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Analysis: Lions playing as complete team

Jim Schwartz (Andrew Weber, US Presswire)

Last Sunday's victory over Minnesota was further indication that the Lions are playing as a unit.

Football is the ultimate team game. Eleven players play as one, comprising a single unit, relying on each other to execute a single play.  If an individual unit performs flawlessly it has given its team a chance to win but still depends on its counterpart – another 11 players comprising another unit - to also perform.  If one group fails, however, the entire team suffers. Last week, the New... Recommended Stories