Week 9 Rankings: Defense

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The following list comprises the top 15 team defense rankings for Week 9 of each Yahoo! Sports fantasy expert. The list is ordered by the overall top 15 composite ranking of the four experts, with the remaining team defenses that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list. For comparison’s sake, the last column links to player pages that compare the rankings from over 60 top fantasy football analysts, compiled by our friends at FantasyPros.

Week 9 Defense Rankings

Brandon
Funston

Andy
Behrens

Brad
Evans

Scott
Pianowski

Composite
Ranking
FantasyPros
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San Francisco 49ers 2 1 1 3 1
Oakland Raiders 1 3 4 2 2
Dallas Cowboys 5 12 3 1 3
Philadelphia Eagles 4 4 8 6 4
Houston Texans 6 6 5 8 5
Baltimore Ravens 9 8 2 7 6
Green Bay Packers 3 5 9 9 7
Kansas City Chiefs 10 7 7 4 8
Atlanta Falcons 7 11 6 5 9
Pittsburgh Steelers 8 2 12 12 10
New York Jets 13 9 10 11 11
Cincinnati Bengals 15 13 11 14 12
New Orleans Saints 11 14 13
Buffalo Bills 14 15 15 13 14
Chicago Bears 10 15
St. Louis Rams 10 15
New York Giants 12 15 17
Arizona Cardinals 13 18
Denver Broncos 14 19

Scoring System:
Sack = 1; INT = 2; FR = 2; TD = 6; Safety = 2; Block Kick = 2
Pts Allowed – 0 = 10; 1-6 = 7; 7-13 = 4; 14-20 = 1; 21-27 = 0; 28-34 = -1; 35+ = -4
Return TD = 6

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