ASL's Ben Muell breaks down defensive unit performance against quarterbacks in Weeks 1 through 3.

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Heading into Week 4, check out how teams are defending quarterbacks, through the air and on the ground, after the first three weeks of the 2019 NFL season.

 

Worst v.

QB’s

Team

Fantasy Points

Allowed / Game

(STD)

Best v. QB’s

Team

Fantasy Points

Allowed / Game

(STD)

1

Saints

30.4

1

Patriots

3.9

2

Dolphins

29.3

2

Packers

7.4

3

Cardinals

27.6

3

Rams

7.8

4

Giants

27

4

Broncos

11.2

5

Redskins

24

5

Bills

13.1

6

Texans

21.4

6

49ers

13.4

7

Colts

19.9

 

Bears

13.4

8

Steelers

19.7

8

Panthers

13.5

 

Raiders

19.7

9

Cowboys

13.7

10

Eagles

19.5

10

Titans

14.6

 

Rank

Team

Passing

Yards

Allowed /

Game

Passing

Attempts /

Game

Competitions

Allowed / Game

Completion %

Allowed

Receiving

TDs Allowed

1

Giants

346

33

22.33

67.7%

8

2

Saints

319

36

23.67

65.7%

6

3

Cardinals

306

36

23.33

64.8%

9

 

Steelers

306

34.33

25.33

73.8%

7

5

Ravens

304.33

36.33

22.33

61.5%

4

6

Texans

300.33

40.67

28.67

70.5%

5

 

Eagles

300.33

39.67

25

63%

7

8

Jets

299.67

39

24.33

62.4%

4

9

Dolphins

296.33

28.67

20.67

72.1%

10

10

Raiders

295

32

22

68.8%

6

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Worst v.

Running QB’s

Team

Rushing Yards

Allowed / Game

Rushing Attempts

/ Game

QB

Rushing

TDs

Allowed

1

Cardinals

47

7.33

0

2

Saints

29.67

5

4

3

Panthers

26

5.33

0

4

Redskins

25.33

3.33

0

5

Texans

24.33

3.33

0

6

Chiefs

23.33

3.67

1

7

Bengals

20.67

5.67

0

8

Lions

19.33

2.67

0

9

Titans

14.33

3.67

0

10

Colts

13.67

2.67

0

 

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