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The Detroit Lions are a tough team to root for year after year, but hey, I still do it. I grew up a Lions fans and will always be one, no matter how messy it gets.

If you’re a Lions fan, take some comfort in the fact you’re not alone. In fact, a good number a celebrities root for the Lions, most of whom are from Detroit. After all, if you’re from the Motor City, being a Lions fan is kind of a requirement. Read on for 11 celebrity Lions fans!

  • Eminem
  • Jana Kramer
  • Kid Rock
  • Tom Izzo
  • Bob Seger
  • Big Sean
  • Tim Allen
  • Smokey Robinson
  • Jeff Daniels
  • Keegan-Michael Key
  • The late, great Aretha Franklin

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Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at erickson@WRIF.com, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson!