Strength of schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the LB 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.
Week 15 Projections
The injuries that ravaged the Tennessee LB corps opened the door to significant playing time for Ayers in 2012, and the third-year pro responded with over 100 tackles and six sacks en route to a top-25 fantasy finish at his position. With the news that Moises Fokou will start at MLB it appears that Ayers may well play in the nickel in 2013, which is a significant boost to his IDP value.