2012-2013 NFL Regular Season Strength of Schedule Rankings:


2012 NFL Strength of Schedule By Team


A look at the most difficult schedules in 2012 (based on opponents’ 2011 record).





Rank

Team

Combined W-L Record

Winning Pct.

Games vs. Quality Opp.**




1

N.Y. Giants*

140-116

.547

7



2

Denver*

139-117

.543

7



3

Cleveland

135-121

.527

7



4

St. Louis

134-122

.523

5



4

Baltimore*

134-122

.523

7



6

San Diego

133-123

.520

6



7

Philadelphia

132-124

.516

8



8

Minnesota

131-125

.512

7



8

Arizona

131-125

.512

6



10

Carolina

130-126

.508

5



11

Seattle

129-127

.504

5



11

Dallas

129-127

.504

7



11

New Orleans*

129-127

.504

5



14

Jacksonville

128-128

.500

8



14

Cincinnati*

128-128

.500

5



14

Pittsburgh*

128-128

.500

6



14

Indianapolis

128-128

.500

7



18

Oakland

127-129

.496

5



18

Miami

127-129

.496

6



20

N.Y. Jets

126-130

.492

6



20

Kansas City

126-130

.492

5



20

Chicago

126-130

.492

7



20

Detroit*

126-130

.492

6



24

Washington

125-131

.488

7



24

Atlanta*

125-131

.488

4



24

San Francisco*

125-131

.488

5



27

Tampa Bay

124-132

.484

5



28

Tennessee

123-133

.480

6



29

Houston*

121-135

.473

6



29

Buffalo

121-135

.473

5



31

Green Bay*

120-136

.469

7



32

New England*

116-140

.453

4




* 2011 playoff team.
** Quality opponents are teams that had at least nine wins in 2011.