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Indy_mm

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Message Posted: May 15, 2006 10:05:24 AM

how well do you think their are going to be this coming year?
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 6:02:19 AM

Extra game at Ford Field once again........ Go Buffalo !!
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Nov 21, 2014 1:21:36 AM

Can u spell upset ??????
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 11:19:58 AM

Thinking we're gonna split Chicago and end up 10-6.
Probably a wildcard spot so we rematch against VS Arizona in the NFC Title game, provided we win our FIRST playoff game in 24 YEARS??!!!

"Here's how I see the rest of the schedule unfolding (I didn't think they would beat AZ either);

New England - L

Chicago - W

Tampa Bay - W

Minny - W

Chicago - W

Green Bay - L "
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 6:30:35 AM

Here's how I see the rest of the schedule unfolding (I didn't think they would beat AZ either);

New England - L

Chicago - W

Tampa Bay - W

Minny - W

Chicago - W

Green Bay - L
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 6:26:41 AM

That's the spirit WS, after Sunday I'm back rooting for DET.


(I did pick ARZ yesterday I hafta admit.)
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 5:58:43 AM

Well, the Lions got by Stanton, but not the Cardinal's #1 rated D...

As long as the Lions go .500 down the stretch (including yesterday's loss), they will be fine.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 5:46:27 AM

Gonna be a rough November as usual
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hooky
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 4:47:01 AM

Same 'ol, same 'ol!
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detfan
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Message Posted: Nov 17, 2014 3:37:59 AM

No touchdowns?

I was looking forward to the final game against GB, but now I think the Lions will lose on Thanksgiving for the 10th straight year.

Thank God the letdown was expected.
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 9:26:30 PM

Sad week as D stared slow came back to keep in game but can't win with penalties and Stafford not completing passes.Still D keeping teams under 20 pts a game .
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 8:42:38 PM

Brady et al 500+ yards on the road in IND.


Yes, let's see how DET fares.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 2:55:01 PM

oops.... thinking too far ahead.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 10:56:44 AM

We have to get by Stanton first!
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 16, 2014 7:06:39 AM

Let's see how the defense does against Brady.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 1:41:28 PM

Hey detfan, I found an online site to watch all the games. Not the best quality picture but watchable(provided the Lions show up, lol)
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detfan
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 1:10:11 PM

Lower your expectations. Then you can enjoy a winning season by the Lions.

I have, and I enjoyed the game. I was actually able to watch it, because of Miami market. That's three. Opening Monday night, London, and Sunday. With Thanksgiving, that will be 4. Tampa Bay on 12/7 could be another.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 6:47:35 AM

Should be interesting next week against AZ - they lost Carson Palmer to a knee injury so we will be going against our old back-up Drew Stanton who I don't consider a slouch by any means.

AZ has a great D as well so I would envision a game very similar to the one we just played against Miami. A fight to the end.
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Nov 10, 2014 2:12:07 AM

Lions 7-2 first time since 1993 The D started Great against Miami first 2 processions then fell asleep for awhile.Stafford should have had Detroit up 17-0 before half time,Poor play calling in red zone. But a win is a win in the end.Detroit should have a better game with the 8-1 Arizona Cardinals next week and come away with a big win.I have Detroit winning 23-17 let the good time roll.!!!!!!!!!!!! Vegas has Detroit +2.5

[Edited by: mrkiddd125 at 11/10/2014 5:16:47 AM EST]
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2014 9:34:44 PM

Too bad Stafford throws several bad passes every game where either the receiver doesn't have a chance catching it or it gets intercepted. Not complaining mind you but I think he could be much better.

Nice win although I thought they were going to blow it.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2014 7:57:24 PM

Good win against a tough D! Lions have the potential to be scary if their O-line could run-block...
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2014 4:20:32 PM

So far, this game, and the NO/SF game are the best games of the week. I had my clicker jumping between these 2 games.

Very good win for the Lions.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 9, 2014 3:39:34 PM

What a nail-biter !!!!
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 11:19:44 AM

"Many calling this "Game of the Week" lets see if it lives up to the hype."

Selfishly, I hope it doesn't and the Lions roll...

lol
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Nomofriggincube
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Message Posted: Nov 8, 2014 7:14:11 AM

Many calling this "Game of the Week" lets see if it lives up to the hype.
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 7:22:57 PM

This game will be quite informative one for the Lions as fart as if they are ready to get to the next level.

GO LIONS GO!
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 12:35:30 PM

"i like the way you think, Weasel"

;)

"All depends on giving Stafford time to throw to Megatron. He will slice us apart if he has time, but if our ends of Wake and Vernon give him a tough time, then we have a better than decent shot."

