Scout Premium Content

Saints face challenge in preparing for Lions

Calvin Johnson (Kirby Lee, US Presswire)

En route to their first winning season in over a decade, the Detroit Lions gave opponents fits in 2011 on both sides of the ball. Expect that trend to continue in New Orleans.

The National Football League is a preparation driven league. Countless hours are invested into strategic game planning for each individual opponent through tireless film breakdown in an effort to identify potential ways to successfully attack and defend on a weekly basis.  It is commonly said, “The film doesn’t lie,” and coaches around the league watch hours of film to ascertain tendencies... Recommended Stories

Up Next