Found June 21, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Getty Images Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew believes that if his team can be a consistent contender over the next several years, they might be able to eventually bring home a championship. “I think the key thing is to continue to perform at high level to get to the playoffs consistently, and then let the chips fall wherever the chips fall,” Mayhew said. “It’s hard to win a championship and have things line up for you the right way. “We expect to do that eventually, but we want to keep being there, keep knocking on the door consistently.” Mayhew believes continuity will help the Lions build a team that will eventually win a Super Bowl. “I think the continuity we have going for us is one of those special things that a lot of the good teams, and good franchises have,” Mayhew said. “You look around the league at some of the model franchises that really have improved themselves by maintaining continuity and keeping their coaching staff in place and just building upon what th...
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