The NFL will not fine coaches Jim Harbaugh and Jim Schwartz for their postgame tiff Sunday.
In celebration of a huge, perhaps season-defining win, Jim Harbaugh delivers a roundhouse handshake and backslap of Jim Schwartz. A scrum breaks out, with coaches and players involved.
When Detroit coach Jim Schwartz talks during the week, he's like many NFL coaches _ choosing his words carefully, avoiding controversy and saying little that might motivate an opponent.
The NFC might have a nasty new rivalry.
Monday, Oct. 17
Brandon Pettigrew is Detroit's forgotten first-round pick.
For two quarters last weekend, the Detroit Lions looked like the team that set so many standards for NFL futility.
The climb began late in 2010. First, Detroit beat a Green Bay team that went on to win the Super Bowl. Then the Lions even won a road game.
Now that's more like it.