Detroit Lions: Four Biggest Question Marks

July 8, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

When asked how many games the Lions will win in 2010, the highest most fans will go is around 7. 

Now I have my doubts about them reaching anywhere near .500, but it's worth taking a look at how the Lions can achieve just that. 
Which players are the Lions banking on to help lead them out of the den of darkness they have resided in for the past decade?
These players need to exceed expectations if the Lions have a chance at decency.
Two of the players Detroit needs to show up the most this season were acquired on the same day.
Defensive end Kyle Vanden Bosch and wide receiver Nate Burleson were signed on opening day of free agency for specific reasons: to fill arguably the biggest holes on offense and defense.
Burleson could be the key to unlocking the door to stardom for Calvin Johnson.
His 800 yards last season were enough to gain the respect of defenses, but what if he can't do it again? After all, he averaged under 500 yards a season ...

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