ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The Detroit Lions continued to be remarkably healthy heading into Week 14, as only wide receiver Calvin Johnson and safety Louis Delmas were the only two players to miss practice Tuesday. Otherwise, every other player...Show More Summary
Detroit and Philadelphia both find themselves at 7-5, but making the playoffs hinge on this head-to-head matchup. The Lions hold a close lead in the NFC North, while the Eagles are trying to unseat Dallas.
With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2013 Week 14 fantasy football wide receiver rankings. 1. Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson is averaging 118.1 yards and 1.1 touchdowns per game. Show More Summary
With a loss on Thanksgiving to the Detroit Lions, the Green Bay Packers have now dropped to 0-4-1 in their last five games. Those five games, of course, have all been played without quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Now the Packers head into Week 14 with their entire season on the line. Show More Summary
The Arizona Cardinals may have been the stiffest test Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles had faced this season. Now this Sunday, the Detroit Lions will challenge the Birds defense like no opponent since Week 4. Philly’s D has...Show More Summary
The Detroit Lions enter Week 14 coming off one of the most dominating performances in franchise history. They eviscerated the hapless Green Bay Packers 40-10 on Thanksgiving. Detroit hopes to build on the momentous victory when it travels to Lincoln Financial Field for a date with the Philadelphia Eagles. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bears are in a must-win situation today when they play the Minnesota Vikings at the Metrodome. The Bears are 3-8 indoors against the Vikings since 2002. With the Detroit Lions victory over the Green Bay Packers on Thanksgiving,...Show More Summary
The Chicago Bears will take on the Minnesota Vikings in an all-NFC North clash on Sunday. The Bears must win to keep pace with the Detroit Lions who currently top the division, and they will be confident on taking down a Vikings team struggling badly this season.
Since Jeremy Ross has arrived in Detroit, a castoff from Green Bay who was first signed to the practice squad and then promoted to the regular roster, he has insisted there was no ill feelings toward the Green Bay Packers. He had friends on the team, in the wide receiver room he once inhabited. Show More Summary
The Detroit Lions are coming off a big Thanksgiving Day win, but one of their star players will be one of the few to come out of the holiday lighter in the trousers. That's because the NFL has fined Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh $7,875 for making a throat-slash gesture in the team's Week 12 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Show More Summary
The NFL announced this week that they have fined oft-maligned Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh once again. Suh was slapped with a $7,875 fine for a throat slashing gesture he made in last Sunday’s loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This is the ninth time Suh has had to write a check to the league […]
The Lions didn’t just run the ball well on Thursday against the Packers. They ran better than they had since Barry Sanders was in Detroit. According to the team’s website, the Lions’ 241 yards on the ground against the Packers represented the highest rushing output since the Lions gained 249 yards against the Colts on…
How would one describe the 40-10 beating the Detroit Lions put on the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on Thanksgiving? Embarrassing? Troubling? Mystifying? Perhaps a combination of the three. No matter how you slice it, the Packers were thoroughly dominated on Turkey Day. Show More Summary
After the Lions dominated the Packers, Green Bay guard Josh Sitton said he felt the same way about Detroit as he did before the game.
With the Thanksgiving games all wrapped up, it's time to take a look at the latest NFL power rankings for Week 13. The Detroit Lions came up with a dominating win over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday, winning 40-10. Meanwhile, theShow More Summary
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers plans to be back for the Green Bay Packers’ next game on Dec. 8 against the Atlanta Falcons. He said as much before Thursday’s loss at the Detroit Lions. But at this point, 10 days away from that game,...Show More Summary
Packers guard Josh Sitton had harsh comments for the Lions’ coaches and defensive linemen this week, but after Green Bay lost in Detroit, Sitton acknowledged that it’s hard to talk trash when you’ve just gotten your butt kicked. “It’s embarrassing,” Sitton said. “We got our ass beat, plain and simple. They smacked us today. There’s…
Four hot issues from the Detroit Lions' 40-10 win over the Green Bay Packers. Defensive line domination: It was the type of performance Detroit had been waiting all season for. The Lions had built this defensive line, with NdamukongShow More Summary
DETROIT -- A review of four hot issues from the Green Bay Packers' 40-10 loss to the Detroit Lions on Thursday at Ford Field: Who’s to blame?: One question needs to be asked after a game like this, when a team is completely dominated in all facets of the game: Was it the fault of the players or the coaches? It comes down to performance or scheme. Show More Summary
The Detroit Lions destroyed the Green Bay Packers 40-10 in an NFC North Thanksgiving bout that many likely turned off rather early. Without star quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the Packers simply did not have enough firepower to keep up. Michael David Smith of Pro Football Talk has the gruesome details: Yikes. Show More Summary