The Kansas City Chiefs defense finished No. 3 in the NFL last season by allowing just 17.9 points per game, and heading into 2016, they’re still earning respect.
Former NFL linebacker Willie McGinest, who played 15 years in the league and won three Super Bowls with the New England Patriots, is now an analyst for NFL Network. He believes the Chiefs defense will thrive again next season.
He ranks them No. 3 in the league heading into 2016.
It's just one opinion, and fantasy rankings are, of course, different, but the point is the Chiefs D is getting a lot of attention in the offseason. In our rankings, we have the Chiefs fourth. Their early bye of Week 5 means you may have to use a second roster spot for a defense early in your fantasy season if you want to keep them.