The Myth: Lions Tight End Brandon Pettigrew is a much less of a receiving threat when Matthew Stafford is at quarterback. Pettigrew’s 2010 production in the pass game was a product of Stafford’s injury, coupled with Drew Stanton and, especially, Shaun Hill’s reliance on the tight end.
Myth or Fact? This will surprise many of you, but this is, in fact, a myth.
Mike Tolbert, Mikel Leshoure, Montario Hardesty … players like this might not get a sniff until the very late rounds in standard leagues, but in a TD-only league, it doesn’t matter that they might get only a handful of carries, if that, per game.
Zac Snyder got hooked on the Lions after his dad took him to a Monday Night Football game against the Los Angeles Raiders in 1990. The show put on by Barry Sanders and Bo Jackson that night was only surpassed by what Zac could do with Barry in a game of Tecmo Super Bowl.