Tags Archives: Detroit Lions

Factory Divisional Nuggets: NFC North August 29, 2019

Introducing Factory Divisional Nuggets. We break down every division to give you the takes you need. Who will boom and who will bust? Are there values to be found? All that and more. This week the article will be a bit more long-form than your typical bi-...

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Redraft: Take a Chance on Hockenson August 16, 2019

Six months is a long time to be digging up stats and researching football. Through all that confusion, fantasy fans develop hard stances on players’ situations and refuse to change their mindset. We either get sucked into believing the hype of a player,...

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IDP Nation Podcast – Episode 7 – Bonus Show NFC North July 21, 2019

Welcome to the IDP Nation Podcast, the Factory Sports Network’s IDP-centric show. We are your hosts Dan Cook and Darrell Winstead. Are you ready for some tenacious IDP discussion? We’ve got you covered from your LB1 to your taxi squad. This is IDP Nat...

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Dynasty Outlook: NFC North Edition July 19, 2019

Welcome to the Dynasty Outlook series where I discuss a buy low, sell high and deep sleeper for each NFL team. Today we will start off with the NFC North. There are plenty of fantasy-relevant players in this division. Let’s take a deeper dive into the v...

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IDP Predraft Program: Detroit Lions April 17, 2018

The NFL Draft is quickly approaching! The IDP department is breaking down each team post-free agency and what they should look to address in the draft. Detroit Lions Detroit has struggled on defense for a few years. Their offense has carried this team. Th...

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Blount rides on to the Motor City: Speaking Blounty(ly) March 19, 2018

Be Thankful  Detroit Lions football on Thanksgiving is a tradition that Michiganders love. The rest of you may despise watching the Lions lose year after year while you gorge yourself during the most American of holidays. Here in the mitten state, we wou...

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IDP Sophomore Sleepers: Linebacker Edition February 16, 2018

As IDP enthusiasts we fall in love with prospects every year. Annually my summer ends with cutting one, two or three of the rookie safeties I have collected on a hunch in the hopes that they will start. Inevitably I cut the wrong guy (i.e. Budda Baker). S...

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IDP Stock Market Weekly November 12, 2017

Hot Stock S, Kevin Byard, Tennessee Titans No player is hotter right now than Kevin Byard. I have been saying since last year that Byard is a name to own in the IDP world. Over the last three weeks, with a bye sandwiched in the middle, Byard’s play has ...

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IDP Stock Market Weekly: Week 8 October 28, 2017

Hot Stock DT, A’Shawn Robinson, Detroit Lions – Robinson is coming off a monster game in Week 7 versus the Saints. Robinson’s stock skyrocketed. You want to buy a stock before it takes off, so you can capitalize on your return. Fortunately, the Lion...

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IDP Stock Market Weekly: Week 6 October 14, 2017

Hot Stock DT, Darius Philon, Los Angeles Chargers If your league is position specific and requires you to start a defensive tackle, then Philon is worth adding. He has has six tackles, four of which are solo and two sacks, in last two weeks. This is a pos...

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Week 4 Fantasy Preview: NFC North September 29, 2017

What to Watch For: Can the Vikings passing attack continue to succeed against the Lions secondary? and Adam Thielen are both WR1’s through the first 3 weeks of this young fantasy season. $100 to anyone who predicted that. An extra $100 to anyone that t...

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DAY 27: Detroit Lions September 2, 2017

As we anticipate the start of the 2017 NFL season, the DFF Degenerates (@DFF_Degenerates) are tearing down every team in the NFL – #32Teams32Days. We’re going round-trip to tackle the entire country – AFC East to West, then NFC West to East. We di...

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IDP Injury Impact: OLB Tahir Whitehead August 29, 2017

The Injury Starting OLB Tahir Whitehead of the Detroit Lions left Friday night’s week three preseason game versus the New England Patriots early in the 1st quarter and was officially ruled out for the game at halftime. He had already been dealing with a...

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2017 IDP Defensive Back Sleepers January 14, 2017

As we begin to settle into this off-season, our team here at DFF has decided to tackle a list of Sleepers at each position. As you’ve probably already noticed, this isn’t just offensive Sleepers; this 7-part series will consist of IDP Sleepers as well...

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High Hopes: TE Edition November 8, 2016

It’s a well-known trope that tight ends typically take several years to develop into productive members of the fantasy football community. There are outliers to this truism such as Gronk, Tony Gonzalez, Antonio Gates and Greg Olsen, who just happen to b...

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Matt Stafford is Elite October 22, 2016

Matthew Stafford is arguably one of the least sexy starting quarterbacks in the NFL, but why? First off, he was the #1 ranked high school quarterback when he enrolled in Georgia and from there went on to a strong career that made him the 1st overall pick ...

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Injury Impact: TE Eric Ebron August 6, 2016

It was reported that third-year tight end Eric Ebron had to be carted off the field Saturday with an apparent Achilles injury. The Achilles tendon is the tendon that attaches your calf muscle to the back of your heel. Ebron’s Injury According to multipl...

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LB DeAndre Levy, Detroit Lions April 9, 2016

Let’s have some fun and play a little game. Test our knowledge if you will, while commencing Operation: Information Download. Note: If at anytime, while your reading this, you realize this is the DeAndre Levy that you know and love, please jump up and d...

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TE Eric Ebron, Detroit Lions March 23, 2016

Eric Ebron’s claim to fame, thus far, has been as the guy the Detroit Lions selected instead of Odell Beckham Jr. as the tenth overall selection in the 2014 NFL Draft. After foregoing his final year of eligibility at North Carolina, Ebron entered the NF...

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