A lot of the teams in the AFC and NFC South are in a state of transition, and their defensive numbers show it.  

 

There are young teams on the upswing and veteran teams retooling on the fly... oh and there are those scary cats in Carolina.

 

Which D are you going to nominate from the AFC and NFC South?

 

AFC & NFC South Defenses

 

Atlanta Falcons

Can they bounce back from a down 2013?

2013 Stats: 32 Sacks – 21 Turnovers  - 3 TDs - 84 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

Carolina Panthers

These cats scratch when they get angry!

2013 Stats: 60 Sacks – 30 Turnovers  - 4 TDs - 193 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

Houston Texans

Um, wow.  It was not a very good year for the Texans defense.

 

2013 Stats: 32 Sacks – 11 Turnovers  - 2 TDs - 67 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

Indianapolis Colts

The Colts defense is young and tough!

 

2013 Stats: 42 Sacks – 29 Turnovers  - 5 TDs - 134 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

Jacksonville Jaguars

This young defense improved greatly in the second half of last season.

 

2013 Stats: 31 Sacks – 21 Turnovers  - 5 TDs - 85 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

New Orleans Saints

Who dat! Tremendous sack number was undermined by an inability to score TDs.

 

2013 Stats: 49 Sacks – 19 Turnovers  - 0 TDs - 119 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

As usual the Buccaneers have a hard-hitting opportunistic defense.

 

2013 Stats: 35 Sacks – 31 Turnovers  - 4 TDs - 123 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

Tennessee Titans

Nothing flashy, but they get the job done.

 

2013 Stats: 36 Sacks – 25 Turnovers  - 3 TDs - 113 RUSH Fantasy Points

 

Which is the best fantasy defense in the NFL South