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    Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    Well, the draft is a few weeks away. What pick do the Lions have? What are some needs?

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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    The MMQB pod (yesterday's) interviewed Bob Quinn. Some good stuff in there.

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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    Remember Titus Young? He's going to prison for the next four years.

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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

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    They look like the Lions to me. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    Jarrad Davis, LB.

    Good.. there was a hole at LB.
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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    Megatron didn't like the treatment he received from the Lions at the end

    http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/1...reated-way-out

    They're not retiring his number yet... but what exactly did the Lions do?
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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    They wanted 10% of his signing bonus back when he retired. Pretty typical NFL move.
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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    What did they do? It's what they didn't do: win.

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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    Quote Originally Posted by dxmnkd316 View Post
    What did they do? It's what they didn't do: win.
    And Calvin Johnson has basically come out and said just that. Says he felt like he was beating his head against a wall.

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    And Calvin Johnson has basically come out and said just that. Says he felt like he was beating his head against a wall.

    http://deadspin.com/calvin-johnson-s...ium=socialflow
    Barry Sanders did it too, right? He was also 30.
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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

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    Barry Sanders did it too, right? He was also 30.
    yep. He also walked away because the Lions weren't going anywhere and they refused to release/trade him.
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    The Lions are now 2-0 in meaningless football action.

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    The Lions are now 2-0 in meaningless football action.
    Too bad facing the Jets #1 offense isn't like facing Aaron Rodgers twice a season.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bronconick View Post
    Too bad facing the Jets #1 offense isn't like facing Aaron Rodgers twice a season.
    2-1 in meaningless football action.

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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    https://deadspin.com/why-your-team-s...ons-1798382848

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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    Stafford signs a 5 year deal and passes Carr's contract

    NFL Network says $135 million, 27 per
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    Quote Originally Posted by bronconick View Post
    Stafford signs a 5 year deal and passes Carr's contract

    NFL Network says $135 million, 27 per
    In typical Lions fashion, he will get injured in week 1.

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    Re: Detroit Lions 2017: Just One Playoff Victory. Please?

    Cleared $5 million of cap space. Go trade for a DE.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bronconick View Post
    Cleared $5 million of cap space. Go trade for a DE.
    If Ziggy shows anything this year, they'll franchise him.

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