Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/21/14
Every season in the NFL there are teams that finish near the bottom of the standings that make you shake you head with shock and confusion. On the other side of the coin, the teams that win a division and make you say, “where did they come from?” There are three teams in which these perplexing categories apply. The following contenders and pretenders will give hope, or take it away, from those that call themselves fans. “What Happened?” Detroit Lions: The Lions should have been better, and most of the NFL world would agree. Wide receiver Calvin Johnson had a slow start in regards to scoring touchdowns, but was racking up huge yards all season.… Read more
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