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Clearly, these Detroit Lions — who thrashed Chicago, 24-13 — aren’t your father’s Lions. Or your grandfather’s Lions. Or your great-grandfather’s Lions. They are (gasp!) good. Strong. Powerful. Young. Confident. Joyful.
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In Chicago, the game delivered a 18.7 household rating on ESPN, and a 13.3 household for WCIU, for a combined 32.0 rating in the market.