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.
Week 16 Projections
There weren't many bright spots defensively last year for the New Orleans Saints, but the solid play of defensive end Cameron Jordan, who paced the team with eight sacks in 2012, was one. This year Jordan will make the transition to 3-4 end in Rob Ryan's new defense in the Big Easy, and while that adds some uncertainty to Jordan's IDP prospects the youngster should at least maintain IDP DL3 value.