Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 11/11/14

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 27: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions stands and talks with offensive coordinator Scott Linehan during warmups prior to the game against the Washington Redskins at Ford Field on September 27, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)
We hare at DJC don’t put a lot of stock in any one pre -season game, or in the score, but look to judge the Detroit Lions on what they do over the four pre-season contests. Of course even that is not a great indicator. The year this team went winless they were 4-0 in the pre-season. What we are saying is pre-season doesn’t mean a whole heck of a lot, and we are kind of glad the Lions exposed some of the things they need to work on. If we saw them, then the coaching staff should’ve seen them and that usually means those things will get worked on. For pre season game #1 (which I had to watch today because of the Olympics and a mini vacation, plus a trip to Toledo to see the Mudhens at work). I watched part of the game on TV Friday night as a fan, but really watched it today, and like most of you I saw some troubling things. First and foremost being the lack of continuity between QB Matthew Stafford and any receiver not named Calvin Johnson. When Stafford throws to Calvin he looks as g...
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