Last season, head coach Dan Campbell and his very young football team experienced their first victory at home, against the Minnesota Vikings, in fairly dramatic fashion in Week 13. Amon-Ra St. Brown secured a game-winning touchdown on the final play of the game.
"We all know Minnesota. This is a pretty tough challenge, because of the skill players they have," said Lions defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn. "Because of this coach (Kevin O'Connell), his background. I actually know him fairly well from coaching together in Cleveland (2015). I know exactly what he's about as a man and as a coach.
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"We have a huge challenge, especially with this receiving crew, this running back, or this set of running backs and the things this quarterback has accomplished throughout his career. So, I will say that we're looking forward to the challenge. We are. Because, this is a measuring stick for us again, against a good offense. So, our guys will be ready to play."
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