Our 2016 rankings and Top 250 Cheatsheet now include Average Draft Position and Consensus Rankings to help you in your fantasy drafts. Projected performance is based on: 1) Past 3 year performance
2) Susceptibility to injuries 3) Changes to team offense in 2016
4) Strength of schedule 5) Relative value within position.
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2016 Player Rankings Top 30 DEF -Updated September 3, 2016

Rank Defensive Team Team Position Bye
Week
Prjctd
Avg Pts
Allowed
Prjctd
Sacks+Int
+Fmbl Recv
Prjctd
Defensive
TDs
Average
Draft
Position
Consensus
Draft
Position
# 1 Denver Broncos DEF 11 15 135 9 75 136
# 2 Carolina Panthers DEF 7 15 133 9 92 160
# 3 Arizona Cardinals DEF 9 17 127 8 95 142
# 4 KansasCity Chiefs DEF 5 19 123 8 114 173
# 5 Minnesota Vikings DEF 6 20 118 8 130 182
# 6 Pittsburgh Steelers DEF 8 22 112 7 174 257
# 7 Seattle Seahawks DEF 5 22 112 7 86 134
# 8 Houston Texans DEF 9 22 109 7 109 159
# 9 LosAngeles DEF 8 23 109 7 - -
# 10 GreenBay Packers DEF 4 23 106 7 181 181
# 11 Philadelphia Eagles DEF 4 24 105 7 214 271
# 12 Oakland Raiders DEF 10 24 103 6 190 198
# 13 NewYork Jets DEF 11 24 102 6 182 216
# 14 Jacksonville Jaguars DEF 5 25 101 6 221 265
# 15 Washington Redskins DEF 9 26 96 6 222 309
# 16 NewEngland Patriots DEF 9 26 96 6 138 187
# 17 Buffalo Bills DEF 10 26 96 6 215 220
# 18 Detroit Lions DEF 10 26 96 6 241 290
# 19 Cincinnati Bengals DEF 9 27 95 6 171 174
# 20 Indianapolis Colts DEF 10 27 93 6 232 304
# 21 TampaBay Buccaneers DEF 6 28 89 5 233 313
# 22 Miami Dolphins DEF 8 29 87 5 225 292
# 23 Baltimore Ravens DEF 8 29 87 5 217 291
# 24 Atlanta Falcons DEF 11 30 82 5 - 352
# 25 Dallas Cowboys DEF 7 30 81 5 213 317
# 26 Tennessee Titans DEF 13 31 80 5 - 327
# 27 NewYork Giants DEF 8 31 79 5 224 287
# 28 Cleveland Browns DEF 13 32 75 4 - 353
# 29 Chicago Bears DEF 9 32 75 4 248 303
# 30 NewOrleans Saints DEF 5 33 74 4 - 358
# 31 SanFrancisco 49ers DEF 8 33 73 4 263 322
# 32 SanDiego Chargers DEF 11 34 70 4 - 331