Summer Snapshot: Detroit Lions

Summer is here, and the NFL preseason games will be underway before you know it. As teams train and hold camps, let’s analyze what fantasy owners should be looking for in the next few months. Join the conversation on Twitter: #FantasySnapshot

What’s new? Well, certainly Lions fans whining about the team’s defense isn’t new. Like the rest of the NFC North, the Lions seemed to be in obvious need of defensive aid this offseason, but then the organization spent its first-round pick on a tight end. He’s potentially special, especially in this offense. In addition, the noteworthy free-agent signing was former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate. The Lions could be even more dynamic offensively this season, which is basically what fantasy owners concern themselves with.

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