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Detroit (4-7) vs. Los Angeles Rams (10-1), 1:00
Open: 55 O/U, LAR -8.5
Live: 54.5 O/U, LAR -10
The Lions are sinking and the Rams are about to tie on a few more stones to speed up the process, but there should be a considerable amount of fantasy utility to extract from this game, and even on the Detroit side.
The Rams have allowed the eighth-most fantasy points to quarterbacks so far, conceding roughly 247 yards and 2.27 touchdowns through the air per game, so particulary with the presumption that the Rams light up the Lions defense, Matthew Stafford could patch together some cheap fantasy value even if his team gets clobbered in the process. This would be a risky investment given Stafford's struggles over the last four games, in which he's combined for just three touchdowns to four interceptions while averaging just 232 passing yards per game. The anticipated return of Aqib Talib from injury only heightens this sense
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