Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 4/21/13
The Detroit Lions are trying to make 2013 look a little more like their 10-6 season from 2011 than their 4-12 season from last year. They are on a current eight game losing streak and should have a legitimate shot at breaking that streak and even starting 2-0 in 2013.An early draft pick as well as key signings such as Reggie Bush should give this team a kick-start to the season. Locking up Matthew Stafford long term wouldn’t hurt either. Let’s take a look at all 16 games for the Lions and make some predictions.Week 1 vs Minnesota: The Lions open the season at home against a team that lost one of its most dynamic player in Percy Harvin. Whatever the reason for the trade, their backfield as well as their passing game will not be the same. The Vikings will grab to first rounders, but I like the Lions to find a way to win this game. It will be a match-up of superstars with AP and Megatron facing off. The Lions win 27-23 to start 1-0.Week 2 at Arizona: Arizona has a legit chance to finis...
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