Posts Tagged ‘Atlanta Falcons’

Six Hidden Match Ups between the Detroit Lions and Atlanta Falcons

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Lions in london

Kent Lee Platte

A week later and many Detroit Lions fans still haven’t come down from the amazing comeback victory against the New Orleans Saints.  In the teams worst game statistically for the #1 ranked defense, many Lions fans actually left the game early while the home town team was down by two scores late in the 4th. Led by Matthew Stafford and Golden Tate, the team rallied and brought the game within one score. Glover Quin would then intercept Drew Brees and Stafford would lead a calculated drive ending in the first career TD for receiver Corey Fuller.  The defense held and the Lions won by a single point. This week, the team travels to London to face another NFCS team, the Atlanta Falcons. There are plenty of under the radar match ups to look forward to, and we’ll once again dig deep and find them. (more…)


Asset Analysis Part 4: Rankings 10-1

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Darren Page, DLD Lead Scout

Part 1: Intro and pre-draft transactions

Part 2: Rankings 32-22

Part 3: Rankings 21-11

Part 4: Rankings 10-1

Parts two, three, and four are all about analyzing how teams improved themselves. Perceived value of players and the filling of needs is secondary to infusing rosters with talent. (more…)


Lions vs. Falcons: Quick Reaction

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

Calvin Johnson sets all kinds of records in yet another loss.

This was one of those games where you knew it was over for the Lions from their first three plays. It was that clear just how much better the Falcons were in all facets of the game: offense, defense, special teams, and coaching. The Lions showed some life in the second half to keep it interesting, but other than one short period the game was never really in doubt. The Falcons won 31-18, sending the Lions to their 7th loss in a row.
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