"We're still in the race," Suh said Tuesday, via the Detroit Free Press. "We made it a lot tougher than we did last year. It's a tough position to be in, but it's a hole that we dug ourselves in, and it's something that we need to take care of if we want to get to the next level.
"This is a great way to get out of the hole and make some noise. People always say if you want to win a championship, this is the time to get hot."
There is some precedent. The Lions made the playoffs at 9-7 in 1997. The difference this year is that Detroit is 0-4 in the NFC North and simply is buried behind too many quality teams in a deep NFC field. Oh, and the schedule is brutal.
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