You can take Calvin Johnson and Matthew Stafford out of their separate areas of Georgia. You can even remove the Tech-Georgia rivalry — for 51 weeks a year anyway — as a hindrance to their relationship.
As teammates with the Detroit Lions, little has gotten in the way of what the duo is accomplishing against NFL opponents.
It’s October, but this is a key game for both teams in the NFC playoff picture. The Lions will hold most wild-card tiebreakers with a win as they’ve already beaten the Buccaneers, Cowboys and Bears — other teams that could be in the mix.
Topics:Atlanta Falcons, Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions, Matthew Stafford
About the Author
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.