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Defense/Special Teams Rankings: NFL Fantasy Week 8

Both the Jets and Patriots DSTs are streaming options this week.

When looking at defense/special teams (DSTs), some fantasy managers like to stream each week. The Indianapolis Colts DST is an interesting streamer that is available in about two-thirds of fantasy leagues. They face the Washington Commanders and are ranked No. 10 this week. The Commanders are now without Carson Wentz, and Taylor Heinicke is at the helm. While he has been solid, the Colts should be able to get to him.

Also, note the New York Jets and the New England Patriots play each other. Both teams usually play each other well, so both DSTs are in the top 10 for Week 8. The Jets are doing well but sometimes they don't play the Patriots well. The Patriots are struggling across the board so that matchup should be interesting.

Positional Rankings: QB I RB I WR I TE I DST I K I Flex

Teams on bye: Kansas City, Los Angeles Chargers

— Rankings by Sarah Lewis, who is part of the Athlon Contributor Network and lives, eats, and breathes fantasy football. Have a fantasy football question? Send it to her on Twitter @Sarah_Lewis32.