Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/2/12
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Last year Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson and Ndamukong Suh had a certain swagger as they ending a playoff drought and sent a message to the NFC North. Fast forward to 2012 and the Detroit Lions are nowhere near getting into the playoffs. Matthew Stafford has been anything but stable. Not just game to game but from quarter to quarter. It seems his mechanics have even changed as he continues to always throw sidearm. The Lions are second in offensive yards but just 14th in points. They love to play from behind and can't hold onto a lead. It seems as if the Lions offense only feels the need to move when they are forced to. Even with the emergence of Mikel Leshoure, and Joique Bell the Lions are anything but consistent... Read more

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