By Andrew Erickson (FantasyPros), Wed, Aug 30th 2023, 4:25pm EDT
Washington opens the year versus the Arizona Cardinals and whoever they have at starting at quarterback. That warrants drafting Washington as a cheap DST with your final pick, if you miss out on your top-tier options. They are projected as the No. 1 DST for Week 1. It also helps that the Commanders' boast one of the fiercest defensive lines - 3rd per PFF entering 2023 - and a secondary that looks improved from last year.