SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) - FOX 2's Woody Woodriffe was joined by Sean Baligian & John Niyo Sunday night on the SportsWorks roundtable to preview Monday's Lions at Packers and how the game is "massive" especially since Aaron Rodgers isn't playing. John points out how this is the month that will decide their fate. Sean talked about their lack of a run game and what needs to change Monday night. They also talked how the Lions' offense is still searching for an identity and the Packers front seven is really strong. The crew gave their predictions on the game.
Michigan State was next on the docket after their upset win over Penn State. Sean talked how Mark Dantonio's a terrific coach and how young they are. John brought up the fact how because they are a young team they can start from scratch. Both guys talked how strong Brian Lewerke has been the last few weeks and where their run game is right now.
Michigan was next up and the guys broke down their strong running game against Minnesota. They talked how if they can run like that, it doesn't matter who is under center. Both said Michigan has got back to basics and they had to with two tough games ahead to end the season.
Next on the rundown were the Red Wings and their strong play as of late. Sean talked how they have more goal scores this year, but "let's not make a mountain out of a mole hill."
The crew then moved on to the Pistons and their strong play so far this season. The panel talked about how Andre Drummond is making free throws and how that makes such a huge difference overall.
Make sure to watch SportsWorks at 11pm every Sunday.