Strength of schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the DL 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.
After falling in the 2011 NFL draft due to concerns about his surgically repaired knee, Bowers played sparingly as a rookie. Big things were expected from Bowers last year, but those hopes were dashed when Bowers tore his Achilles tendon in OTAs. When the 23-year-old has been on the field he's shown glimpses of the talent that at one time had Bowers labeled a top-10 pick, and the Bucs badly need pass rush help, but it's hard to put much IDP faith in a player who just can't stay healthy.