Scanning The Savanna: Detroit Lions News From Around The Web

Scanning the Savanna is a daily feature that brings fresh Detroit Lions and NFL related content to your fingertips each morning. Grab a cup of coffee and let’s scan the savanna together.

What’s going on? Ndamukong Suh hasn’t been on national TV in more than a week.

Never fear, the most visible Lion will be back Tuesday on “SportsCenter Special: NFL Face to Face with Hannah Storm” (9 p.m., ESPN2).

The Detroit Lions made a huge turn around this season by going 10-6 and making the playoffs as the six seed. They were finally worth watching, with an electric passing game and a great defensive line. Although, some additional needs were exposed, especially in both games against Green Bay and in the playoffs against the Saints.

It will prove to be a big challenge for the Detroit Lions to sign Calvin Johnson to a contract extension this offseason, but Bill Ford Jr. sounds like the team is up to the task.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers believes his backup, Matt Flynn, might go to Miami to play for his old offensive coordinator, Joe Philbin, whom the Dolphins hired last week as coach

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