Monday Night Football
“We just felt it was kind of to honor Mr. Ford in his passing,” Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said.
Stafford improvised brilliantly on two early touchdown passes to Johnson, and Detroit beat the Giants in Jim Caldwell’s first game as Lions coach.
Caldwell said last week the Lions would not name season-long captains and instead appoint the honors on a game-by-game basis.
“Something might be a catalyst, another teammate, but I think in this particular case, it’s up to Nick. He’s the guy that’s going to make the difference.”
The Detroit Lions are encouraging fans to be in their seats by 6:40 PM, 30 minutes prior to kickoff, for the nationally televised pregame show honoring the legacy of the late Detroit Lions Chairman and Owner, Mr. William Clay Ford.
After listing Ihedigbo on the injury report Thursday, coaches would not elaborate on his status.
“We have so many good leaders on this team that we’ll end up picking game captains,” Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said.
Fans heading to Ford Field for the Lions Monday Night Football game, and the entire season, will have a number of local and unique dishes to choose from in the stadium
With the Detroit Lions under new leadership, film of the team might not be as instructive for opponents as it usually would be.
The season will begin Aug. 8, 2014. Check back to http://www.971theticket.com for details.