Strength of schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the RB 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.
Although the coaching staff has seen fit to lessen Knowshon's workload, he remains the more promising fantasy option in Denver's backfield. Also of note, the Chargers run defense has regressed mightily over the past six weeks.
After an impressive December run Moreno has the inside track as the veteran back up to rookie Montee Ball in the Broncos backfield. Durability has always been an issue, but as Moreno showed last season he is capable of contributing in spot duty. If Willis McGahee is a cap casualty, Moreno’s value increases a bit more.