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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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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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hooky
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2014 7:09:33 AM

Wonder never ceases!
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 9:50:52 PM

Doing well without Megatron - certainly a nice development! Tate has been Golden for the Lions!
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 2:25:55 PM

Not too shabby
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HELLRAZOR
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 1:38:22 PM

Restore the Roar! Lions complete 4th-quarter comeback vs Saints in 24-23 win. Matthew Stafford: 27-40, 299 Yds, 2 TD, 2 Int

Detroit is 5-2.
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C.S.
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 1:18:53 PM

Lions hang on to beat Saints. They must be doing something right.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 9:26:14 AM

"This team appears to be on borrowed time!"

Defense wins Championships... Been a while since the Lions had a good one.

Robert Porcher still available?
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hooky
Champion Author Michigan

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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2014 7:22:57 AM

This team appears to be on borrowed time! I don't expect much more to cheer this year!
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mrkiddd125
Champion Author Detroit

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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 8:18:59 PM

Well Weasel as you say considering the source glad to see you don't stop with the remarks you made along with detfan during Tigers disaster season.
Well why don't you give us your prediction for the team this year,As you remember I had a ball calling out detfan and proving most of you all wrong with the tigers,Especially when they had the 7 game lead in the division.You and others were ready to pop the corks !!!!!!
Were are they now o that's right I said KC would be going to WS before tigers,And price trade it came back to haunt them with trading Smyly who ended with Tampa 3-1 1.70 ERA like I said it would.Plus you need to learn to read I said we will possibly be going 14-2 not will be.Let me make a
clarification I have Lions 12-4 winning division.Then going from there.
And yes the D-Fence is for real this year!!!!
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 9:41:59 AM

"Is the Lions D-line THAT good, or was it more a bad Viking O-line making them look that good."

I think you could say both are probably true, but I would lean more towards the Lions D being pretty stout...

"It was an undermanned Lions offense as well and a pretty boring game."

Yes it was - on both counts.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 9:32:44 AM

Nothing wrong with a divisional "W"
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Zimcity
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 5:48:28 AM

"Good win yesterday against an under-manned offense for the Vikes."

Is the Lions D-line THAT good, or was it more a bad Viking O-line making them look that good.

It was an undermanned Lions offense as well and a pretty boring game.
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 5:25:21 AM

Got ya Wsp. Looking at DET's remaining sched, more wins than losses look like a safer bet.


Enjoy the win, makes for a good week.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 5:20:36 AM

"Projecting 14-2 mrkidd? Setting yourself up for disappointment I'd say."

14-2 won't happen, but then again considering the source, I wouldn't have taken that prediction seriously anyway.

Good win yesterday against an under-manned offense for the Vikes.
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LogicMan
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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 5:07:11 AM

Projecting 14-2 mrkidd? Setting yourself up for disappointment I'd say.
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 9:54:53 PM

Detroit still #1 dfence doing it right for me,Prayer missing 2 fg NOOOO killing me for points in fantasy football.If Staffoad can get the passes to the receivers we will possibly be going 14-2 as we should be 5-1.Still I see Detroit going long way in playoffs YES I said playoffs and I have them going to SB !!! If Detroit can do this to Saints next week it will be a sweeter game.!!!!!
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 6:00:22 AM

"so no news on Feely?? He tried out on Tuesday........ "

I read that he performed well, hitting from well over 50 yards.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 5:59:54 AM

I have a feeling Prater will be money for years to come. I like this signing, thanks Denver!

Now to just avoid the Tiger-itis where big-names have failed to live up to expectations (Nathan, Soria, Veras, Fielder...).

lol
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C.S.
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 1:17:19 AM

Forget it. Prater is the new Lions kicker. He can't do any worse than the ones after Hanson's retirement.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 7:41:18 PM

so no news on Feely?? He tried out on Tuesday........
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Zimcity
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 8:26:15 AM

Hell, just get Hanson back, he could probably still make it from 50 yards in.

