Posts Tagged ‘Detroit Lions’
Posted: Monday, January 9th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Bill Belichick, Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Eric Decker, Jahvid Best, Josh McDaniels, New England Patriots, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady, Wes Welker
Despite Eric Decker possibly being out for the remained of the postseason, surprisingly little should change with the Broncos offense and fantasy owners should still remain wary during the Playoff Challenge.
Posted: Saturday, January 7th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Barry Sanders Jr., Barry Sanders, Detroit Lions, Stanford Cardinal
Two developing problems for every college football program except one: (1) Hall of Fame RB Barry Sanders has a son, Barry Jr. (2) Barry Jr. plays football. He looks every bit as dangerous as Daddy. And he’s going to Stanford.
Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, A.J. Green, Andy Dalton, Blaine Gabbert, Calvin Johnson, Cincinnati Bengals, Detroit Lions, Jacksonville Jaguars, Jermaine Gresham, Shahid Khan
As suspected, Calvin Johnson’s absence from practice Wednesday was nothing out of the ordinary. Fantasy owners should feel confident giving him a start.
Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Antonio Brown, Ben Roethlisberger, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Devery Henderson, Jimmy Graham, Lance Moore, Marques Colston, Mike Wallace, New Orleans Saints, Pittsburgh Steelers, robert meachem
Ben Roethlisberger says his ankle isn’t feeling great, but it shouldn’t necessarily scare Playoff Challenge players away from using his favorite WR targets.
Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: NFL Wild Card Weekend, AFC Wild Card Games, Atlanta Falcons, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, NFC Wild Card Games, Pittsburgh Steelers
With Week 17 in the books, we now know who will play who and when during NFL Wild Card Weekend.
Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Calvin Johnson, Daniel Thomas, Detroit Lions, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, Reggie Bush, Titus Young, Tom Brady
Calvin Johnson has missed two consecutive days of practice and fantasy owners should start looking for backup plans in case Megatron is limited or completely held out.
Posted: Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Playoff scenarios, Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Tim Tebow
Seven down, five to go, two weeks left to figure it all out. Seven teams have clinched playoff spots and four more can do so this weekend: The cowboys, falcons and Lions in the NFC and — that’s right — Tim Tebow and the Broncos in the AFC. Of course, there’s still plenty of jockeying for playoff position – home-field advantage, byes, etc.
Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Andre Johnson, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Kevin Smith, Mark Ingram, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints
Andre Johnson is out yet again, but fantasy owners shouldn’t quit on the talented wideout just yet.
Posted: Thursday, December 15th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, James Starks, Kevin Smith, Minnesota Vikings, Ryan Grant
As James Starks struggles to recover from an ankle injury, Ryan Grant has a chance to help fantasy owners in a big way against Kansas City.
Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Kevin Smith, Laurent Robinson, Mark Ingram, New Orleans Saints
With both Laurent Robinson and Miles Austin back at Cowboys practice, Robinson’s fantasy value is in flux. But fantasy owners could do worse than to take a chance on Robinson for another week.
Posted: Friday, December 2nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Ahmad Bradshaw, Detroit Lions, Josh Freeman, Kevin Smith, New York Giants, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Ahmad Bradshaw could return Sunday. That’s good news for both the Giants and fantasy owners, especially with injuries to WRs potentially limiting New York’s offense.
Posted: Thursday, December 1st, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints, Playbook, Tale of the tape
Everyone knows the Lions will be without Ndamukong Suh against the Saints this weekend. That’s a huge blow to their defense. But the real story heading into Sunday’s contest will be the absence of wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who has been taken away by opposing defenses in the last three weeks.
Posted: Monday, November 28th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Detroit Lions, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Green Bay Packers, Ndamukong Suh, Playbook
We took a closer look at the coaching tape to catalog the events leading up to Ndamukong Suh’s infamous stomp.
Posted: Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Calvin Johnson, Calvin Johnson, Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions, Playbook, Playbook mailbag
Fantasy owners across the nation mourned Sunday, along with every Lions fan, because Calvin Johnson failed to score a touchdown or reach 100 yards receiving.
Posted: Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Ahmad Bradshaw, Brandon Jacobs, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Eddie Royal, Eric Decker, Jahvid Best, Kevin Smith, New York Giants, Tim Tebow, Willis McGahee
The Broncos could go option full-time to help Tim Tebow; Ahmad Bradshaw sits out practice again and no one knows when Jahvid Best will be back.