The last time the Lions played a football game without receiver
They’re without their Pro Bowl receiver for the second time this season -- today in Minnesota -- and the offense looks just as lost as it did back in October, maybe worse.
The drive chart for the Lions in the first half was consistent if anything: punt, punt, punt, punt, punt, end of half.
The offense recorded just 56 yards of total offense. Quarterback
The first 30 minutes of this game proves the Lions need to find another receiving threat on the outside this offseason. This is also the kind of game where the Lions miss tight end
Detroit has two catches for 12 yards from the wide receiver position -- both by
The Vikings entered the game as the NFL's last-ranked passing defense allowing 294.4 yards per game.
The Vikings are without running backs Adrian Peterson and Toby Gerhart, yet has still managed 107 rushing yards.