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 all the touches Hillman is getting, he's running hot and scoring touchdowns in the process. The Chargers defense has been vulnerable at times to opposing running backs, which works to Hillman's advantage.
With the departure of Knowshon Moreno via free agency Hillman's roster spot should be secure. That's about all the good news concerning him moving forward. Hillman literally fumbled away his chance at being a pertinent part of the offense and fell behind C.J. Anderson on the depth chart by the end of last season. He can catch the ball out of the backfield but must prove he can protect the ball to have any chance at playing time. There are better options to be drafted, leave Hillman for the waiver wire.
I couldn't tell you how many concussions he's had, but we all know about these two so close together, and getting cleared on the first only to get that higher probability second concussion (the more you have, the easier it is, more likely to get ...
As a fan, I like the situation. Three backs who are all capable of doing pretty good things.
As a fantasy owner it's the worst situation in football.
Moreno did great at the end of last year, Hillman is the starter now, Ball is the future.
Monday, October 1, 2007
Notes: Seeing Red Inside the 20
Glenn Martinez played against the Colts Sunday after watching the first three games of the season as a member of the practice squad.
By Christopher ...
All of the attention has been devoted to Tebow, but did anyone see the game-winning FG? Prater hit it from 52 yards, and I swear the ball was still RISING when it went through the uprights! Take a look...it would have been good from 70+ yards....
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