7:19 PM EDT, Wed July 30, 2014

Fantasy Update

20 hours ago
Detroit Lions TE Brandon Pettigrew ...
Pride Of Detroit Jul 20, 2014

Projecting the Lions depth chart: Tight end

What will the Detroit Lions depth chart look like at tight end by the end of training camp? What is the top camp battle to watch at this position? Let's take a look. As the offseason winds down, we're going to project each position on the Detroit Lions depth chart and also take a look at some training camp battles. Next up is the tight end position. Starters: Eric Ebron, Brandon Pettigrew | Top backup: Joseph Fauria It's unclear right now just how often the Lions will play with two tight ends on the field at the same time. However, it seems like a pretty good bet that Eric Ebron and Brandon...
Rotoworld Jul 4, 2014

Brandon Pettigrew embraces blocking role - Brandon Pettigrew (TE) Detroit Lions

Brandon Pettigrew says he's embraced a more blocking-oriented role following the Lions' selection of Eric Ebron.
Detroit Lions — Three reasons Joe Fauria will still play role in offense

Detroit Lions — Three reasons Joe Fauria will still play role in offense

If ever a player was extra motivated, it’s tight end Joe Fauria who sat and watched as the Lions drafted tight end Eric Ebron in the first round. Immediately the Lions made a point that there will be room for Fauria in the offense too. Here are three reasons he will still play a role. 1. At 6-foot-7 and good hands, it’s like he was born to play in the red zone and catch touchdowns. Seven of his 18 receptions last season were scores. 2. Brandon Pettigrew disagrees with people who say Fauria can’t block. On the last day of minicamp Pettigrew said Fauria had developed all around....
FFChamps.com Jul 1, 2014

Lions Plan To Use Ebron All Over The Formation

Detroit rookie tight end Eric Ebron has been learning more than just the one position and recently told the Ross Tucker Football Podcast he expected to line up in the slot half the time.Fantasy Spin:The Lions have a number of options in front of Ebron, namely Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate, Brandon Pettigrew and Reggie Bush out of the backfield, so we don't believe he'll be a viable fantasy option this season, but in 2015-16 he certainly should be.

Brandon Pettigrew Photos

Lions Player News

  • 2

    Calvin Johnson

    Calvin Johnson is lighting up practice, but could his role diminish in Detroit Lions offense?

  • 2

    Rob Sims

    Rob Sims proud of Lions offensive line's rise

  • 1

    Ndamukong Suh

    Where things stand between Ndamukong Suh and the Lions

  • 1

    Eric Ebron

    Video: Should the Detroit Lions be concerned about Eric Ebron's training camp drops?

  • 1

    Theo Riddick

    More praise for Lions' Riddick: 'He was a lot more decisive now'

  • 1

    Ryan Broyles

    Healthy again, Detroit Lions WR Ryan Broyles looking to prove he can return to form

  • 1

    Jason Jones

    Jason Jones finally healthy, could be headed for big role on Detroit Lions' defensive line

  • 1

    George Johnson

  • Matthew Stafford

    Lions' Matthew Stafford embraces challenge of learning new offense

  • Joique Bell

    Lions 53-man roster prediction: Pre-training camp edition