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Lions vs Titans: Keys to the Game

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Detroit's tilt at Tennessee is a 'should win' rather than a 'must win.' And it all starts with containing Tennessee's explosive running back Chris Johnson.

An inter-conference game, for a 1-1 football team in the third week of the season can hardly be considered a must-win contest. However, the Detroit Lions are faced with an important matchup with the Tennessee Titans at LP Field this Sunday. A loss knocks the Lions below .500 and could come back to haunt the team in December, when the NFC playoff race figures to be crowded. On the flip side, a... Recommended Stories