Brandon Pettigrew, TE, Detroit Lions
School: Oklahoma State
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
The Detroit Lions Brandon Pettigrew took a step back in 2012 statistically as he failed to reach the 600 yard receiving mark after having back-to-back years of 700+. He also was bitten by the injury bug, having missed 2 games for the first time since his rookie season. To add to all this dismal honesty, Pettigrew also only caught 3 touchdowns. The worst part of that though is the amount of drops that he had in 2012, including many in the end-zone.
Being a Lions fan, I am used to being frustrated at players, coaches, management and ultimately the owners of Detroit, yet Pettigrew, with all of his physical qualities and attributes, just can’t seem to develop into the tight end that the Lions saw in him when they spent a first round pick in 2009 to draft him out of Oklahoma State.
There are some things working for Pettigrew though going into ...