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Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Updated: October 17, 3:16 PM ET
Week 7 Rankings: Defense/Special teams

By Fantasy staff
ESPN.com

These rankings are intended to rate how players will perform in Week 7 of the NFL season only and therefore do not include players on a bye week (Cardinals, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars). They are a composite of Matthew Berry's, Christopher Harris', Erik Kuselias' and Eric Karabell's personal rankings for the week. ESPN's official fantasy projections and profiles for Week 7 can be viewed by clicking here.

Week 7 defense/special teams rankings
RankNameOpponent
Berry

Harris

Kuselias

Karabell
Average
1Tennessee Titans D/ST@KC22111.5
2New York Giants D/STSF11242.0
3Pittsburgh Steelers D/ST@Cin33523.3
4Tampa Bay Buccaneers D/STSea44433.8
5Baltimore Ravens D/ST@Mia56375.3
6Minnesota Vikings D/ST@Chi65796.8
7Miami Dolphins D/STBal78988.0
8Houston Texans D/STDet996118.8
9Dallas Cowboys D/ST@StL15138510.3
10Chicago Bears D/STMin137111010.3
11New York Jets D/ST@Oak1210141212.0
12San Diego Chargers D/ST@Buf1711121513.8
13Washington Redskins D/STCle181913614.0
14New England Patriots D/STDen818102214.5
15Indianapolis Colts D/ST@GB1614211416.3
16Buffalo Bills D/STSD1912201616.8
17Carolina Panthers D/STNO1115152717.0
18Green Bay Packers D/STInd1023182118.0
19New Orleans Saints D/ST@Car1417232018.5
20Oakland Raiders D/STNYJ2716241320.0
21Denver Broncos D/ST@NE2520191720.3
22Seattle Seahawks D/ST@TB2121162420.5
23Cleveland Browns D/ST@Was2024261922.3
24Kansas City Chiefs D/STTen2227251823.0
25San Francisco 49ers D/ST@NYG2325222523.8
26Cincinnati Bengals D/STPit2422272624.8
27Detroit Lions D/ST@Hou2828172825.3
28St. Louis Rams D/STDal2626282325.8