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Random Alex Smith thought

Last year he faced the pass defenses ranked 1, 2, 4, 7 (the rams twice), 9, 10, 11 (the seahawks twice), and 12. He also saw the Cardinals near the end of the season when they were figuring out how to run their d. The worst pass defense he played against by yards was the Giants and I think we can agree that they were better than the yardage suggested (they were third in sacks). Next year the top passing defenses he will face as based off last years yardage rank 5, 7, 11, 17, 19, 22, and 25. He gets the benefit of seeing 7 of last years 8 worst passing defenses. Compare that to seeing 6 of the top 10 last year.

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