Brown was shut down by the Seattle Seahawks last Sunday, and faces another stiff test at Detroit this weekend. The Lions are one of the better teams against the run, allowing less than 100 yards per game.
Detroit is fourth in the NFL in rushing yards allowed. Brown has not scored in two-straight games, though has still averaged four yards per carry since returning from a broken leg. However, he is still the lead back for the G-Men, and as such should get enough touches to remain a viable fantasy option.
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