Found November 12, 2011 on
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Harris is ready to face his former team, the Chicago Bears.
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The people are growing nervous as the final minutes until the Lions game ticks off.
There is no Jahvid Best. Maurice Morris has not been consistent enough and Kevin Smith has been in the dressing room for less than a week.
The Lions are a passing team. We know that. But can Matthew Stafford
One of the reasons for all the optimism in Detroit heading into this season was the arrival of rookie defensive tackle Nick Fairley. As it turned out, the optimism was justified — the Lions are 6-2 — but Fairley has hardly seen the field. However, there’s still plenty of optimism about Fairley on the Lions’…
The Lions can't panic. They must survive this early storm. Before this drive they were averaging nearly seven yards per play. You'd take that any game.
The problem is the two turnovers. They are why the Lions trail 10-0. And now they are in trouble again after a long punt return by Devin
Didn't we just talk about Nate Burleson putting the ball on the ground too much?
He made a great play, tiptoeing on the sideline, but that turnover is inexcusable. He did not get blasted. He has to hang on to that ball, even though it was a pretty good strip.
This is a bad start. The Lions
Here are some football facts you need to know about the Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears as the teams prepare to meet on Sunday.
The Lions won the first matchup between these teams 24-13 in Detroit, five weeks ago. A lot has changed since then as the Bears have caught fire and won their last three games, while the Lions have lost two of their last three games. Here is a look at the matchups in this game:
When the Bears have the ball: The Bears are going to likely come out running the ball with Matt Forte...
Charles Tillman and Major Wright returned interceptions for touchdowns early in the third quarter, and the Chicago Bears picked off Matthew Stafford four times to beat the Detroit Lions 37-13 in a heated game on Sunday.