Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 5 DEFs

 
 
 
 
 
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Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 5

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. Seattle vs. Los Angeles Rams (allows 7.0 points per game to DEFs)
  2. New York Jets vs. Cleveland (allows 6.0 points per game to DEFs)
  3. Detroit vs. Carolina (allows 6.0 points per game to DEFs)
  4. New York Giants vs. Los Angeles Chargers (allows 6.0 points per game to DEFs)
  5. Cleveland vs. New York Jets (allows 6.0 points per game to DEFs)
  6. Minnesota vs. Chicago (allows 5.0 points per game to DEFs)
  7. New England vs. Tampa Bay (allows 5.0 points per game to DEFs)
  8. Kansas City vs. Houston (allows 5.0 points per game to DEFs)
  9. Philadelphia vs. Arizona (allows 5.0 points per game to DEFs)
  10. Pittsburgh vs. Jacksonville (allows 5.0 points per game to DEFs)

Toughest Matchups

  1. Baltimore vs. Oakland (allows 2.0 points per game to DEFs)
  2. Houston vs. Kansas City (allows 3.0 points per game to DEFs)
  3. Green Bay vs. Dallas (allows 3.0 points per game to DEFs)
  4. Jacksonville vs. Pittsburgh (allows 3.0 points per game to DEFs)
  5. Chicago vs. Minnesota (allows 3.0 points per game to DEFs)
  6. Tampa Bay vs. New England (allows 3.0 points per game to DEFs)
  7. Miami vs. Tennessee (allows 4.0 points per game to DEFs)
  8. Oakland vs. Baltimore (allows 4.0 points per game to DEFs)
  9. Los Angeles Rams vs. Seattle (allows 4.0 points per game to DEFs)
  10. Los Angeles Chargers vs. New York Giants (allows 4.0 points per game to DEFs)