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The Detroit Lions were a bit of an enigma last season.
They finished 10-6, good enough to make the playoffs before being bounced in the first round.
They had the fourth-ranked passing attack in the league but the 22nd-ranked passing defense.
Then there's the matter of their off-field culture. They have six arrests this offseason.
As football fans, we'd like to see teams be clean. Come in, work hard and do the right thing on and off the field.
The Lions are truly dangerous on and off the field.
Discipline is a real problem. If it was only one player, that's one thing. But six players indicates a culture that is failing and an organization that is crumbling. The Lions will have to overcome that.
Still, they have the talent. They have a top quarterback in Matthew Stafford. They have Calvin Johnson and Brandon Pettigrew.
On defense, they have a ton of talent. On the defensive line, they feature Cliff Avril, Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley and Kyle Vanden Bosch.
While their pass defense struggled, they drafted two cornerbacks and three linebackers to help shore that up.
The Lions are a troubled team, but one that is insanely talented. They can score anytime they want. If their defense improves, they can beat any team in the league.