DEF/ST Report: Week 14
The fantasy football playoffs have arrived, and the difference between advancement and elimination is often quite slim. For those owners who haven’t been fortunate to ride a top-tier defense all season, the challenge is to successfully identify defenses available on the waiver wire that will put up solid production. The most important predictive metric to defining a defense’s likelihood for success is the quality of their opponent, and in particular, that opponent’s passing attack. But of course, a bad passing attack against a similarly ill-equipped defense won’t necessarily yield fantasy gold.