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Monday, August 26, 2013
'Morning Roar' means end of days for BBAO

By Kevin Seifert

We're (no longer) Black and Blue All Over:

We came, we saw, we conquered and now we're splitting into fiefdoms.

As of Monday morning, Black and Blue All Over as we know it is no longer.

As you know by now, ESPN's expansion of its NFL Nation network means there will be a dedicated team reporter for each NFL team. Their work has been appearing on our divisional blogs but eventually will move to their own team pages, and the transition continues Monday with four separate morning links posts

Reporters have been hired to cover the Green Bay Packers (Rob Demovsky), Chicago Bears (Michael C. Wright / Jeff Dickerson) and Minnesota Vikings (Ben Goessling). I'll continue to post on the Lions until a hire is made there, and we'll start with what I'll call the Morning Roar: