If it were up to Skylar Flowers, her father still would be in New England.
As you likely know by now, star defensive end Trey Flowers recently left the New England Patriots to sign a massive contract with the Detroit Lions. The move reunites Flowers with Lions head coach Matt Patricia, who served as Patriots defensive coordinator from 2012 to 2017.
Flowers was introduced to Detroit media Thursday, and during his introductory press conference, he revealed that Skylar initially wasn’t high on her father’s big move.
“I just kind of hinted it to her that, ‘What if Daddy is a Lion. You like lions?’ ” Flowers said, via the Detroit Free Press’ Dave Birkett. “Obviously, a 6-year-old, she’s like, ‘Nah,…