After just 6 games, the Lions' playoff hopes are already on life support

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After just 6 games, the Lions' playoff hopes are already on life support
After just 6 games, the Lions' playoff hopes are already on life support

ALLEN PARK -- Detroit hasn't won a division title since taking the old NFC Central in 1993. Even the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have won the division more recently, and Tampa Bay hasn't been in the division since 2001. The Lions opened the season hoping to snap that skid, and had a chance to take the lead with a win at Lambeau Field on Monday Night Football. But they lost that game in controversial fashion, then again on Sunday against Minnesota. Just like that, they're back in the division cellar, 3.5 games off the lead now their playoff chances are on life support. Detroit's postseason odds are down to 9%, according a projection model from The New York Times. Part of the problem is the impressive

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