Why did these Lions superfans get kicked out of Ford Field?

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The Lions, Detroit's perennial losers/possibly cursed football team, finally got their first win of the season game against Chicago on Sunday. The team did it without the help of the two superfans pictured above, though. In a highly entertaining video posted to Facebook, the two fans — self-identified as "Superfan" and "Detroit Don" — say they were ejected simply "for standing up and frickin' cheering for defense."

While the possibility of these guys being obnoxious is high, we don't think they should have been kicked out. The Lions clearly need all the help they can get. 

Enjoy the video below:

Some dirty shit down at FF

Posted by Earl Spring on Sunday, October 18, 2015

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Lee DeVito

Leyland "Lee" DeVito grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, where he read Metro Times religiously due to teenaged-induced boredom. He became a contributing writer for Metro Times in 2009, and Editor in Chief in 2016. In addition to writing, he also supplies occasional illustrations. His writing has been published...
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