The 2014 Detroit Lions have already proved they are no longer the "Same Old Lions". Notching 11 wins for the first time since 1991 and clinching just the second playoff berth in the 2000s is far beyond anything the Same Old Lions could do. Sunday's game in Green Bay gives this team a chance to establish a bold new identity.
Detroit heads to the western shores of Lake Michigan tied with the Green Bay Packers for the NFC North lead. The winner captures the division crown and will earn no worse than the No. 2 seed in the conference.
unloaded years of pent-up frustration on the Detroit Lions yesterday at the stadium to take over as the new champions of the National Football League.