Is it the Lions' turn to dominate the Vikings?

It seems like the Detroit Lions have been in rebuilding mode forever. Pretty much every head coach in Vikings history has dominated the Lions with a high winning percentage. This year however Detroit is 2-0 and looking good. Can Leslie Frazier be the next Vikings coach to kick the Lions around?
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It seems like the Detroit Lions have been in rebuilding mode forever. Pretty much every head coach in Vikings history has dominated the Lions with a high winning percentage. This year however Detroit is 2-0 and looking good. Can Leslie Frazier be the next Vikings coach to kick the Lions around?

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