The choice to use Thanksgiving to promote the name change stemmed from the historical origins of the holiday.
When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.
The Detroit Lions returned from their latest road trip with a bit more legitimacy.
Standing up at the podium, Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz looked a little peeved at the inquiry about his hurling of his headset.
The Detroit Lions knew nothing about success in Washington. Through 21 trips to the nation’s capital, they owned an 0-fer.
The Detroit Lions took advantage of a pair of fourth-quarter bobbles, including one by Robert Griffin III, in a 27-20 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
Redskins’ struggling defense might catch a break if the Detroit Lions’ Reggie Bush is unable to play.
“The Lions will not only win, but win big,” Valenti said.
The Detroit Lions will lose to the Washington Redskins on Sunday. It’s as certain as a sunrise.
Look for Robert Griffin III to start running again.