It doesn't guarantee any victories in 2022, but HBO (and the NFL) thinks Dan Campbell's Detroit Lions might make for compelling television. And the guess is there might be at least a few references to "biting knee caps" or something similar along the way.
This was a fun rabbit-hole to go down as we watched people in Detroit go nuts over Matthew Stafford leading the Los Angeles Rams to a Super Bowl victory, and getting a ring after over a decade of being stuck with the Lions.
Clothing and hat retailer Lids shared the top-selling NFL teams and the most popular player jersey sales for this past season. When it comes to the state of Michigan a Detroit Lions player was not the most popular jersey.