Do you want some pass defense statistics? Huh? Do you!!!? I know, stop yelling, J. Jerk Jerkingson (the J stands for jerk). Okay, I’ll stop, but this is it, this is where the men are separated from the men who didn’t have very good teams and the women are separated from the men because we have different parts (ask your dad). Fantasy football isn’t life, but life sucks for the most part (ask your uncle), so this really could be the pinnacle of your existence! These playoffs, here and now, are why we play this game. Our children’s children will tell stories of these next few weeks as they scrounge the apocalyptical landscape for carcasses.
So I’m using recent stats this week to stay current, which of course means there is a smaller sample size. No matter what you do, stats are deceiving, but I believe these give a good look at what has been happening lately. The only one I feel is pretty far off is St. Louis. The fantasy points and passing yards they’ve given up recently are based on facing poor QB’s and Kurt Warner getting his face smashed into the ground. That doesn’t mean that they haven’t improved as of late, but don’t go benching your QBs and WRs against them. Take a look: