The critics contended in 2001 that the Detroit Lions football brain trust,
general manager Matt Millen and head coach Marty Mornhinweg, was in over its
head. Given the seeming lack of preparation at times, some dubious roster
moves, and decisions that opened the duo to second-guessing, Millen and
Mornhinweg have a lot of catching up to do.
And perhaps not a lot of time in which to do it.
There continues to be whispers that Millen, who returns home to eastern
Pennsylvania late in the ...