Hyde5: What does 16th-ranked Fins schedule mean?http://weblogs.sun-sentinel.com/sports/ ... l+blogs%29
1. A year ago, the Dolphins' schedule ranked as the NFL's toughest. The rankings are more a guide than a fact, but it suggested challenges ahead in 2009. Their opponents were .500 last year (128-128). So what does a smack-dab-in-the-middle 16th-toughest schedule mean?
It means they play Tennessee and Oakland while New England, with the sixth-toughest schedule, plays Indianapolis and San Diego