Originally written on Blogging Dirty  |  Last updated 6/29/14
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After a great result for the Falcons last weekend, the Falcons attention now turns to the Lions this Sunday.The Lions are slightly reeling after the emotional loss to the 49ers and the melee that ensued after “Handshake gate”. This is the type of distraction that unsettles a team and could affect their performance on sunday.On Offense for the Lions, they run a pass heavy scheme, which revolves around Quarterback Matthew Stafford and stud wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who has had a ridiculous start to the season. This passing connection will be one the Lions will look to exploit a lot against the Falcons, as the Falcons do not have a corner on Defense that can really contend with the height of Calvin Johnson. Falcons CB Brent Grimes is playing great right now, but lining him up against Calvin Johnson will be tough, as Johnson is 7 inches taller than Grimes and he is just as athletic as Grimes. To get around this the Falcons will likely have to play a lot of zone coverage and when in ...
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