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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #30 on: September 25, 2016, 12:11:14 PM »
Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer:
A couple of quick throws slants to Jared Cook and a 14-yard TD to Davante Adams and one improvisational play to Randall Cobb. And suddenly Aaron Rodgers looks like Aaron Rodgers again.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #31 on: September 25, 2016, 12:11:56 PM »
Have the Packers tried any "short KO's?"

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #32 on: September 25, 2016, 12:12:05 PM »
Now, can we stop them with all the injuries on defense. Take away the run the pass defense will eventually get one or two turnovers.
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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #33 on: September 25, 2016, 12:12:52 PM »
Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer:
To help with LB issues, the Lions have been playing with one LB at points on the first series, Tahir Whitehead. They supplemented with Tavon Wilson lining up in a traditional LB spot as well as other players.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #34 on: September 25, 2016, 12:13:32 PM »
Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer:
Excellent read for Aaron Rodgers on the TD pass to WR Davante Adams. Quick slant route vs. man-coverage. Adams created space off the release. Great footwork. 7-0 Packers over the Lions in the first quarter.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #36 on: September 25, 2016, 12:18:52 PM »
No pass rush thus far.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #37 on: September 25, 2016, 12:24:33 PM »
Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer:
The Lions clearly missing Ameer Abdullah. Theo Riddick with five carries for minus-10 yards on Detroit's first drive. Every time they handed the ball off, it either gained nothing or sent the Lions backward.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #38 on: September 25, 2016, 12:24:40 PM »
Need to tighten up in coverage, especially the slot guys. No running so far for Detroit -3 yards and includes a scramble by Stafford for 7.
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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #39 on: September 25, 2016, 12:26:40 PM »
What an unbelievably smart play by Montgomery on the kick-off.
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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #40 on: September 25, 2016, 12:27:16 PM »
What an unbelievably smart play by Montgomery on the kick-off.

Does that rule make zero sense to anyone else?

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #41 on: September 25, 2016, 12:27:21 PM »
No kidding, Ty is some kind of genius. I've never seen that before.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #42 on: September 25, 2016, 12:27:29 PM »
Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer:
The Packers had five tackles for loss on that 15-play Lions drive that resulted in a field goal. The NFL's No. 1 run defense living up so far.

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #43 on: September 25, 2016, 12:28:06 PM »
Jordy!

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Re: The OFFICIAL Lions v Packers Game Day Thread
« Reply #44 on: September 25, 2016, 12:28:14 PM »
BOOM!
49yds to Jordy!