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32 min ago | Rant Sports

Matthew Stafford Will Be X-Factor For Detroit Lions In Week 3

In a matchup between two of the oldest franchises in NFL history and longtime NFC North division rivals, the Green Bay Packers travel to Ford Field to take on the Detroit Lions in Week 3 of the 2014 NFL season. The Lions are looking to get revenge against the reigning NFC North champions after handing Green Bay the division title last season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC North, Detroit Lions, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Golden Tate, Eric Ebron

4 hrs ago | CBS Local

Calvin Johnson Weighs In On Adrian Peterson Situation, Discipline Of Children [VIDEO]

ALLEN PARK - Detroit Lions superstar wide receiver Calvin Johnson joined the conversation about Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who reportedly punished his 4-year-old so severely with a switch that doctors noted bruises and cuts and informed police. After that news broke Friday, Peterson was relegated to the sideline for Sunday's game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson (Minnesota Vikings), NFL Players

4 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Lions' Reggie Bush: Comments about child discipline taken out of context

Allen Park -- Reggie Bush made headlines Tuesday for comments about how he disciplines his 1-year-old daughter.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Reggie Bush, NFL Players, Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson (Minnesota Vikings)

6 hrs ago | ESPN

Rising/Falling: Detroit Lions Week 3

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Each week, we'll take a look at who or what might be rising or falling with the Detroit Lions .

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Cassius Vaughn, Nevin Lawson, NFL Players, Joseph Fauria, Eric Ebron

9 hrs ago | Detroit Lions

Film Review: Breaking down the interception

What led to Matthew Stafford's fourth-quarter interception on a deep ball intended for Calvin Johnson? Tim Twentyman breaks it down. Sunday's game in Carolina was a perfect case of the Detroit Lions not being able to get out of their own way.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Carolina Panthers, Antoine Cason

Tue Sep 16, 2014

BleacherReport

Antonio Brown's Updated 2014 Fantasy Outlook Heading into Week 3

Fantasy owners everywhere have grown accustomed to Antonio Brown being a consistent force on the field. He typically racks up good points in fantasy, but much of his production in Week 2 came in garbage time late in the game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger, Detroit Lions

Carolina Panthers

Ask Bryan: DB additions are ball hawks

Through two games, they've teamed up to record two of each, and DeCoud created a third interception with blanket coverage and a tip against Calvin Johnson in Sunday's victory over the Detroit Lions. "When we looked at Thomas DeCoud, one of the things we talked about was getting him back to the form in 2012 when he had six interceptions," head coach Ron Rivera said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Carolina Panthers, NFL Football, NFC, NFC South, Roman Harper, Thomas DeCoud, Tavarres King, NFL Players

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Packers vs. Lions: Five things to watch

In McCarthy's first loss on Dec. 12, 2010, quarterback Aaron Rodgers left in the second quarter with a concussion. McCarthy's second loss to Detroit came on Nov. 28, 2013, when Rodgers didn't play due to a broken collarbone.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Green Bay Packers, NFL Players, Aaron Rodgers, Jordy Nelson

Detroit Free Press

Shawn Windsor: Detroit Lions already have fallen into old, familiar pattern

Well, that didn't take long. Six days after the Detroit Lions' sparkling debut Monday night and ... misery.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Carolina Panthers, Cam Newton, DeAngelo Williams

Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Miami Herald

Injuries, mistakes already mounting for Lions

Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nate Freese, NFL Players, Nevin Lawson, Chris Houston, Matthew Stafford

SidelionReport

Detroit Lions Week 2 PFF Grades: The Offensive Line Played Well?

Aug 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions offensive line lines up against Jacksonville Jaguars defensive line during the second quarter at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports If you are not aware by now, Pro Football Focus is a website dedicated to grading NFL players' individual performances based on in depth review of every snap of every game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Stephen Tulloch, Nick Fairley, Rashean Mathis, DeAndre Levy

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Carolina Panthers

Game balls: Panthers vs. Lions

"When I get my chance, I'm going to go all-out," Addison said. "We all have a role on this team, and everybody's role is important.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nate Freese, Joique Bell, NFL Players, Mario Addison, Carolina Panthers

WHTC

Lions Falter, Tigers Get Big Win, Cubs and Sox Fall

The Lions new coach, Jim Caldwell, saw his team commit two fumbles and an interception Sunday afternoon, in a loss to the Carolina Panthers, 24-7. Calvin Johnson was overzealous in the end zone, dropping what could have been a touchdown in the end zone.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nate Freese, NFL Players

MLive.com

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford bemoans coming up short on critical interception

Hanging tough on the road against the Carolina Panthers, the offense took over near midfield early in the fourth quarter after the defense forced a three-and-out and return man Jeremy Ross' juked his way to a 14-yard return. Quarterback Matthew Stafford saw an opportunity to take a shot, and on the first snap of the series he launched a bomb deep down the center of the field to All-Pro wide receiver Calvin Johnson.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Jeremy Ross, Carolina Panthers

The Wichita Eagle

Caldwell: No rash decisions on replacing K Freese

Freese missed a pair of 49-yard field goals in the first half Sunday, setting the tone for a mistake-filled day for the Detroit Lions in a 24-7 loss to the Carolina Panthers. "We certainly don't want to make any rash decisions or judgments right after ballgames are over with," Caldwell said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Carolina Panthers, NFL Players, Jeremy Ross, Devin Taylor, Matthew Stafford

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Caldwell: No rash decisions on replacing K Freese

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton scrambles as Detroit Lions defensive end Jason Jones pursues during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Carolina Panthers, NFL Football, Detroit Lions, Antoine Cason, NFL Players, Kawann Short, Charles Johnson

Rant Sports

Even in Losing Effort, Matthew Stafford Seems Destined to Become a Star

The 2009 NFL No. 1 overall pick has, for the part, always been a good quarterback for the Detroit Lions .

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, NFC, NFC North, Golden Tate

Alabama Live

Will 'Donkey Kong Suh' remark come back to haunt Cam Newton against Detroit Lions?

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh helps defensive end Ziggy Ansah take down New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning during the second quarter of an NFL game in Detroit on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley, Cam Newton

Anchorage Daily News

NFL Week 2: Falcons, Lions, and Eagles try to take off on the road

Week 1 of the National Football League's 2014 season is in the books and the takeaways from NFL talking heads and writers are hot as ever. Amid the narrative, one thing is clear from the first week: The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks are every bit as good as we thought they would be.

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Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Falcons, NFL Football, Detroit Lions, Boston College NCAA, Boston College Eagles NCAA Football, NCAA Sports, NCAA Football, Luke Kuechly, Matt Ryan, NFL Players

Detroit Free Press

Free Press columnist predict today's Lions-Panthers game

Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson scores a touchdown the New York Giants Antrel Rolle during first quarter action on Monday, September 8, 2014 at Ford Field in Detroit. / Kirthmon F. Dozier/DFP * Lions 30, Panthers 28 : I'll go with the Lions after they showed the ability to clean up sloppy play midway through Monday's game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Carolina Panthers, Kelvin Benjamin, Greg Hardy

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