Week 17 Rankings: Defense/Special Teams

Yahoo Sports Staff
Yahoo SportsDecember 23, 2013


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The following list comprises the top 20 team defense/special team rankings for Week 17 of each Yahoo! Sports fantasy expert. The list is ordered by the overall top 20 composite ranking of the five experts, with the remaining team defenses/special teams that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list.

Week 17 Rankings: Defense & Special Teams
Yahoo! Sports
Composite
Brandon
Funston
Andy
Behrens
Brad
Evans
Scott
Pianowski
Dalton
Del Don
FantasyPros
All Experts
1. Seattle Seahawks 1 1 4 1 1 view
2. Miami Dolphins 2 2 1 6 6 view
3. Cincinnati Bengals 3 10 3 5 4 view
4. San Francisco 49ers 12 3 8 4 2 view
5. Tennessee Titans 6 6 9 3 9 view
5. Denver Broncos 11 4 5 8 5 view
7. New England Patriots 4 8 13 2 11 view
8. Kansas City Chiefs 13 12 2 11 3 view
9. Carolina Panthers 9 5 7 17 8 view
10. Pittsburgh Steelers 8 9 6 9 15 view
11. New Orleans Saints 10 7 11 13 7 view
12. Indianapolis Colts 7 15 10 7 12 view
13. Arizona Cardinals 5 17 15 20 view
14. New York Jets 11 12 14 view
15. Cleveland Browns 19 17 10 17 view
15. San Diego Chargers 16 10 view
15. Washington Redskins 14 16 12 view
15. Detroit Lions 15 14 13 view
19. Green Bay Packers 13 view
19. Baltimore Ravens 20 14 18 15 20 view
21. St. Louis Rams 20 20 14 19 view
22. Philadelphia Eagles 18 19 19 16 view
22. New York Giants 16 16 view
22. Chicago Bears 17 view
22. Dallas Cowboys 19 18 view
22. Buffalo Bills 18 18 view


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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