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. Philadelphia at New York Giants (allows 11.4 points per game to DEFs)
  2. San Francisco vs. Houston (allows 10.7 points per game to DEFs)
  3. Atlanta vs. New York Jets (allows 8.8 points per game to DEFs)
  4. Miami vs. Baltimore (allows 8.6 points per game to DEFs)
  5. San Diego at Oakland (allows 8.0 points per game to DEFs)
  6. Cleveland vs. Buffalo (allows 7.9 points per game to DEFs)
  7. New Orleans at Chicago (allows 7.9 points per game to DEFs)
  8. St. Louis vs. Jacksonville (allows 7.8 points per game to DEFs)
  9. New York Jets at Atlanta (allows 7.8 points per game to DEFs)
  10. Buffalo at Cleveland (allows 7.8 points per game to DEFs)

Toughest Matchups

  1. Tennessee vs. Kansas City (allows 4.8 points per game to DEFs)
  2. Seattle at Indianapolis (allows 4.9 points per game to DEFs)
  3. Denver at Dallas (allows 5.1 points per game to DEFs)
  4. Houston at San Francisco (allows 5.1 points per game to DEFs)
  5. Arizona vs. Carolina (allows 5.2 points per game to DEFs)
  6. Dallas vs. Denver (allows 5.4 points per game to DEFs)
  7. Chicago vs. New Orleans (allows 5.4 points per game to DEFs)
  8. Oakland vs. San Diego (allows 5.6 points per game to DEFs)
  9. Indianapolis vs. Seattle (allows 5.9 points per game to DEFs)
  10. Cincinnati vs. New England (allows 6.1 points per game to DEFs)
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