Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions

DST - DET

2019 Outlook

Strength of Schedule:
23rd easiest for DSTs
Draft Rank (ECR) #302
Best / Worst #173 / #348
ADP #272

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Detroit Lions defense puts up shutout in season finale

The Lions defense posted a shutout against the Packers to end the regular season in the 31-0 victory. The Lions defense had three sacks and forced one turnover.

Fantasy Impact

The Lions defense was assisted by the departure of Aaron Rodgers during the first half but put up a good overall effort to finish off the season.

Brad Richter25 weeks ago
Detroit Lions defense records two sacks in Week 16

The Lions defense had two sacks against the Vikings in Week 16 but did not force a turnover in the 27-9 loss.

Fantasy Impact

The Lions travel to Green Bay to face the Packers to finish off the season next week. There will be better D/ST options to deploy than one going against Aaron Rodgers.

Brad Richter26 weeks ago
Detroit Lions defense generates just one sack in Week 15 loss

The Lions defense held the Bills to just 14 points in Week 15 but only recorded one sack and did not force a turnover in the loss.

Fantasy Impact

The Lions D/ST should not be starting for any fantasy teams at this point and should remain on the waiver wire with a matchup against the Vikings in Week 16.

Brad Richter27 weeks ago
Detroit Lions defense delivers a pick-six to lead team to victory

The Lions defense shut down the Cardinals in Week 14 in a 17-3 win. Darrius Slay had an interception return for TD while the Lions recorded three sacks.

Fantasy Impact

A strong effort from the Lions D/ST this week holding the Cardinals to three points and delivering a pick-six. They will travel to Buffalo to face another rookie QB in Week 15.

Brad Richter28 weeks ago
Detroit Lions defense forces a pair of turnovers in Week 13

The Lions D/ST had two sacks and forced two turnovers in their 30-16 loss to the Rams in Week 13.

Fantasy Impact

The Lions D/ST can be left on the waiver wire in all fantasy leagues even with a decent matchup in Arizona against the Cardinals in Week 14.

Brad Richter29 weeks ago