allows 8.1 points per game to DEFs)
  8. Cleveland vs. New Orleans (allows 8.0 points per game to DEFs)
  9. New York Jets at Green Bay (allows 7.9 points per game to DEFs)
  10. Seattle at San Diego (allows 7.8 points per game to DEFs)

Toughest Matchups

  1. Arizona at New York Giants (allows 3.7 points per game to DEFs)
  2. St. Louis at Tampa Bay (allows 3.9 points per game to DEFs)
  3. Denver vs. Kansas City (allows 4.4 points per game to DEFs)
  4. Tampa Bay vs. St. Louis (allows 4.6 points per game to DEFs)
  5. Jacksonville at Washington (allows 5.0 points per game to DEFs)
  6. Indianapolis vs. Philadelphia (allows 5.1 points per game to DEFs)
  7. Dallas at Tennessee (allows 5.1 points per game to DEFs)
  8. Atlanta at Cincinnati (allows 5.2 points per game to DEFs)
  9. Chicago at San Francisco (allows 5.2 points per game to DEFs)
  10. Detroit at Carolina (allows 5.3 points per game to DEFs)