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Notes: Lions WRs led NFL in breakaway plays in 2017

No surprise, but the Lions WRs led the league in big plays last year.

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  • We all know that Marvin Jones Jr. and Golden Tate made some huge plays for the Detroit Lions last year, but did you know all Lions wide receivers led the entire league in “breakaway plays?” (Defined as 20+ yard plays)

  • The Lions made yet another change to their communications department this week:

  • The Lions may be off for a month, but they’re still interacting on Twitter, and it’s hilarious:

  • Pretty cool youth initiative started up by new Lions tight end Luke Willson, attempting to get football widespread in Canada:

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