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Who did it -- Lions or Will Ferrell?

Franchise's story lines and scenes from classic comedies are eerily similar

Originally Published: October 31, 2013
By David Fleming | ESPN.com

It was the giant alligator that finally changed my mind.

Look, I'm a Detroit native, so I know what it has been like for Lions fans the past, oh, 60 years or so. And the last thing I wanted to do was cause any more pain or humiliation. But over the past few years, I've noticed a unique pattern with this team's behavior that I've just been dying to share. Still, I didn't write anything after Dominic Raiola's run-in with the Wisconsin marching band, or, after Nate Burleson broke his left ...

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