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 tallying 7.5 sacks as a rookie, big things were expected of Clayborn in 2012, but a torn ACL cut his season short after only three games. Clayborn's rehab has reportedly progressed well, and after losing Michael Bennett in free agency the Buccaneers desperately need pass rush help. The knee adds a measure of risk to drafting Clayborn, but if he can stay healthy the 24-year-old could be a great value as an IDP DL3.