Sports enthusiasm around Detroit usually starts to wane just about this time each year. The Tigers start to do their annual fade and the Lions … well, they usually act like the Lions. But there is something about this August that just seems a little different. Maybe we won’t have to wait for the Red Wings to bring a smile to our collective faces.
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.