WEEK IN REVIEW: Can the Lions hold their lead in the North?

Posted Nov 16, 2013

A look at news and notes leading up to Sunday's Week 11 match-up at Pittsburgh

It was another quiet week in Allen Park despite throngs of excited Lions fans.

A win at Chicago Week 10 had given Detroit the outright lead in the NFC North. It was a cause for fan boasting.

For head coach Jim Schwartz and the team, however, it was just another week. Yes, players are pleased with their position in the standings, but there is plenty more work to be done and it starts with Pittsburgh.

"We have six wins," said Schwartz in his Monday press conference. "That's not going to be enough. We don't talk about standings and things like that this time of year."

That certainly hasn't kept Tim Twentyman, Mike O'Hara and the rest of the media from talking about it.

This week's coverage has centered around whether the Lions can hold their division lead with a win this week at Pittsburgh: