In the year’s last “easy” game, the Packers face the Lions, who’d love nothing more than spoil the Packers season and break their 19-game division loss streak.
I keep saying that “these aren’t last year’s Detroit Lions,” and I believe it…when everyone’s healthy. Injuries are dooming the Lions early this year.
Welcome to a special early edition of Opposition Research, where I’ll be taking a look at the Packers Thanksgiving opponent, the Detroit Lions. It’s been 6 weeks since the 26-0 shutout at Lambeau Field, with the Lions spending the intervening weeks losing to the Rams, Seahawks, and Vikings by a combined 40-76, before earning win [...]
Welcome to Opposition Research, where I’ll be taking a look at the next Packers opponent, the Detroit Lions. In contrast to Week 4′s monumental and record-breaking showdown with the Vikings, this week’s game is a “ho hum, it’s the Lions” kind of game. The line is 13.5 and the city of Detroit cares more about [...]