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Fantasy Football 2015 Defense/Special Teams Rankings: Week 16

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Welcome to Week 16, likely the final week of your season-long fantasy leagues. Now, more than ever, you need to be sure your defense/special teams (DST) is solid.

Speaking of which, some of the more reliable DSTs this season have tough matchups (Green Bay and Arizona, facing each other, for example). While touchdowns are hard to predict, know that five defensive TDs were scored in Week 15 (Kansas City had two, Green Bay, Arizona and New England each had one). Defensive touchdowns are hard to predict, so trust the matchups and the ranks, below:

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— Written by Sarah Lewis, who is part of the Athlon Contributor network and lives, eats, and breathes fantasy football. She also writes for SoCalledFantasyExperts.com among other sites. Have a fantasy football question? Send it to her on Twitter @Sarah_Lewis32.