The Real Detroit Lions have just completed their regular season play. As such, here is a brief overview of stats and highlights for the team and some standout players.
- Steve Vanbergs – Wide Receiver: NFL MVP, Offensive Rookie of the Year, Pro Bowl Selection. 3,080 yards on 126 catches, 36 touchdowns, 24.4 avg yards per catch, longest reception 86 yards.
- Eric Vanberge – Running Back: Offensive Player of the Year, Rushing Title, Pro Bowl Selection. 312 Carries for 2,302 yards (NFL record), 28 touchdowns, 7.4 yards per carry, 86 broken tackles, 92 yard longest run, 0 fumbles.
- Wes Vanlandw – Defensive Back: Defensive Rookie of the year. 267 Interception return yards on 8 interceptions, 34 tackles, 2.5 sacks, 8 interceptions, 4 defensive touchdowns, 22 passes defended.
- Ryan Payner – Middle Line Backer: 48 Tackles (25 for a loss), 8.5 sacks, 1 forced fumble.
- Mr. Mickeyvb – Quarterback: Pro Bowl Selection. 84.9 passer rating, 229/449 passing(51%), 4,708 yards passing (Led NFL), 48 Touchdown passes (Led NFL), 41 Interceptions (Led NFL).
- Detroit Lions, Team: 16-0 Record, 6,987 Yards of total offense, defense allowed only 295 rushing yards all season.
So, the lions have had an undefeated season with some breakout/all star players. The Vanbergen family is going to the pro-bowl, Payner and Vanlandw led a stellar defense, The lions are firing on all cylinders and going into the playoffs with home field advantage.
Eric Flo kicked sphere once in awhile.