Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/5/14
http://www.thepigskinreport.com/2012/08/bill-ford-jr-has-super-expectations-for-the-2012-detroit-lions/ Follow @Dan Vasta and like Gridiron Grit on Facebook This game is all of a sudden not nearly as bad as it could have gone thanks to the Jags performing well against the Packers despite losing and the Lions came away with a huge victory over the Seahawks. Matthew Stafford killed me in fantasy, but we just knew he was eventually going to get it his swoll on. Calvin Johnson was brutal last week and has been for the majority of the season, but he should finally breakthrough in this critical matchup for the current Madden cover boy curse. I mean seriously, Megatron is abysmal? The injury bug has caught p to him and Stafford and the Lions have looked elsewhere when throwing the ball down the field against the opposition. Luckily, the Lions were able to defeat the Seahawks without a virtuoso performance from its top star and that is itself is amazing. The Lions may still fall short of a ...
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