The suddenly competitive Lions delivered a beatdown Sunday, topping the Jaguars 40-14.
- Our thoughts on the performance:
Gompers Elementary-Middle School students jumped and screamed at the sight of Pistons star Cade Cunningham walking their way yesterday.
Driving the news: Cunningham was joined by forward Saddiq Bey and head coach Dwane Casey at the Brightmoor neighborhood school as part of a winter gear giveaway in partnership with Every School Day Counts Detroit.
Injuries plaguing the Pistons have already dimmed hopes on what looks like yet another rebuilding season.
Why it matters: There was a ton of optimism following last season's late hot streak and the selection of rookies Jaden Ivey and Jalen Duren in the draft.
👋 Howdy, Everett here. I'm a 30-year-old Michigan alum coming to terms with Saturday being the biggest football game of my life.
What's happening: The Game. Undefeated Michigan vs. undefeated Ohio State, Saturday at noon in Columbus or on Fox.
After defeating the Giants 31-18 on the road in arguably the biggest win of coach Dan Campbell's career, the Lions' three-game winning streak means the team's playoff chances are somehow still alive.
- Our thoughts:
👋🏽 Hey, guys! Sam here.
- I was recently reminded that the 2024 NFL Draft is being held here thanks to the countdown clock next to Campus Martius that's too big to let you forget it.
Thoughts from Sunday's thrilling 31-30 comeback win over Chicago, Detroit's second straight victory:
👏 Redemption song: Cornerback Jeff Okudah's revival from a borderline draft bust continued with a pick-six that propelled the comeback.
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