Kent Lee Platte, DLD Writer
The Lions are hoping to end one of the worst streaks in football, travelling to Washington where they have never come away with a win. Although the Lions were unable to come out of Arizona with a win, sitting at 1-1 puts them on par with roughly half of the league. The season is still very much in play (It’s week 4, have hope!), and leaving Washington with a win would mark the second 2012 playoff team the Lions would have won against in 2013. Reggie Bush and Nick Fairley’s availability are both in question and the Lions will be without speedy receiver Patrick Edwards (Ankle) and starting RT Jason Fox (Whatever injury it is this week).
Still, there’s plenty to be excited about given the Redskins verging-on-historically-terrible defense they’ve fielded so far this season. Rather than go with the obvious, I’m once again delving into the hidden matchups to look for in the Lions Week 3 matchup with the Washington Redskins. (more…)