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Sports The misery of watching Detroit Lions: America comes together, shares Thanksgiving tradition

04:10  27 november  2020
04:10  27 november  2020 Source:   usatoday.com

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For the Lions, it was much of the same. An already talent-depleted roster, ravaged by injury by key players, unable to put up much of a fight.

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Team owner Sheila Ford Hamp was seen in the owner's box during the second-half meltdown. MLive photographer Mike Mulholland shared this photo:

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Each year Americans in the United States celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday on the fourth Thursday of November. Most families follow traditions begun on the first Thanksgiving , but many have their own traditions that they follow each year.

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And since this is the Lions' annual national showcase, there were plenty of eyeballs glued to their moves (before they were inevitably shut from the tryptophan or .. the bad play).

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Instead of it being "Dagger Time" for the Lions, the dagger came on Will Fuller's TD catch when he simply ran by the defense to get wide open.

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And it left fans wondering many of the same questions they've wondered for the last three seasons:

And just when we thought the Texans would show mercy? Nope. Early in the fourth quarter, Houston almost literally draws up a flea flicker-type play that results in another Fuller TD catch.

Even athletes in other sports were left wondering, why is America subjected to the Lions every Thanksgiving?

Even our own writers had takes to get off from today's Lions performance:

This article originally appeared on Detroit Free Press: The misery of watching Detroit Lions: America comes together, shares Thanksgiving tradition

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