Fantasy Football Rankings - Week 3 (2017)

Consensus of 21 Experts -
Rank Defensive Linemen (Team) PosOpp Best Worst Avg Std Dev
1 J.J. Watt HOU DE1 at NE 1 15 2.6 3.3
2 Joey Bosa LAC DE2 vs. KC 1 14 2.8 2.9
3 Calais Campbell JAC DE3 vs. BAL 3 12 5.5 2.3
4 Jason Pierre-Paul NYG DE4 at PHI 2 17 5.6 3.0
5 Danielle Hunter MIN DE5 vs. TB 2 22 7.1 5.1
6 Khalil Mack OAK DE6 at WAS 1 18 7.8 5.0
7 Olivier Vernon NYG DE7 at PHI 3 23 8.8 4.5
8 Everson Griffen MIN DE8 vs. TB 2 24 9.3 4.6
9 Carlos Dunlap CIN DE9 at GB 2 21 10.6 4.8
10 Melvin Ingram LAC DE10 vs. KC 2 33 12.0 7.2
11 Brandon Graham PHI DE11 vs. NYG 4 26 12.0 4.9
12 Cameron Jordan NO DE12 at CAR 7 20 12.1 3.0
13 Aaron Donald LAR DT1 at SF 2 31 13.7 6.5
14 Fletcher Cox PHI DE13 vs. NYG 5 40 15.6 7.6
15 Ezekiel Ansah DET DE14 vs. ATL 11 60 17.6 10.1
16 Jerry Hughes BUF DE15 vs. DEN 5 64 20.1 11.4
17 Trey Flowers NE DE16 vs. HOU 4 41 21.4 10.2
18 DeForest Buckner SF DE17 vs. LAR 3 34 20.4 6.6
19 Muhammad Wilkerson NYJ DE18 vs. MIA 8 41 20.9 7.8
20 Ndamukong Suh MIA DT2 at NYJ 9 33 20.3 5.4
21 Demarcus Lawrence DAL DE19 at ARI 1 55 22.6 11.7
22 Geno Atkins CIN DT3 at GB 13 45 22.3 7.6
23 Cameron Wake MIA DE20 at NYJ 4 33 22.1 7.0
24 Michael Bennett SEA DE21 at TEN 10 27 21.7 4.1
25 Leonard Williams NYJ DE22 vs. MIA 15 31 22.6 3.8
26 Sheldon Richardson SEA DT4 at TEN 16 47 28.5 6.5
27 Kawann Short CAR DT5 vs. NO 16 50 29.2 7.0
28 Vinny Curry PHI DE23 vs. NYG 10 62 35.4 16.5
29 Myles Garrett CLE DE24 at IND 19 230 42.4 56.7
30 Gerald McCoy TB DT6 at MIN 9 114 40.1 19.4
31 Damon Harrison NYG DT7 at PHI 10 42 31.1 6.6
32 Chris Jones KC DT8 at LAC 15 85 42.0 15.9
33 Jurrell Casey TEN DT9 vs. SEA 17 48 36.3 7.7
34 Alex Okafor NO DE25 at CAR 12 63 40.8 16.8
35 Cameron Heyward PIT DE26 at CHI 20 39 28.9 4.4
36 Derek Wolfe DEN DE27 at BUF 13 65 43.4 15.8
37 Linval Joseph MIN DT10 vs. TB 14 46 36.3 7.1
38 Noah Spence TB DE28 at MIN 19 115 36.6 21.0
39 Shaq Lawson BUF DE29 vs. DEN 18 86 47.8 17.7
40 A'Shawn Robinson DET DT11 vs. ATL 19 60 42.7 11.2
41 Akiem Hicks CHI DE30 vs. PIT 22 72 36.3 10.3
42 Yannick Ngakoue JAC DE31 vs. BAL 24 60 38.8 10.9
43 Mario Addison CAR DE32 vs. NO 24 45 34.4 5.5
44 Cliff Avril SEA DE33 at TEN 23 59 34.7 8.4
45 Dante Fowler Jr. JAC DE34 vs. BAL 24 128 47.1 20.4
46 Deatrich Wise NE DE35 vs. HOU 25 145 48.6 31.6
47 Frank Clark SEA DE36 at TEN 26 49 35.9 5.8
48 Kyle Williams BUF DT12 vs. DEN 28 46 39.8 5.0
49 William Gholston TB DE37 at MIN 34 49 42.6 5.2
50 Arik Armstead SF DE38 vs. LAR 26 61 43.2 11.2
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51 Marcell Dareus BUF DT13 vs. DEN 32 137 44.5 23.6
52 Adam Gotsis DEN DT14 at BUF 40 49 44.5 4.5
53 Robert Ayers TB DE39 at MIN 28 56 45.0 9.1
54 Anthony Zettel DET DE40 vs. ATL 34 54 45.1 5.4
55 Emmanuel Ogbah CLE DE41 at IND 35 53 45.5 5.4
56 Sheldon Rankins NO DT15 at CAR 39 50 45.8 4.0
57 Solomon Thomas SF DE42 vs. LAR 28 83 47.0 11.7
58 Jonathan Allen WAS DT16 vs. OAK 30 61 47.4 7.3
59 Malcom Brown NE DT17 vs. HOU 39 57 48.0 9.0
60 Brooks Reed ATL DE43 at DET 33 76 49.0 14.0
61 Malik Jackson JAC DE44 vs. BAL 30 74 49.5 10.1
62 Stephon Tuitt PIT DE45 at CHI 34 149 49.8 27.8
63 Kony Ealy NYJ DE46 vs. MIA 43 75 50.6 7.9
64 Michael Brockers LAR DT18 at SF 36 66 51.0 15.0
65 Allen Bailey KC DE47 at LAC 37 64 52.1 9.5
66 Andre Branch MIA DE48 at NYJ 43 58 52.3 6.3
67 Julius Peppers CAR DE49 vs. NO 32 101 52.4 18.5
68 Timmy Jernigan PHI DT19 vs. NYG 42 63 52.5 10.5
69 Stephen Paea DAL DE50 at ARI 44 79 55.3 10.8
70 Carl Nassib CLE DE51 at IND 38 73 55.5 17.5
71 Michael Johnson CIN DE52 at GB 27 110 57.6 23.4
72 Derek Barnett PHI DE53 vs. NYG 26 170 58.8 34.5
73 Mario Edwards OAK DE54 at WAS 36 89 62.5 26.5
74 Corey Liuget LAC DT20 vs. KC 50 84 63.8 13.3
75 William Hayes MIA DE55 at NYJ 47 87 64.3 16.8
76 Chris Smith CIN DE56 at GB 35 95 65.0 30.0
77 Johnathan Hankins IND DT21 vs. CLE 49 105 69.0 25.5
78 Benson Mayowa DAL DE57 at ARI 44 100 72.0 28.0
79 Mike Daniels GB DE58 vs. CIN 41 156 76.5 46.3
80 Chris Baker TB DE59 at MIN 44 125 84.5 40.5
81 Taco Charlton DAL DE60 at ARI 50 126 88.0 38.0
82 Adrian Clayborn ATL DE61 at DET 47 209 95.8 65.8
83 Jarvis Jenkins KC DE62 at LAC 64 195 129.5 65.5
84 Robert Nkemdiche ARI DT22 vs. DAL 55 211 133.0 78.0

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