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Onus on Packers' line, run game vs. Lions

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers say they're a different offense with a different running game than they were at Ford Field three months ago, when the Detroit Lions shut them down. The Lions? They're the same. What looked like a stout run defense back in Week 3 has proven to be the best in the league. Show More Summary

Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers: Complete Week 17 Preview for Green Bay

It doesn’t get any better than this—a Week 17 showdown with a divisional title and first-round bye on the line. The Green Bay Packers (11-4) will be gunning for their fourth straight NFC North crown when they square off with the Detroit Lions (11-4) at Lambeau Field on Sunday at 4:25 p.m. Show More Summary

Packers expect a healthy Aaron Rodgers

GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Green Bay Packers have a contingency plan in place if quarterback Aaron Rodgers has another issue with his calf muscle but at this point, two days before Sunday's NFC North title game against the Detroit Lions,Show More Summary

Expect the Packers to Continue Their Dominance over the Lions at Lambeau

The last time the Detroit Lions won a game in the state of Wisconsin versus the Green Bay Packers was 1991. The Lions won the NFC Central Division title that year and advanced to the NFC Championship Game. Not a lot has gone right for the Lions since then. Show More Summary

Calvin Johnson, Joique Bell present at practice

The Lions had nearly perfect on-field attendance for their third major practice in preparation for Sunday’s NFC North title game at Green Bay. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, defensive tackle Nick Fairley (knee) was the only Lions player not present at Friday’s workout. Fairley has missed the last seven games with…

Lions vs. Packers 2014 picks and predictions: More Lambeau futility for Detroit

The Lions haven't won at Lambeau Field since 1991. The last time the Detroit Lions won a game at Lambeau Field, Nirvana's Nevermind was the biggest album in America, George H.W. Bush was the president, and Brett Favre was the hard-partying backup quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons. Show More Summary

Lions vs. Packers preview

When: 4:25 p.m. ET Sunday Where: Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. TV: Fox Both teams clinched their playoff berths last week, but that doesn't mean the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions don’t have plenty at stake Sunday. They’re both 11-4 and have their sights set on the NFC North title. Show More Summary

Ranking the Green Bay Packers' 10 Best Season Finales

The Green Bay Packers head into this season's final game against the Detroit Lions this Sunday with the NFC North title on the line. With that in mind, here is a look back at the 10 best season finales in the long and glorious history...Show More Summary

Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers: Complete Week 17 Preview for Detroit

The Detroit Lions travel to Wisconsin to play the Green Bay Packers this Sunday. Kickoff is at 4:25 p.m. ET on Fox. On the line? Just the NFC North title, a first-round bye and at least one home playoff game. Yes, there is that whole "Detroit hasn't won in the state of Wisconsin since Brett Favre was an Atlanta Falcon" thing. Show More Summary

Joique Bell Injury: Updates on Lions Star's Achilles and Return

Running the football has been a challenge for the Detroit Lions all year. It figures to be even more difficult with Joique Bell dealing with an injury. According to Tim Twentyman of, Bell is suffering from an Achilles injury: Despite having Reggie Bush on the roster, Bell has become Detroit's No. Show More Summary

It's Time for the Lions to Prove They're for Real in Week 17 Statement Game

Show us something, Detroit Lions. Show us that you're for real. Show us that you belong. Show us that you're a legitimate Super Bowl contender. We're talking to you, quarterback Matthew Stafford. And you, receiver Calvin Johnson. And you, coach Jim Caldwell. Show More Summary

Bears vs. Vikings preview

When: 1 p.m. ET Where: TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis TV: Fox The Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears square off in what amounts to the Week 17 NFC North undercard, with third place in the division at stake before the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers battle for the division title. Show More Summary

Lions vs. Packers: Betting odds, spread, preview and prediction

Green Bay and Detroit battle for the NFC North title and the bye week that comes with it. The Green Bay Packers are 10-1-1 SU and 10-2 ATS in their last 12 home games against NFC North opponents. The Packers can win the division with a win this weekend at home against the Detroit Lions. Show More Summary

Lions vs. Packers: Breaking Down Detroit's Game Plan

The NFC North is on the line when the Detroit Lions head to Green Bay to face the Packers. What: Detroit Lions (11-4) at Green Bay Packers (11-4) When: Sunday, December 28, 4:25 p.m. ET Watch: Fox, Joe Buck and Troy Aikman with the call The...Show More Summary

Joique Bell limited in Lions' practice with Achilles injury

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The mostly healthy Detroit Lions had one surprise player show up on the team’s injury report Wednesday: running back Joique Bell. Bell showed up with an Achilles injury and was limited in practice as the Lions prepare...Show More Summary

Matthew Stafford does not care if he is underappreciated

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Earlier this week, Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell said he felt there is sometimes a lack of appreciation for his quarterback, Matthew Stafford, both in the media and among the public. The former No. 1 overall pick...Show More Summary

NFL Odds: Opening Spreads for Week 17 Betting

The Detroit Lions will be gunning for their first win in Green Bay in 23 years and their first division title in 21 years when they take on the Packers in Week 17 as 7.5-point underdogs. The 11-4 Lions are 4-0 in their last four games,...Show More Summary

Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers: Breaking Down Green Bay's Game Plan

It's finally coming to an end. After 16 weeks of professional football, the regular season is eight games from being over. The Green Bay Packers opened up the year with optimism, playing the most recent Super Bowl champions on their home turf in Seattle. Show More Summary

NFC Playoff Picture 2014: Latest Outlook, Postseason Scenarios Ahead of Week 17

In just one week, the entire NFC playoff picture has completely shifted. Wins for the Seattle Seahawks and Detroit Lions have them firmly entrenched in the No. 1 and 2 spots heading into the final weekend. However, the Dallas Cowboys,...Show More Summary

Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

The NFC North title will come down to the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers, who will host the key Week 17 matchup on Sunday at Lambeau Field. The Packers bounced back from their first loss in six games by defeating the Tampa Bay Buccaneers,...Show More Summary

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