The Detroit Lions sold out their home opener against the Vikings, after getting a 24-hour extension.
They didn’t sell out their second home game of the season against the Redskins, and the Lions didn’t both to ask for an extension.
For their third home game of the season, the Lions sold out their game without an extension.
So what happened? Has the snapping of a 19-game losing streak renewed interest in the franchise? Has the economic calamity in Michigan resolved itself?
The Steelers are coming to town.