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While a handful of attractive players would be on the market — Raiders cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha among them — it’s unlikely the Lions would destroy the salary structure to sign big-name free agents.

When Detroit Lions running back Ian Johnson was a teenager living in southern California, he dreamed of playing football in Michigan. But his path to the Great Lakes State took a direction he never expected.

Meanwhile, the Vikings raced to the bottom against the Detroit Lions during a season in which everything went wrong, including the transformation of the Metrodome into the Metrocrater.

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