Ex-Lions, from nothing to everything

Once part of Detroit's 0-16 team, these guys are now in the Super Bowl

Updated: January 29, 2014, 12:04 PM ET
By Elizabeth Merrill | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- The view from the Westin Hotel overlooks the Manhattan skyline, and the food is scrumptious and the beds are soft. This is what it must feel like to be a king: Everywhere the Seattle Seahawks go, there are police escorts and fawning fans hanging to their every word. Their sendoff in Seattle last weekend was a scene out of a movie, with tens of thousands of well-wishers lining the streets and overpasses during their route to the airport. They passed by boaters holding up a sign. "GO ...

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