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One word best describes the Detroit Lions’ Thanksgiving Day win over NFC North rivals the Green Bay Packers: dominating.
The Lions offense moved the ball at will, the defensive line dictated the play all game and the Lions got back to their winning ways, 40-10, over Green Bay.
It’s exactly the kind of performance the Lions needed coming off two-straight losses to Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay.
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