The NFC North just got more competitive

The Lions have finally removed team president and GM Matt Millen from his post, has learned, unseating one of the most criticized executives in Detroit sports history.

Did they finally find the pictures of Millen driving a Japanese hatchback? What could possibly have been the final straw? I couldn’t believe it when Millen got the job in the first place; his continued survival over the years has been one of the great mysteries of sports. But I’ll always remember the good humor of the Lions taking eight consecutive wide receivers first in the draft….