Lions owners vow Super Bowl appearance

What headline will we read first? "Lions earn Super Bowl berth" or "Ponder's Vikings make playoffs"? Lions owners are betting on the former, declaring to fans Wednesday, "We're going to bring you a Super Bowl."
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