Week 8 Ranks: Defense/Special Teams

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The following list comprises the top 15 team defense/special team rankings for Week 8 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/special teams that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list.

Week 8 DST Rankings

Brandon
Funston
Andy
Behrens
Brad
Evans
Scott
Pianowski
Yahoo!
Sports
Composite
Ranking
FantasyPros
All
Experts
Chicago Bears 1 2 1 1 1 view
San Francisco 49ers 3 1 2 2 2 view
Green Bay Packers 2 3 3 3 3 view
New England Patriots 4 8 5 4 4 view
Atlanta Falcons 9 6 4 6 5 view
Arizona Cardinals 6 12 7 5 6 view
Seattle Seahawks 7 5 9 9 7 view
New York Giants 12 4 10 7 8 view
New York Jets 5 7 11 10 9 view
Miami Dolphins 8 10 8 15 10 view
Detroit Lions 15 9 6 12 11 view
Cleveland Browns 13 15 14 8 12 view
San Diego Chargers 11 14 13 13 view
Kansas City Chiefs 14 13 11 14 view
Pittsburgh Steelers 10 15 15 view
Oakland Raiders 12 13 16 view
Dallas Cowboys 11 17 view
Philadelphia Eagles 14 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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