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- Sean Koerner -- the No. 1 in-season fantasy football ranker in 2015, 2016 and 2017 -- takes a detailed look at his Week 5 kicker/defense tiers.
- Use the strategies outlined below to build the most optimal starting lineup for your fantasy football team.
Below you’ll find my kicker/defense tiers for Week 5 fantasy football. These are based on standard scoring.
As a reminder, these tiers are not updated after publication. If you want my most up-to-date rankings for PPR, Standard and Half-Point PPR leagues, check out this post.
Koerner’s Kicker Tiers
Stephen Gostkowski (vs. IND)
Caleb Sturgis (vs. OAK)
Wil Lutz (vs. WAS)
Chris Boswell (vs. ATL)