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Can the Lions pick up their first win of the season?

Chicago Bears v Cleveland Browns Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images

The Detroit Lions are still seeking their first victory under Dan Campbell after the first month of the season went fruitless. But they’ve been darn close a couple times already. Spirits still seem somewhat high in Detroit, as they’ve seen week-to-week improvement and the culture shift still seems to be holding strong.

But last week’s heartbreaker will provide Detroit its first true emotional test. After going toe-to-toe with an AFC playoff contender, only to lose on a last-second, record-breaking field goal, can the good vibes continue? Will Detroit come back even hungrier for a Week 4 win, or are they due for a letdown game after giving everything they had last week?

Of course, the Chicago Bears will have a say in everything. They’re facing a bit of a fork in the road, as well. Last week’s embarrassment will either be a wake-up call for Chicago or the final straw that broke the camel’s back in the Matt Nagy era. They’ve got a gauntlet of games coming up, so they can ill-afford to drop this one at home to a Detroit team in rebuild, but those weaknesses exposed by the Browns last week are real.

So who will come out of Week 4 with the win? Chat with us during the first half of the 1 p.m. ET game in the comment section below.