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Matthew Stafford placed on COVID-19 list, out Week 9 vs Minnesota Vikings

The Lions will be without their starting quarterback this week.

NFL: NOV 01 Colts at Lions Photo by Jeffrey Brown/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The Detroit Lions have placed quarterback Matthew Stafford on COVID-19 list meaning he will not play Week 9 vs Minnesota Vikings.

Fantasy Impact

Welp, fade all your Lions receivers. I guess this means Chase Daniels will get the start? Yikes. Marvin Jones falls out of WR2 territory for me but now I like D’Andre Swift and Adrian Peterson a bit more assuming this is going to be a ground and pound game.