Mike Tice plucked offensive coordinator Scott Linehan from the college ranks to run his offense in Minnesota and find a way to better feature Randy Moss. Calvin Johnson fills the Moss role in the Lions’ offense, and Linehan desires to air the ball out to him often.
After participating in players-only workouts last week with his Detroit Lions teammates, quarterback Matthew Stafford returned to his native Dallas. I saw him while working out the other day at a local school … and I barely recognized him.
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.