I don’t have any doubt the Lions will be fun and interesting to watch in 2011. Are they playoff bound? It’s a difficult question to address ahead of free agency, and some of you are a bit leery at this point.
A poll by ESPN shows the Detroit Lions as the overwhelming choice of fans, but several of their players have said no thanks.
“It’s definitely a cool show to watch during camp — everybody tries to get back to the hotel on Sundays to watch it,” defensive lineman Cliff Avril told Mlive.com. “But I don’t know if I want to be the guy they’re talking bad about upstairs.”
Zac Snyder got hooked on the Lions after his dad took him to a Monday Night Football game against the Los Angeles Raiders in 1990. The show put on by Barry Sanders and Bo Jackson that night was only surpassed by what Zac could do with Barry in a game of Tecmo Super Bowl.