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  1. We'll learn Titans' schedule tonight

    Paul Kuharsky

    The schedule is coming. We know which teams the Tennessee Titans will play this fall. We find out tonight at 8 ET/7 CT when they will play those teams. Strength of schedule can be a very inaccurate indicator. But based on how Tennessee's oppone...

    Blog | April 23, 2014
  2. Strength of schedule: Cleveland Browns

    Pat McManamon

    The Cleveland Browns catch a break with their schedule in 2014. Browns opponents have a combined .465 won-lost percentage next season, which makes their schedule the 26th toughest in the league -- or to look at it another way, the seventh easiest....

    Blog | February 10, 2014
  3. Strength of schedule: Buffalo Bills

    Mike Rodak

    Average. That's the best way to describe the Buffalo Bills' 2014 schedule, which ranks 14th in the NFL with an opponents' winning percentage of exactly .500. Based purely on last season's records, the Bills' schedule won't give them any advanta...

    Blog | February 10, 2014
  4. Strength of schedule: Oakland Raiders

    Paul Gutierrez

    ALAMEDA, Calif. -- What, you thought the NFL's schedule-making gods were going to take it easy on the Oakland Raiders after consecutive 4-12 seasons in which they ended both years on six-game losing streaks while dropping eight of nine? Think agai...

    Blog | February 10, 2014
  5. Where will the Raiders' draft pick fall?

    Paul Gutierrez

    ALAMEDA, Calif. - Strength of schedule, rather than head-to-head play, is the biggest determining factor in breaking ties between teams with the same record when it comes to determining draft order. And it's the reason the Oakland Raiders went fro...

    Blog | December 27, 2013
  6. Notes on AFC North's 2013 schedule

    Jamison Hensley

    Tip of the hat to the always outstanding ESPN Stats & Information team for putting together some notes about the 2013 schedule: BALTIMORE RAVENS Hardest strength of schedule of any 2012 playoff team (.535 opponents win percentage). 2012 ...

    Blog | April 19, 2013
  7. 2013 NFL schedule - The five easiest and toughest roads to the 20...

    Nik Bonaddio and Keith Goldner

    After the NFL schedule release, numberFire examines the five easiest and toughest roads to the playoffs.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2013
  8. Cleveland Browns schedule analysis

    Jamison Hensley

    Breakdown: The Cleveland Browns knew it wasn't going to be easy. Cleveland has the third-toughest strength of schedule and the hardest for non-playoff teams. The good news for the Browns is they open at home, playing host to the Philadelphia Eagle...

    Blog | April 17, 2012
  9. 2012 AFC North strength of schedule

    Jamison Hensley

    The Cleveland Browns won only four games last season, so they should have one of the easier schedules in 2012, right? Wrong. The Browns have the third-hardest schedule next season and the toughest one among non-playoff teams. The Browns' opponents...

    Blog | April 13, 2012
  10. Upgrading or downgrading fantasy football players on your draft b...

    Christopher Harris

    Christopher Harris explains why utilizing past seasons' statistics is not a safe method for predicting the difficulty of schedules in fantasy football.

    Story | Conversation | April 11, 2012
  11. Bucs have No. 5 draft pick

    Pat Yasinskas

    ATLANTA -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers hold the fifth pick in the 2012 NFL draft, according to ESPN Stats & Information. The 4-12 Bucs tied the Cleveland Browns, but the Browns got the fourth pick because their strength of schedule was easier than th...

    Blog | January 02, 2012
  12. Matthew Stafford, Ray Rice, Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush, Rex Gros...

    Christopher Harris

    Christopher Harris looks at players with the best and worst matchups over the final four weeks of the season and breaks down T.J. Yates' game.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2011
  13. DraftWatch: Vikings currently at No. 3

    Kevin Seifert

    As we've discussed, the NFL breaks ties in its draft order by reversing strength of schedule. The team who has the weaker strength of schedule get priority, and for the moment at least, that's why the St. Louis Rams are running second based on 13 wee...

    Blog | December 05, 2011
  14. Evaluating fantasy schedule strength before NFL season starts doe...

    Christopher Harris

    Christopher Harris explains why attempting to determine which teams have the most favorable fantasy schedules before the season starts isn't worth it.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2011
  15. Cleveland Browns schedule analysis

    James Walker

    Breakdown: The Cleveland Browns have the toughest strength of schedule in the AFC North. But it's only 19th overall in the NFL, which gives the Browns a chance to improve on last year's 5-11 record. Cleveland rookie head coach Pat Shurmur has a go...

    Blog | April 19, 2011
  16. Big Question: Can Bengals tame schedule?

    James Walker

    Can the defending AFC North champion Cincinnati Bengals overcome a first-place schedule to duplicate last year's success? Coming off a division title and their first playoff appearance in four years, the Cincinnati Bengals have even higher expecta...

    Blog | July 13, 2010