Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 5/22/13
This article is an overall analysis of the Detroit Lions' offense and it's fantasy football value. Let's first evaluate some important and crucial numbers from last season and predict how the Lions will do this season.Vital 2012 Stats:Points Scored: 23.2 point per game (Ranked 17th)Rushing: 100.8 yards per game (Ranked 23rd)Passing: 307.9 yards per game (Ranked 2nd)I won't elaborate on the team's defense/special teams but the Lions didn't have a defensive touchdown and had only one touchdown via punt return.We can assume the Lions offense will only get better due to the acquisition of Reggie Bush. Bush is a versatile running back and will easily average more rushing yards per game this season than the Lions averaged all of last season. His presence will also open up Calvin Johnson, who didn't have as many touchdowns as his fantasy owners would have hoped.Let's take a look at their 2013 schedule and evaluate.2013 Schedule:Week 1 - Sept. 8 - vs. Minnesota Vikings (1 p.m., FOX)The Viki...
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