Sometimes us “experts” even get it wrong. At the season’s midway point, I would like to take a look at who the top 10 Individual Defensive Players actually are. Some of these may be found on my pre-season top 10 lists, and some may have simply come out of the blue. Okay, enough talk; let’s see who our real top 10 players are if he hit the “hypothetical” reset button today. Do what you will with this list. Base trades off of it, base your starting lineup off of it, or just look at it.
Daryl Washington, LB- 68 tackles, 9 sacks, and 2 forced fumbles
J.J. Watt, DE- 27 tackles, 10.5 sacks, 2 fumble recoveries
James Laurinaitis, LB- 74 tackles, 1 sack
Jared Mayo, LB- 78 tackles, 1 sack, 3 forced fumbles, 1 fumble recovery, 1 interception
Chad Greenway, LB- 81 tackles, 2 sacks
Patrick Willis, LB- 65 tackles, 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery, 1interception
Tim Jennings, CB- 39 tackles, 6 interceptions, 13 pass breakups
D’Qwell Jackson, LB- 61 tackles, 3 sacks, 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery, 2 interceptions
Jerell Freeman, LB- 69 tackles, 1 sack, 1 forced fumble, 1 interception
NaVorro Bowman, LB- 68 tackles, 2 sacks, 1 interception
Robert comes from an extensive background in fantasy football. He has competed in competitive leagues for over 10 years, which he has won on numerous occasions. He should bring a fresh perspective to a side of fantasy football looked over by the bulk of fantasy informers. Individual defensive players are possibly the most important element to having a well-rounded fantasy football team, as most people look to the big names to carry their team. Robert comes from a back ground in sports, where he played D3 college basketball at Millsaps College. As an intense competitor he wants to share his knowledge to help you compete in this years fantasy football season.