Lions game-by-game predictions from Justin Rogers

The Detroit News

Click through the gallery above to view Justin Rogers’ game-by-game predictions for the Detroit Lions this season. (Go HERE if you have trouble viewing the gallery.)

Training camp is long over. The preseason is all wrapped it up. For NFL teams, it’s for real now.

The Detroit Lions open their season Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals at Ford Field, looking to build on last season’s (brief) trip to the playoffs.

Quarterback Matthew Stafford is signed to a long-term deal, and the Lions have rebuilt their offensive line and infused their defense with first-round draft pick Jarrad Davis at middle linebacker. Will it all pay off?

Check out our gallery, as Justin Rogers of The Detroit News offers his predictions for the regular season.