2016 Detroit Lions Schedule

Below you will find the weekly regular-season schedule for the Lions and here is the entire 2016 NFL preseason schedule.

More: 2016 NFL Weekly Schedule - Bye Weeks Grid - Strength of Schedule

WeekDateOpponentTime (ET)Tickets
Week 1Sun., Sept. 11at Indianapolis Colts4:25 PMTickets
Week 2Sun., Sept. 18vs. Tennessee Titans1:00 PMTickets
Week 3Sun., Sept. 25at Green Bay Packers1:00 PMTickets
Week 4Sun., Oct. 2at Chicago Bears1:00 PMTickets
Week 5Sun., Oct. 9vs. Philadelphia Eagles1:00 PMTickets
Week 6Sun., Oct. 16vs. Los Angeles Rams1:00 PMTickets
Week 7Sun., Oct. 23vs. Washington Redskins1:00 PMTickets
Week 8Sun., Oct. 30at Houston Texans1:00 PMTickets
Week 9Sun., Nov. 6at Minnesota Vikings1:00 PMTickets
Week 10BYE WEEK
Week 11Sun., Nov. 20vs. Jacksonville Jaguars1:00 PMTickets
Week 12Thu., Nov. 24vs. Minnesota Vikings12:30 PMTickets
Week 13Sun., Dec. 4at New Orleans Saints1:00 PMTickets
Week 14Sun., Dec. 11vs. Chicago Bears1:00 PMTickets
Week 15Sun., Dec. 18at New York Giants1:00 PMTickets
Week 16Mon., Dec. 26at Dallas Cowboys8:30 PMTickets
Week 17Sun., Jan. 1vs. Green Bay Packers1:00 PMTickets



Detroit Lions - 2016 Draft Results

The table below are all of the 2016 NFL Draft picks selected by the Detroit Lions.

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
116Taylor DeckerOTOhio State
246A'Shawn RobinsonDTAlabama
395Graham GlasgowCMichigan
4111Miles KillebrewSSouthern Utah
5151Joe DahlGWashington State
5169Antwione WilliamsLBGeorgia Southern
6191Jake RudockQBMichigan
6202Anthony ZettelDTPenn State
6210Jimmy LandesLSBaylor
7236Dwayne WashingtonRBWashington

More: Full 2016 NFL Draft Results - Detroit Lions Draft History - 2017 NFL Mock Draft

2016 Fantasy Football Rankings

Fantasy Football Rankings from Kevin Hanson:
Proven track record of accuracy
The rankings above are from Kevin Hanson, who ranks No. 9 overall in multi-year (2011-14) accuracy (via FantasyPros).

In addition, he ranks in the top eight among three major fantasy positions during the same span (2011-14):
  • No. 8 in multi-year QB accuracy
  • No. 6 in multi-year RB accuracy
  • No. 5 in multi-year WR accuracy
Note: FantasyPros began tracking Hanson in 2011.

Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule

Our 2016 fantasy football strength of schedules are based on the cumulative fantasy points allowed in 2015 to a team's Week 1-16 opponents in 2016.

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