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Morning Roar: Thoughts from Detroit's win

Good morning and ROOOAAAARRR!!!!

It was a debut where Reggie Bush's play trumped everything during the Detroit Lions' 34-24 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. But when one looks at the entire picture of the win, there are some concerns.

Namely the first half, where Detroit racked up penalties -- some more costly than others -- and suffered from poor play. It's why colleague Kevin Seifert had the Lions in both his studs and his duds from Sunday's games.

The stud? Bush. The dud? The sloppy play in the first half where there miscues in every phase of the game. The Lions had 11 penalties Sunday, with seven coming in the first half.

It's why Pat Caputo from the Oakland Press writes while the Lions were impressive Sunday, there is much room to improve.

And now a look at the Lions: