Strength of Schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the LB position. The easiest rating is 1 which gives the player the advantage against the defense and indicates an easy opponent, the most difficult rating is 10 which gives the defense the advantage and indicates a tough opponent.
Week 11 Projections
Michael Condon of FanSided sees big things in store for Laurinaitis in 2015. 'All the talk in Earth City, MO this year,' Condon said, "is about the St. Louis Rams defense and how they look to rise through the NFL shuffle and plant themselves firmly at the top of the food chain. Long before the Rams had such high hopes, there was a middle linebacker by the name of James Laurinaitis holding down the second level of a less than spectacular defense. Now, Laurinaitis captains his team with tremendous leadership and unquestionable authority as he looks to lead the 2015 St. Louis defense into the history books." After watching his numbers tail off of late, however, Laurinaitis is now more LB2 than LB1.
It looks like the Rams picked him up in the draft this year for a reason. In college he was a beast at Vanderbilt. Playing on a weak team in the strongest conference may have helped him develop into an even better player. It sure will be something ...
We lost a heart breaker to the F-ing Cardinals tonight. Defense looked okay, they kept Wells and Fitzgerald from being huge. Bradford played ok for being out for two weeks and having a new receiver that he has barely thrown to as of yet. The ...