NFL Top 15 Offense/Defense & Fantasy Players

These statistics are based off of last season (2013). You will see the top 15 teams ranked, along with their relevant fantasy football players.

Top 15 Passing Offense (QB – RB – WR – TE)

1. Broncos (Peyton Manning, Ronnie Hillman, Demaryius Thomas, Wes Welker, Emmanuel Sanders, Julis Thomas)

2. Saints (Drew Brees, Pierre Thomas, Marques Colston, Kenny Stills, Brandin Cooks, Jimmy Graham)

3. Lions (Matthew Stafford, Reggie Bush, Joique Bell, Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate, Eric Ebron)

4. Chargers (Philip Rivers, Danny Woodhead, Keenan Allen, Malcolm Floyd, Antonio Gates, Ladarius Green)

5. Bears (Jay Cutler, Matt Forte, Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery, Santonio Holmes, Martellus Bennett)

6. Packers (Aaron Rodgers, Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb, Jarrett Boykin, Richard Rodgers)

7. Falcons (Matt Ryan, Jacquizz Rodgers, Julio Jones, Roddy White, Harry Douglas)

8. Bengals (Andy Dalton, Giovani Bernard, A.J. Green, Marvin Jones, Mohammed Sanu, Tyler Eifert)

9. Eagles (Nick Foles, LeSean McCoy, Darren Sproles, Jeremy Maclin, Riley Cooper, Jordan Matthews, Zack Ertz, Brent Celek)

10. Patriots (Tom Brady, Shane Vereen, Julian Edelman, Aaron Dobson, Danny Amendola, Kenbrell Thompkins, Rob Gronkowski, Tim Wright)

11. Browns (Brian Hoyer, Ben Tate, Miles Austin, Andrew Hawkins, Jordan Cameron…unfortunately, lost Josh Gordon)

12. Steelers (Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown, Marcus Wheaton, Lance Moore, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Heath Miller)

13. Cardinals (Carson Palmer, Andre Ellington, Michael Floyd, Larry Fitzgerald, John Brown, John Carlson)

14. Cowboys (Tony Romo, DeMarco Murray, Dez Bryant, Terrence Williams, Jason Witten, Gavin Escobar)

15. Texans (Ryan Fitzpatrick, Arian Foster, Andre Johnson, DeAndre Hopkins, Keshawn Martin, Garrett Graham)

Top 15 Rushing Offense (RB Group, followed by ProFootballFocus O-line rankings)

1. Eagles (LeSean McCoy, Darren Sproles, Chris Polk, 1st-ranked line)

2. Bills (C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson, Bryce Brown, 22nd-ranked line)

3. 49ers (Frank Gore, Carlos Hyde, Marcus Lattimore, 9th-ranked line)

4. Seahawks (Marshawn Lynch, Justin Forsett, Christine Michael, 27th-ranked line)

5. Redskins (Alfred Morris, Roy Helu, 5th-ranked line)

6. Jets (Chris Johnson, Chris Ivory, Bilal Powell, 26th-ranked line)

7. Packers (Eddie Lacy, DeJuan Harris, James Starks, 10th-ranked line)

8. Vikings (Adrian Peterson, Matt Asiata, Jerick McKinnon, 6th-ranked line)

9. Patriots (Shane Vereen, Stevan Ridley, James White, 14-ranked line)

10. Chiefs (Jamaal Charles, Knile Davis, Cyrus Gray, 20th-ranked line)

11. Panthers (DeAngelo Williams, Jonathan Stewart, Fozzy Whittaker, Mike Tolbert, 7th-ranked line)

12. Raiders (Maurice Jones-Drew, Darren McFadden, Latavius Murray, Marcel Reese, 29th-ranked line)

13. Chargers (Ryan Mathews, Danny Woodhead, Donald Brown, Brandon Oliver, 18th-ranked line)

14. Titans (Shonn Greene, Bishop Sankey, Leon Washington, Dexter McCluster, 17th-ranked line)

15. Broncos (Montee Ball, Ronnie Hillman, C.J. Anderson, 3rd ranked line)

Top 15 Pass Defense (Notable secondary/IDP listed)

1. Seahawks

2. Saints

3. Texans

4. Bills

5. Bengals

6. Panthers

7. 49ers

8. Browns

9. Steelers

10. Giants

11. Titans

12. Ravens

13. Colts

14. Cardinals

15. Bears

Top 15 Run Defense

1. Cardinals

2. Panthers

3. Jets

4. 49ers

5. Bengals

6. Lions

7. Broncos

8. Seahawks

9. Rams

10. Eagles

11. Ravens

12. Chargers

13. Raiders

14. Giants

15. Buccaneers