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Lions Claim Playoff Berth With Eagles' Loss

Lions Claim Playoff Berth With Eagles' Loss Updated 4 hours ago
The Detroit Lions wrapped up an NFL playoff berth without playing a down on Saturday thanks to the Washington Redskins' upset victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.
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