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Tagged: strength of schedule (75 Results)

Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

The Lions project to play a below-average schedule. Or do they? Let’s look at the numbers in a slightly different way.   more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

If specialized strength of schedule means anything, then the Bears and Panthers should get some advantage this year for passing production.  more »

Scheduletron: Patriots schedule

I saw a complaint yesterday about the Patriots benefitting most years from being in what tends to be one of the weakest divisions. While that might seem to be true, it’s simply not the case.   more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

The Ravens not only have a really good team, they also project to play the league’s easiest schedule. Using last year’s win-loss records, anyway.  more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

Bad news for those who like to bitch and moan that the Patriots benefit from easy schedules. For the 2020 season, New England projects to play the hardest schedule in the entire league.  more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

Kansas City and San Francisco will meet in the Super Bowl, and both got there fair and square. Neither was helped much at all by scheduling.  more »

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Scheduletron: Updated strength of schedule

Kansas City’s offense has been a disappointment this year, averaging only 3 TDs per week. That’s about a touchdown less than what most were expecting. And as I look at the closing games, I’m not thinking that unit will suddenly spring to life.  more »

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Scheduletron: Updated strength of schedule

As poorly as the Jets played Monday night, let’s not kick them to the curb just yet. They’re upcoming schedule is chock full of remarkably bad defenses.  more »

Scheduletron: Defensive strength of schedule

In an effort to over-analyze everything, let me take a stab at strength of schedule for defenses. This is my effort to rank defenses not on their overall quality, but on the looseness of the offenses they will play against.  more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

While many would like for Bill Belichick and 42-year-old Tom Brady to simply go away, that doesn’t look likely to happen soon. The Patriots still have one of the league’s best teams, and they’ll also benefit from playing one of the easiest schedules.   more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule, rushing

Baltimore and Seattle had the league’s two best rushing offenses at the end of last year. They also, as luck would have it, project to play the easiest schedules against the run in the upcoming season.  more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule, passing

What if I told you Patrick Mahomes was going to face the hardest pass-defense schedule in the league? Would that affect where you would rank him?  more »

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Scheduletron: Fast start teams

In a fantasy league, it sure is nice to get off to a good start. With that in mind, it makes sense to pay attention to how the schedule lays out – which teams have easy (and difficult) schedules early in the season.   more »

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Scheduletron: Patriots schedules

Have the Patriots tended to benefit from playing the league’s easiest schedules year in and year out? That’s not what the numbers suggest.  more »

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Scheduletron: Strength of schedule

Upcoming opponents are in place, so we can take an early look at strength of schedule for the 2019 season. And two teams that played in the conference championship games project to play the schedules that tie as the 2nd-easiest in the league.  more »

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