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.
Since Week 9, Williams has averaged a lackluster 12 combo touches and 45.33 combo yards per contest with no touchdowns scored. The Minnesota Vikings defense, during the last month, yielded an average of 112 rushing yards and 1.0 rushing touchdown per contest, but Williams won't receive enough touches in Carolina's unpredictable committee backfield to exploit the favorable matchup. He is a weak play.
With fellow running back Jonathan Stewart on the PUP list due to ankle injuries, Williams started the 2013 season strong. He burst out of the gate strong but the bloom was quickly off the rose as Williams failed to live up to his early season success. Despite the Panthers making the playoffs, the running game in Carolina was a mess last season and looks to be the same in 2014. Williams will be 31 years old and stuck in a time-share with not only Stewart but also fullback Mike Tolbert who is the goal-line running back. There is also the fact that quarterback Cam Newton is another option to score rushing touchdowns and actually led the team last season with six. Williams is nothing more than roster padding as far as fantasy purposes are concerned.
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4 minutes ago - by Steve Reed - LB Gaither out of Sunday's game, Williams to start
LB Omar Gaither , who has a sprained MCL, is out for Sunday's game. WLB Jason Williams starts in his place. Panthers RapidReports
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