WorldLions’ CJ Gardner-Johnson hopes fans wear blue ski masks for home opener by admin September 15, 2023 written by admin September 15, 2023 Bookmark 10Detroit Lions safety C.J. Gardner-Johnson was hyped after the team’s victory over the Kansas City Chiefs last week and is hoping the momentum carries into the home opener against the Seattle Seahawks.The Lions won the game 21-20. Gardner-Johnson had five tackles and two passes defended. He glided into the locker room after the game wearing a blue ski mask, and he is trying to get fans hyped online.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMDetroit Lions safety C.J. Gardner-Johnson interacts with fans after defeating the Kansas City Chiefs at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, on Sept. 7, 2023. (Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports)Gardner-Johnson is hoping fans bring the masks with them to Ford Field this weekend, too.“You’re going to see on Sunday, blue ski masks everywhere,” he said Tuesday, via the Detroit Free Press.He added that he wants his teammates to go full-on heel.RAMS PLACE STETSON BENNETT ON NON-FOOTBALL INJURY LIST AMID ISSUE THAT COACH SAYS IS ‘BIGGER THAN’ FOOTBALLDetroit Lions safety C.J. Gardner-Johnson nearly intercepts a pass intended for Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Rashee Rice during the second half of their game at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, on Sept. 7, 2023. (Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports)“We villains, right? It’s part of us,” he added, via The Detroit News. “It’s the culture. I’m changing it.”The defense really stepped up against quarterback Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs. Brian Branch turned a missed catch into an interception return for a touchdown. It proved to be one of the difference makers.Detroit held Mahomes to 226 passing yards. He was 21-of-39 with two touchdowns.CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPDetroit Lions safety C.J. Gardner-Johnson appears before the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, on Sep 7, 2023. (Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)The Seahawks are coming into Sunday’s game against the Lions 0-1 after a 30-13 loss to the Los Angeles Rams. Los Angeles hung 426 yards on Seattle on nine total drives.Ryan Gaydos is a senior editor for Fox News Digital. 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail admin Follow Author previous post Trial begins in Elijah McClain death, which sparked outrage over racial injustice in policing next post Jets center recalls devastating moment Robert Saleh learned of Aaron Rodgers injury: ‘It was shocking’ You may also like Bookmark McDonald’s is upgrading its burgers September 21, 2023 Bookmark Eating too much of these foods is driving... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Here are the 20 specific Fox broadcasts and... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Google-parent stock drops on fears it could lose... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Why isn’t the House Judiciary Committee looking into... September 21, 2023 Bookmark ‘AGT’ judge Heidi Klum shares why she never... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Russia assailed by Albanian PM after failed attempt... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Obama praises Pennsylvania automatic voter registration in key... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Emma Roberts accused of transphobic remark by ‘American... September 21, 2023 Bookmark Mel Gibson’s ‘John Wick’ TV series casting defended... September 21, 2023Leave a Comment Cancel ReplySave my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.