Lions in first playoffs since '99

Former Detroit Lions president/general manager Matt Millen discusses the Penn State scandal, his time in Detroit and his trips in the Madden cruiser. ESPN's Matt Millen will be the analyst for both the Insight and Fiesta bowls.

"You don't score 38 points a game by accident, and that's what they've done over these last couple weeks," Lions coach Jim Schwartz said. "We said it last week: It's not just a relevant game for the Detroit Lions, it's a relevant game for the Oakland

Former Detroit Lions president/general manager Matt Millen discusses the Penn State scandal, his time in Detroit and his trips in the Madden cruiser. ESPN's Matt Millen will be the analyst for both the Insight and Fiesta bowls.

Christmas Eve was the merriest day for Detroit Lions fans in years. The Lions made it official with their 38-10 home rout of the Chargers: They are in the playoffs—as an NFC wild-card entry—for the first time since 1999.

The Chargers' playoff hopes die with a whimper instead of a roar.