Found October 17, 2011 on Sidelion Report:
“We’re not going to go 16-0″ declared Nate Burleson. Everyone knew that but it’s frustrating to see the Lions end their streak at 5 when they could have stretched it out to 6 wins for the year. It was a maddening game to watch. They could have won the game and stayed undefeated for another week with a few more big plays.Instead, we’re left with a bunch of “ifs”. IF Ted Ginn Jr. doesn’t return punt for 40 yards in the fourth quarter. IF the Lions had made a crucial stop on fourth down at the goal line that put San Francisco ahead for good. IF the Lions weren’t called for a bogus chop block call that cost the Lions a shot at the end zone after a Nate Burleson catch in the red zone. IF Jason Hanson had made a 50 yarder after that chop block penalty. A lotta IF’s but but that’s the NFL. The NO FUN LOSING league. … [visit site to read more]There Goes the Perfect season, Detroit Lions Lose to San Francisco 49ers - SideLion Report - SideLion Report - A Detroit Lions Fan Site - News, Blogs, O
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