Week 1 of the 2011 fantasy football season is almost upon us, which means it's a perfect time to take a quick view at what the waiver wire has to offer, in particular, the excess amount of great defensive matchups.
Detroit could be one if you are in a 12-man setup, but the chances are not as great as you might think, so if they are available, grab them.
In a 12-man league, it is inevitable that a few quality defense will be left lingering around which means you could score yourself that diamond in the rough if you know what to look for.
Remember, it isn't just about how good the defense in question is, but also how the defense plays, and who they are facing that also factors into the equation; aspects that are often forgotten about.
Let's take a look.