Strength of Schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the TE position. The easiest rating is 1 which gives the player the advantage against the defense and indicates an easy opponent, the most difficult rating is 10 which gives the defense the advantage and indicates a tough opponent.
It seems like it's been a decade since Witten caught a touchdown. Carolina limited one of the better tight ends in the league last week in Jordan Reed to under 50 yards and no scores. Witten could be asked to block more often than running routes if Carolina creates consist pressure on Romo.
Witten will be 33 years old this season and saw his lowest reception total since 2006 last year. He hasn't topped 1,000 receiving yards since 2012. That being said, he still managed to post five touchdowns and finish as a top ten fantasy tight end in 2014. He remains basically the only tight end option for Dallas as he played 471 more snaps than the other tight ends combined and saw 82% of the targets for the position. It doesn't appear that his role in the offense is going to diminish any more than it has and another top ten scoring finish surely isn't out of the question.
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 ...