Scanning the Savanna

Scanning the Savanna is a daily feature that brings fresh Detroit Lions and NFL related content to your fingertips each morning. Grab a cup of coffee and let’s scan the savanna together.

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.

Like what you see? Give SideLion Report a “like” on facebook, become a follower on twitter, or grab our RSS feed.

Topics: Detroit Lions, Free Agency, Green Bay Packers, Ian Johnson, Minnesota Vikings, Nnamdi Asomugha

Want more from SideLion Report?  
Subscribe to FanSided Daily for your morning fix. Enter your email and stay in the know.