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.
Thanks to an injury to Shane Vereen and fumbling issues by Stevan Ridley, Blount found his way back onto the fantasy radar with the Patriots last season. After carrying the ball only 41 times in 2012 for Tampa Bay, he found himself as the lead back down the stretch last season finishing with 11 touchdowns including the playoffs. The big man is back! No, no he is not. After signing with the Steelers in the off-season, Blount has relegated himself to purely handcuff status. Le'Veon Bell is the undisputed three-down running back and Blount will see limited touches as his backup. If you draft Bell then pick-up Blount later in the draft, and if you don't own Bell...don't bother.
Just today, Ike Taylor was interviewed by local media and asked about the issues in the secondary. Ike's answer, the local media is being too negative and hurts our play.
WELL, FOR SOMEONE WHO BLATANTLY INTERFERES WITH A RECEIVER EVERY TIME THE ...
With the way things went this year on the O-Line and Run D, it's possible the Draft could work out something like this...
1st- DT, or OG
2nd- If DT in first, then OG. If OG in first, then DT.
3rd- MLB to groom to replace Farrior