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.