Jeff Backus and Dominic Raiola aren’t twins, but they might as well be at this point.
Of the 165 games the Detroit Lions have played since taking the offensive linemen in the first two rounds of the 2001 NFL draft – Backus with the 18th overall pick and Raiola at No. 50 – they have played together in all but four.
Topics:Detroit Lions, Dominic Raiola, Jeff Backus, San Francisco 49ers
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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.