2014 Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule: Wide Receivers

Updated: Tuesday, October 28th

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Our fantasy football strength of schedule helps fantasy owners determine which teams and players have favorable (or unfavorable) schedules for the rest of the season.

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Based on each team's remaining opponents through Week 16, which is the championship round in most fantasy leagues, we tally the average fantasy points allowed by each of their upcoming opponents to the position.

So, in other words, Kelvin Benjamin and the Panthers wide receivers have the most favorable schedule (through Week 16).

On the flip side, Demaryius Thomas, Emmanuel Sanders, Wes Welker and the Broncos wide receivers have the least favorable schedule.

While strength of schedule should not be the sole factor in determining who to add off the waiver wire or target via trade, it helps potentially break a tie between two players that you may view as comparable.

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The complete strength of schedule for wide receivers is below:

RankTeamTeam ScheduleAverage PointsFantasy Playoffs
1Carolina PanthersTeam Schedule26.4583.09
2Atlanta FalconsTeam Schedule26.0772.53
3Seattle SeahawksTeam Schedule24.9683.6
4Cincinnati BengalsTeam Schedule24.7565.37
5Dallas CowboysTeam Schedule24.7371.21
6Washington RedskinsTeam Schedule24.5274.18
7Tennessee TitansTeam Schedule24.4369.4
8Green Bay PackersTeam Schedule23.8179.03
8St. Louis RamsTeam Schedule23.8173.33
10New Orleans SaintsTeam Schedule23.573.03
11Baltimore RavensTeam Schedule23.2868.86
12Pittsburgh SteelersTeam Schedule23.1360.89
13Detroit LionsTeam Schedule23.0774.34
14Cleveland BrownsTeam Schedule22.9462.19
15Houston TexansTeam Schedule22.7368.78
16Kansas City ChiefsTeam Schedule22.4371.53
17Minnesota VikingsTeam Schedule22.2661.51
18San Francisco 49ersTeam Schedule22.1660.96
19New York GiantsTeam Schedule22.0270.66
20Tampa Bay BuccaneersTeam Schedule21.9365.01
20Chicago BearsTeam Schedule21.9362.68
22Oakland RaidersTeam Schedule21.969.33
23Philadelphia EaglesTeam Schedule21.6759.72
24San Diego ChargersTeam Schedule21.6461.53
25Buffalo BillsTeam Schedule21.5662.53
26Indianapolis ColtsTeam Schedule21.4967.04
27Miami DolphinsTeam Schedule21.1461.66
28Jacksonville JaguarsTeam Schedule21.0673.24
29Arizona CardinalsTeam Schedule20.8564.12
30New England PatriotsTeam Schedule20.866.51
31New York JetsTeam Schedule20.4658.46
32Denver BroncosTeam Schedule20.2961.5
Average points are based on the team's remaining schedule: Weeks 9 to 16.
Fantasy playoff points (total, not average) are based on the team's schedule from Weeks 14 to 16.

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