With the emergence of Golden Tate, Riddick and the possible return of our injured TE's in addition to Megatron's return, the Lions offense might finally be ready to flex their muscle...

You are right though, a large factor is the battle between the offensive and defensive lines.
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Nomofriggincube
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 12:23:24 PM

All depends on giving Stafford time to throw to Megatron. He will slice us apart if he has time, but if our ends of Wake and Vernon give him a tough time, then we have a better than decent shot.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 4:27:14 AM

i like the way you think, Weasel
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 6:57:54 AM

Stratford? Maybe Johnston will have a monster game too. And Brush. :)
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 5:56:13 AM

Should be a good game, but I think the Lions will win; 27-17.
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Nomofriggincube
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 4:18:01 AM

Our Offensive line is ready and is certainly one of our strength's now especially that Pouncey is at Guard allowing Satele to play center. James and Thomas are playing great although this, I admit, will be their toughest test so far. On the other hand, our defensive line better be your biggest worry if you want to keep Stafford standing in the pocket. Wake and Vernon are playing great and they both will be doing quarterback hunting this Sunday. If Stafford gets the time to throw to Johnson, then it may be a long day. This, I believe, will be the key to the game. I believe the visitors will prevail.
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 1:12:06 AM

Well the Lions are ready to rock the house Sunday,The D can smell Tannehill and they will be putting the hurt to him to shut down his passing game.As for th Miller he won't be going places either.With Calvin and Bush back along with Tate Stratford should shred Miami and have a monster game and the D should have a field day.Detroit wins 33-6
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 9:19:49 AM

"Lions All-Pro WR Calvin Johnson says he will play this Sunday vs Dolphins."

'Bout time! They've been struggling to score without him.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 9:18:54 AM

"A little quiet on this thread. Perhaps you all are awaiting another formidable team coming into Ford Center to wreck your party. Dolphins are just that formidable foe! Go Dolphins!"

Nah, the Lions were just in a bye week and Suh hasn't done anything in a year so nobody comes by to flame him anymore...
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HELLRAZOR
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 9:05:33 AM

Lions All-Pro WR Calvin Johnson says he will play this Sunday vs Dolphins.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 6:54:14 AM

Prepare to have your hearts broken, Miami
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 6:39:37 AM

GO LIONS!
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Nomofriggincube
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Message Posted: Nov 5, 2014 3:09:15 AM

A little quiet on this thread. Perhaps you all are awaiting another formidable team coming into Ford Center to wreck your party. Dolphins are just that formidable foe! Go Dolphins!
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 10:47:50 PM

Yes there has been a bit of luck on the Lions part but then again luck has been on the side of the opposition in the past. 6-2 sounds good but they really haven't played too many good teams so we'll see how things pan out the rest of the way. After all, we can't get too excited, this is the Detroit Lions we're talking about here.

GO LIONS!
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 3:44:20 PM

Skin the Fins !!!
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hooky
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 7:03:36 AM

What in thunder? A competitive sports team in Detroit!
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 5:32:28 AM

Best unintentional delay of game penalty ever. I started watching when it was 21-3, lol. Picked it up at the right time!

Now the Lions get 2 weeks to rest, good timing. Will be nice to have Megatron back in the line-up.
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Oct 27, 2014 2:50:25 AM

What a disastrous start and what a way to win a game LUCK !!!!!!!!
Well we get a bye wk getting Calvin and Bush back in 2 wks will make a great last 8wks of Detroit FT ball we Detroit fans will have something to cheer about,Seeing as 3 CY winners couldn't get it going in the B Ball playoffs !!!!
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 12:11:04 PM

Fairley's health might be a bit of bad luck seeing how he was crunched by his own teammate.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 12:02:06 PM

The luck is falling our way this season......so far
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 10:16:34 AM

Great comeback by the Lions, although they got some assistance from Falcons penalties.
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 9:43:41 AM

Well, you were almost wrong detfan.


Gutsy win.
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detfan
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 12:20:11 AM

They will lose Sunday morning, just because I will be able to watch the game . . .

Prove me wrong, Lions. I mean, you are a 4 point favorite in a neutral country.
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2014 11:05:52 PM

After 7wks and Detroit still #1 D-Fence nice comeback game going into wk 8
Sundays game will air at 9 am here from Wembley Stadium being a world wide game I see Detroit D ripping Atlanta apart and sacking Ryan 4+ times and 2+ interceptions.Johnson may be playing after missing 2wks and if Staffard can get in the grove should pass for over 350 with 4 TDS.
I have Detroit winning 34-9 and going into bye wk 6-2
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2014 7:09:33 AM

Wonder never ceases!
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