Strength of schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the RB 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.
With Navarro Bowman out for the first six week and Aldon Smith suspended, the San Fran defense is not as prolific as they were last season. Romo is back from surgery but the offense will likely lean on Murray more in the beginning of the year to keep Romo from getting reinjured. Murray could see a ton of touches in week one.
Murray finished as a top-10 fantasy running back last season and it's no coincidence that he played in a career-high 14 games. When healthy, he's a dual threat out of the backfield. The Cowboys are 11-0 when Murray receives 20 or more carries in a game. As always with Murray, it will be all about his ability to stay healthy. For Dallas to be successful running the ball it will be vital that Murray receive the carries and there is no proven producer behind him on the depth chart. Entering a contract year, look for Murray to see an increase over the 15.5 carries per game he averaged last season and for him to have a productive fantasy campaign.
Ok, why on gods green earth would you take the ball out of your best players hands? Murray has been the focal point of your offfense getting at least 4 catches a game and running for about 100 yards, yet you put in fragile felix. WHY? HE ...