Originally written on Sidelion Report  |  Last updated 12/23/11
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Yesterday’s look at the relationship to Detroit Lions’ record breaking quarterbacks Matthew Stafford and Scott Mitchell showed that Stafford relies on his top receiver a lot less than Mitchell relied on his. Hopefully it rids anyone of the thought that Stafford’s season is an apparition caused by the presence of a freakish all-world wide receiver. The question still remains, however; who is the Lions MVP? It is a question that Kevin Seifert posed on the ESPN NFC North blog earlier this week. One could point to last weekend’s game against the Raiders as proof that Calvin Johnson is the team’s MVP. On the other hand, one could point to the Lions game against the Panthers as evidence for Stafford as the team’s MVP. After totaling nearly 5,500 votes, the general public gives Megatron the edge as MVP by a 58/42 split. I was one of those poll voters and I ended up in the minority. Here’s why I voted that way… … [visit site to read more] Detroit Lions’ Success Predicated on Matthew Sta...
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