Strength of schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the DEF position. The best rating is +16 which gives the player the advantage against the defense and indicates an easy opponent, the worst rating is -16 which gives the defense the advantage and indicates a tough opponent.
If you're desperate for a streaming option, Jacksonville is actually a solid play for Thursday night against a struggling, mistake-prone Tennessee Titans offense that likely will have Charlie Whitehurst starting under center. During the last month, the Jaguars allowed 23.5 points per game. They also racked up 2.5 sacks and 1.8 takeaways per contest. In the same time span, the Titans scored just 12.5 points per game. In addition, they allowed 4.3 sacks per outing and committed 2.8 turnovers per contest.
Head coach Gus Bradley has brought some of his old defenders over from his Seattle days with the signings of defensive linemen Chris Clemons and Red Bryant. Their familiarity with the scheme will help to improve the defense but both are past their prime. Steps are definitely being taken to make this a stronger NFL defensive unit but there is still little reason to believe they'll be a fantasy force. It's the lack of big play potential and no real return threat on special teams that leave this defense as a fantasy afterthought.
Updated: February 20, 2010, 12:36 AM ET
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