Monday, May 14, 2012
The Roar is Restored: A 2011 Retrospective in Pictures
The '11 Lions picked up where they left off in 2010, winning five in a row to start the season.
With a 5038 yard, 41 TD performance, Matt Stafford rose to the occasion as one of the league's elite quarterbacks.
Concussions cut short what was turning out to be a productive season for Jahvid Best again.
Catching 96 balls for over 1600 yards and 16 TDs, Megatron was a nightmare for secondaries all over the league.
Nursing a nagging rotator cuff injury, fighting double and triple teams all season, and collecting fines and suspensions, Ndamukong Suh's sophomore campaign was a frustrating one to watch.
The addition of Stephen Tulloch at MLB turned a long-time weakness into a strength for the Lions.
An injury-depleted secondary proved to be an Achilles Heel for the Lions later in the season.