Injuries and the team’s much publicized legal issues this off season have made the Lions’ running back bench short. Jahvid Best has injury issues and will not be ready for the start of the season. Mikel Leshoure has a suspension to deal with. As of right now that leaves Smith as the best on roster option for the start of the season. The question for fantasy owners is this: is Kevin Smith a sleeper worth taking a flier on in 2012?
On Wednesday, the NFL suspended Detroit Lions RB Mikel Leshoure for the first two games of the 2012 season. Leshoure will also be dinged two additional game checks on top of the 2 games. The 2011 second round pick was busted twice this off-season on marijuana possession. Leshoure will be allowed to stay with the team through […]