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Week 11 Preview: Detroit Lions vs. Carolina Panthers

The Week 11 matchup between the Detroit Lions (4-5) and the Carolina Panthers (3-7) has the potential to be an exciting game on both sides of the field. The teams are comparable on paper and each should put up a good fight for the victory.

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Week 9 Preview: Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings

The Detroit Lions (3-4) hit the road to face their NFC North rivals, the Minnesota Vikings (2-5). This is a big game as the Lions look to get back to .500 and the Vikings look to stay alive in the

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Week 7 Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Los Angeles Chargers

The Jacksonville Jaguars (1-5) travel to Los Angeles to take on the Chargers (1-4) in a battle of one-win teams. The Chargers come off their bye week, so they will be extra prepared while the Jaguars try to bounce back from a blowout loss to the Detroit Lions last week.

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Week 3 Recap: Detroit Lions vs. Arizona Cardinals

Coming into this game, the Detroit Lions and Arizona Cardinals seemed to be heading in opposite directions, leading most to believe that Arizona would run away with this game. However, the Lions defense stepped up and slowed down quarterback Kyler Murray, and Detroit squeaked out a win on the road.

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Fantasy Football Sleepers for Week 2

After a fascinating Week 1 of the NFL season, featuring some vintage performances from veteran quarterbacks all around the league along with new blood quickly making an impact, Week 2 is upon us.

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10 Takeaways Leading up to Week 1

With the 2020 NFL season starting tomorrow night, here are 10 weekly observations from the week that was. 

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Report: Adrian Peterson Signs With Detroit Lions

After getting released by the Washington Football Team by the 53-man roster cuts, the ageless Adrain Peterson has found a new home.

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Adrian Peterson Released by Washington Football Team

The Washington Football Team released running back Adrian Peterson on Friday. Peterson had been with Washington for the last two years and led the team in rushing with 1,940 yards and 12 touchdowns.

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Washington Backfield Fantasy Breakdown Post Guice Fallout

Before Friday came around, all eyes were on Derrius Guice being the lead-man in Washington’s backfield. After tearing his ACL in his rookie year, Guice tore his meniscus in week one of the regular season but returned to get injured once again. Now, his problems have continued but this time they are off the field. He was charged with strangulation, assault and battery, as well as the destruction of property. Shortly after finding out this news, the Washington Football Team decided to release the injury-prone back. With Guice now out of the picture, the backfield takes a bit of a turn fantasy-wise. I’ll go through each option in the backfield and include their current ADP.

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2019 Fantasy Football Week Nine: Starts, Sits, and Sleepers

To help fantasy football players with their roster construction, three of our writers have provided some insight on which players they would start, would sit, and consider a sleeper for week nine. Be sure to follow all of them on twitter and ask any of The Scorecrow’s fantasy writers for fantasy advice.

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