The Detroit Lions will try to end their second three-game losing streak of the season when they play the surprising Indianapolis Colts Sunday afternoon at Ford Field.
Here are five storylines to follow:
The Lions have reached a potential break point. Its been a disappointing season. Theyre 4-7 and out of the playoff picture barring a miracle. Theyre coming off back-to-back heartbreaking home losses. In the last one, coach Jim Schwartz made a mental blunder to give the Houston Texans a game-turning touchdown. That loss kept the Lions from climbing back into the playoff race with five games to play.
So which way will the Lions go now? Will they quit on their coach?
These last five games could be an indication of this teams future under Schwartz. How they react will be revealing.
You want to play for your teammates, play for your coaches, play for the city, cornerback Chris Houston said. People who are under contract (for next year), people who are not under contract, theres a lo...