Detroit Lions Defensive Line Gets "Silver Crush" Nickname -

Jun 2, 2011 Full story: KOLN-TV Lincoln

The Detroit Lions' defensive line has a nickname. Lions coach Jim Schwartz picked "Silver Crush" as his favorite on his Twitter account Wednesday because it acknowledges the history of the franchise's front four known as the "Silver Rush," in the early 1980s.

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Laughing Bear Fan

Littleton, CO

#1 Jun 2, 2011
Not to be outdone the Packers took a new name for their defense and repeat title hopes all in one:

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phatso

Lapeer, MI

#2 Aug 6, 2011
As much as i love the Lions i wish the nickname had been earned by their peers.

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