Calais Campbell and the Cardinals DST are the top fantasy option this week
Even though San Francisco's Blaine Gabbert did look capable against the Seattle Seahawks in Week 11, there's no disputing that the Arizona Cardinals will be a tough test for him and a depleted 49ers offense. The Cardinals have been a solid fantasy DST all season, and are the No. 1 option for Week 12.
The Kansas City Chiefs, since their Week 9 bye, have put up 20 points in standard DST scoring over the past two weeks. Justin Houston and his running mates are a solid option as well. Typical top defenses, Seattle and Denver, have tougher matchups this week, and fall a bit down the rankings.
Here are the Week 12 DST rankings:
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