Looks like no Megatron this week.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 6:21:50 AM

Sign Prater and be done with it. Lions originally signed him as an undrafted FA in '06 - but then they had that guy named Hanson who was MONEY.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 5:50:26 AM

WTF??!!! Jay Feely is available and we don't have him????
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hooky
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 5:41:21 AM

The same guy who picked the Tiger bullpen, picked the kicker! LOL!
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Service66
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 8:59:19 PM


They need to sign that Prater guy who was cut by Denver.
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Canadiens
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 8:12:57 PM

First it was the Detroit Tigers with a horrible bullpen and now its the Detroit Lions with a horrible kicker.

The Lions just find every which way to lose a football game. So frustrating.
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C.S.
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 9:32:48 AM

Henery released. Kicker tryouts tomorrow.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 5:48:35 AM

That makes #2 who will most likely be unemployed... Unreal. The misses weren't even close.
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reb4
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 5:13:51 AM

Can't believe they have not picked up a person with all the issues they had...Was shocked that Lions had lost .... :-)

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C.S.
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 2:45:03 AM

And now you know why I never could stand Schwartz! The Bills celebrated like they won the Super Bowl!
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C.S.
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 2:06:39 AM

Lions still have kicking woes? Since Denver released Matt Prater, the Lions better go grab him!
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C.S.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2014 1:49:58 PM

Hmmm, looks like Nomo didn't survive.

You're in good company. My Bears also performed a major choke job!
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detfan
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2014 1:26:34 PM

Well, I can't say that is not typical . . . typical Lions.

I am resigned that I will die before there is a super bowl appearance by the Lions.

...sigh
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detfan
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Message Posted: Oct 2, 2014 4:48:30 AM

Cortana predicts the Lions will beat the Bills.
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Nomofriggincube
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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 4:50:59 AM

A good survivor pick this week? A new QB for Buffalo? A home game for Lions? Hmmmm
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detfan
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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 3:25:04 AM

Lions are 7 point favorites against the Bills.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 6:53:32 AM

Boom. Good road win!
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 6:15:39 AM

Agreed Lemswice - welcome to GB.

detfan - if the Lions don't beat the Jets, any promise that has been shown thus far is wasted...
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Lemswice
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 3:32:07 PM

IMO, Stafford needs to step it up a couple notches. He has a very nice assortment of offensive weapons this year. He needs to start learning how to step out of the pocket this season when it closes in on him and make plays. If he improves his foot work, our O line stays in good shape and the D keeps doing what they do best, then there is no reason they shouldn't make the playoffs this year. As a life long Detroit fan I know there is a good chance they will break my heart again this yr like they have for the last 25, but the pieces are there this year.
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detfan
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 1:58:39 PM

Cortana predicts the Lions will beat the Jets Sunday! Take that to the bank. LOL

Go Lions!!
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Sep 24, 2014 5:44:24 AM

What? Bears and Lions don't look weak, GB has played two of the top Defenses in the NFL...

I would say only Minny is weak - especially with AP being caught in the PC net.
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hooky
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Message Posted: Sep 24, 2014 5:38:53 AM

The division has become one of the weaker ones, so I am hopeful they will at least make the playoffs!
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mrkiddd125
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 11:03:52 PM

Detroit signed Josh Bynes inside LB from Baltimore to replace Tulloch.I say this will be a great help with the defence that is getting better each week.As Detroit ranks top 10 in every major statistical defence category including number 1 in yards allowed.
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 7:04:18 AM

Detroit's D is in beast mode... Which it needed to be to pick-up Stafford in this one.

I'll always take a win against the Pack!
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detfan
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 3:53:58 AM

I guess Green Bay sucks.
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CaptainAnhyzer
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 10:07:45 AM

Relax it's only week 2........
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Weaslespit
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 6:44:05 AM

Fumbles will do that...
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detfan
Champion Author Tallahassee

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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 5:31:10 AM

Well that didn't take long . . . .

Go Tigers!!
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hooky
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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 4:29:45 AM

Stars are back in alignment!
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