Found October 16, 2011 on isportsweb.com:
I knew this day would come, I just didn’t know when.  I was fully aware that the Lions would not win all 16 contests this year, but as a fan there is hope for every game.  The Lions’ streak has come to an end, and now I have to write about a Lions loss for the first time. Honestly, I thought it would happen sooner.  Down 20-0 in the Metrodome I all but wrote the Lions off, and then the following week in Dallas the Lions again snagged victory from the jaws of defeat.  While it was finally time for Detroit to lose its first game of the year, at 5-1 the Lions are still very much in the hunt for the playoffs, so don’t jump off the bandwagon yet. At times today I very much wanted to jump, especially when I took a closer look at Matt Stafford and the offense.  The offense had many opportunities to take full control of the game, but failed to do so time and time again.  What was even more frustrating was the fact that the Lions used their most dangerous offensive weapon so sparingly.  Yes,...
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