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I have been a Detroit Lions fan since I was a kid. Tough for me since I grew up in Chicago. I am a trailblazer, I make my own path and I have a great support team to help. I love Detroit and I love the lions. I am looking forward to providing my take and hope you enjoy reading.

Young guns steal show in Detroit Lions win over Cardinals

NFL: Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions
  The first game of the season is always filled potential and going into the opening game, the Detroit Lions were looking to build on a 9-7 playoff campaign. The game showed Detroit’s potential for the future with two rookies and a second-year player who...

10 Bold predictions for the 2017 Detroit Lions

With the new NFL season is upon us, football fans have high hopes for our favorite teams. Some hopes are minimal - just a win or two for the Cleveland Browns, while others dream of another Super Bowl title like the New England Patriots. For...

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor: The spectacle we asked for

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Darius Slay is ‘Elite’ and it’s time the world takes notice

As fans watch the unfolding of the NFL preseason, anxiously awaiting the start of the official 2017 season, eyes are on star players that get the headlines. Comparisons are made, debates unfold about who the best player for each position is in the league....

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