Vikings Corner: Lions have fallen apart while Vikings have improved in two years
"Every team loses," Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz said. "It's a fact of life in the NFL."
The first-year coach emphasized this point after being lit up for six touchdown passes in a 45-27 loss last week at New Orleans.
Clearly the coach is trying to put things into perspective and shift focus off the past, but it can't just be ignored completely.
Former Lions coach Rod Marinelli was asked if his team believed it was an elite team.
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