Defense/Special Teams DFS Breakdown: Week 11

Wondering which defenses have the best matchups each week in the NFL? We’ve got you covered with this weekly main slate DFS breakdown.

Week 11

Week 9 Rec Average: 25
Week 9 Others Average: 18.7
Week 9 Field Average: 6.7

Season Rec Average: 9.3
Season Others Average: 10.6
Season Field Average: 7.1

Teams That Meet the DST Criteria

N.Y. Jets Favored by 6.5 Opponent Team Total: 15
Kansas City Favored by 16.5 Opponent Team Total: 16.5
Chicago Favored by 7 Opponent Team Total: 19
Green Bay Favored by 10 Opponent Team Total: 18.75
LA Rams Favored by 10 Opponent Team Total: 20.25

We go from a week where there was one team that met our criteria to a week where five main slate teams are home favorites of three or more and have an opponent with an implied team total of less than 21.

The Bears (DK:$3,600, FanDuel: $5,000, FantasyDraft: $6,700) easily paid off their salary last week against the Bills. This week they are seven point favorites against the Lions who give up the 10th most points to opposing DSTs. The Bears continue to excel at generating fantasy point producing defensive statistics by ranking 2nd in Interceptions, 7th in Sacks, and 2nd in Forced Fumbles. Even though they continue to be the most expensive option, their price actually came down this week on all three sites.

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About the Author

  • Mike Sommer (sportsgrinder)

  • Mike Sommer is a husband, father, and proud University of Illinois alumnus. He has been playing DFS since 2012 with PGA, CFB, and NHL as his favorite sports. You can find him around the industry as Sportsgrinder and 421tk421 on the various sites, and can follow him on Twitter @TheMikeSommer.


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