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Sunday open thread: What’s your favorite memory at Ford Field?

Let’s not focus on the game... we’ll keep things positive instead.

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It’s Week 17. There’s not much to root for, and the poll results from earlier this week indicate that you all are conflicted about whether or not you’re rooting fro the Lions to win Sunday against the Packers.

To keep from getting people riled up on a day that’ll probably cap the Lions’ season with a loss, we’ll keep things positive.

Question of the day: What’s your favorite memory at Ford Field?

My answer: Probably my first game at Ford Field. I was nine years old, coming off the 0-16 season, and the Lions were hosting the Jets in the game that Ndamukong Suh turned into our backup kicker. The Jets tied it up with a field goal as time expired and the Lions would lose in overtime, but that didn’t matter to me.

As someone who didn’t even fully understand football before that game, it was a learning experience. In spite of the Lions’ loss, I learned to love football that day and I haven’t looked back.

Your turn.

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