Are the Detroit Lions For Real Or Just Pretenders?

The Lions are currently top of the NFC North. So is this a team with genuine playoff potential? Or a team just getting by with lucky wins?

Cold Hard Football Facts -- The Lions overcame a 14-point deficit in last week’s 24-23 win against New Orleans, are the fifth team in NFL history to win back-to-back games when trailing by at least 14 points one week and by 21+ points the following week.
Tight end Joseph Fauria may miss time with the Detroit Lions after an apparent incident involving his puppy.
The best receiver in the NFL was held to a mere two catches against the New York Jets, but Calvin Johnson expects a bigger turn out against the Bills.