Why is a team built around Matthew Stafford protecting him with a left tackle fans perceive as less-than-ideal? Why is Calvin Johnson—due $14 million in 2012 and free agency in 2013—left hanging in the wind as this team finally has a ray of hope? Why is Dominic Raiola still in the NFL?
All of these questions and more need to be answered as soon as possible if the Lions are going to have continued success.
The Lions defensive end signed a one-year tender from the club Thursday and made his first appearance at practice along with some other Detroit players who were restricted from working out with the team until the NFL players ratified the new CBA.
Topics:Calvin Johnson, Cliff Avril, Defensive Line, Detroit Lions
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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.