The Detroit Lions have changed the conversation about their team by beating bad teams, the one-win Atlanta Falcons and Jacksonville Jaguars. “We've just got to keep doing what we do and get this city and this team and this organization what they want, which is wins,” Lions linebacker Reggie Ragland said. The Lions (3-3) have won consecutive games for the first time in more than a year.
Doug Marrone can’t help but chuckle when reminded what he’s had at quarterback during his NFL head coaching career. Gardner Minshew might just be the best of the bunch. Marrone’s QB depth charts read like a who’s who of first-round busts, failed projects and career backups: EJ Manuel, Thaddeus Lewis, Jeff Tuel, Kyle Orton, Chad Henne, Blake Bortles, Cody Kessler, Nick Foles, Minshew and Mike Glennon.
The Jags entered their bye week with the highest linebacker in football according to PFF -- and that's Myles Jack.