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.
London Fletcher adds some stability for a team that possibly yields more in terms of IDP than Team Defense. The biggest news for Washington is the return to health of resident sack artist-in-chief, Brian Orakpo. Playing alongside Ryan Kerrigan, Washington sport one of the leagues better outside linebacker pairings. The 'Skins will be hoping their revolving door policy at safety will be settled this season. There are better options out there, but if you plan accordingly the Redskins defense is a useful weapon in the arsenal.