The Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.
“Wow, I’m in a locker room with a guy who has his own shoes.”
Earlier this year Nike unveiled their first version of the Calvin Johnson shoe called the CJ81.
For some the quick reflex answer is ‘never’ and for others it’s as easy just not quitting on the team.
While the injury focus for Detroit’s game against Chicago will be focused on the Bears’ quarterback situation, the Lions have a few injury issues of their own on defense.
To be sure, Calvin Johnson is any NFL team’s dream come true.
Calvin Johnson and his stat lines have locked down best receiver with a level of dominance perhaps never before seen at that position. With Megatron sitting atop the podium, who currently owns the title of second most dangerous receiver in the NFL: Dez Bryant or A.J. Green?
The Lions played the Bengals close on Sunday. However, a couple of special teams miscues ended up leading the Lions to a loss.
“Reggie was right in front of me, he was four, I was five, I kind of took that personally,” he said. “Before he got here, I had a little animosity about that list.”
Who’s more valuable: Megatron to Lions or Miggy to Tigers?