After a couple of lean years, the Detroit Lions have assembled a legitimate playoff contender centered around quarterback Matthew Stafford. The Carolina Panthers are in the process of attempting to construct one of their own to surround Cam Newton.
Lance Briggs plans to bring the same ferocious tackling to Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers that he did when he was whistled for unnecessary roughness for a hit on the Detroit Lions’ Calvin Johnson last weekend.
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.