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.
Carter was a trendy breakout pick among IDP pundits last year, who believed that as the weak side linebacker in Monte Kiffin's 4-3 the table was set for a huge year from the fourth-year pro. Instead, Carter was benched on more than one occasion, finished the year as Pro Football Focus' fourth-worst 4-3 outside linebacker and barely landed inside the top 50 fantasy linebackers in Fantasy Sharks Default IDP Scoring. However, thanks to Sean Lee's season-ending ACL tear, here we go again, with Carter all but assured an every-down role on a defense that is going to be on the field all day. John Machota of the Dallas Morning News is once again calling for a breakout. 'The Cowboys will use him like the Bucs used Derrick Brooks and the Bears used Lance Briggs,' Machota said. 'He'll be protected by the three-technique tackle, so he should lead the team in tackles and add a few sacks and some forced fumbles to the stat sheet.' Color us skeptical.
Ok, why on gods green earth would you take the ball out of your best players hands? Murray has been the focal point of your offfense getting at least 4 catches a game and running for about 100 yards, yet you put in fragile felix. WHY? HE ...