(GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ Nov. 28, 2020)--The local Lions had two weeks of no practice / no contact because of Covid-19 and returned for preparation against the hometown rival Rams on Friday.
The Lions showed no rust while crushing the Rams behind 4 touchdowns (3 rushing / 1 receiving) by Stephen Burkhardt. Burkhardt on the day rushed for 241 yards and scored on runs of 44, 92, and 10 yards. Burkhardt was on the scoring end of a 36-yard pass from Adrian Delgado.
Pictured Below Lions Stephen Burkhardt
Burkhardt was not alone hitting paydirt, fellow running back Kyrin Nelson scored from 35 yards
Pictured below Kyrin Nelson
Qb Adrian Degado was not to be outdone by fellow backs Burkhardt and Nelson when he picked up a Rams fumble by QB Foster and returned it 93 yards for a Lions touchdown. Lions Tyler Morris scored from 12 yards out to finish off the Rams.
The win was a revenge win from last year when Rams Ben Wilkis scored late to give the Rams a 4 game winning streak against the Lions.
Pictured below Lions Chris Dolson