2014 Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule: Wide Receivers

Updated: Tuesday, December 2nd

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, Cecil Shorts, Allen Hurns and the Jaguars wide receivers have the most favorable schedule (through Week 16).

On the flip side, Anquan Boldin, Michael Crabtree and the 49ers 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
1Jacksonville JaguarsTeam Schedule27.2181.62
2New Orleans SaintsTeam Schedule25.4576.34
3Carolina PanthersTeam Schedule24.9774.92
4Atlanta FalconsTeam Schedule24.8874.63
5Baltimore RavensTeam Schedule24.7874.35
6New York GiantsTeam Schedule24.6673.97
7Washington RedskinsTeam Schedule24.5573.66
8Houston TexansTeam Schedule24.4273.26
9Detroit LionsTeam Schedule24.3873.14
10Green Bay PackersTeam Schedule24.3473.01
11Dallas CowboysTeam Schedule24.0572.14
12Indianapolis ColtsTeam Schedule23.7771.32
13Seattle SeahawksTeam Schedule23.7471.21
14St. Louis RamsTeam Schedule23.5970.78
15Miami DolphinsTeam Schedule23.2769.82
16Tennessee TitansTeam Schedule23.2469.73
17Tampa Bay BuccaneersTeam Schedule22.8268.46
18Cincinnati BengalsTeam Schedule22.4967.46
19New England PatriotsTeam Schedule22.4167.22
20Kansas City ChiefsTeam Schedule22.2866.84
21Chicago BearsTeam Schedule21.7265.15
22Buffalo BillsTeam Schedule21.6264.85
23New York JetsTeam Schedule21.5364.6
24Minnesota VikingsTeam Schedule20.9862.95
25Oakland RaidersTeam Schedule20.8462.53
26Pittsburgh SteelersTeam Schedule20.6862.05
27Cleveland BrownsTeam Schedule20.5561.66
28Philadelphia EaglesTeam Schedule20.4761.4
29San Diego ChargersTeam Schedule20.4361.29
30Arizona CardinalsTeam Schedule20.3861.14
31Denver BroncosTeam Schedule20.260.6
32San Francisco 49ersTeam Schedule19.4158.23
Average points are based on the team's remaining schedule: Weeks 14 to 16.
Fantasy playoff points (total, not average) are based on the team's schedule from Weeks 14 to 16.

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