Originally posted on Know It All Football  |  Last updated 5/28/13
Detroit Lion fans and Fantasy owners around the world sat up and took notice when Reggie Bush landed with the Detroit Lions this offseason. An already high-powered Detroit offense now has one of the most explosive and dynamic players in the game in its backfield. Naturally, our initial inclination is to assume Bush will pile up all sorts of yard and fantasy points. After we step back and clear our heads, however, you’ll see that Bush to Detroit is much bigger for the Lions than for his fantasy value. First and foremost, you have to understand that the presence of Mikel Leshoure in Detroit’s backfield is going to limit Bush’s touches. Leshoure will likely get most carries in short-yardage situations. I also wouldn’t expect Bush to carry the ball too often on first down. I would say eight carries a game is an accurate prediction of what Bush will contribute to Detroit’s running game. His real value will come in the passing game. I expect Bush to either be in the slot or the backfield ...
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