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.
The Falcons have struggled for sacks in recent years, despite many attempts to find a playmaker opposite Abrahams it just never happened. Abrahams has gone, Umenyiora is in his place – but the underlying problem remains. A good secondary and decent linebacking roster in place make this a steady, but largely unproductive fantasy unit.