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32 min ago | Rant Sports
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.
4 hrs ago | CBS Local
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.
4 hrs ago | The Detroit News
Allen Park -- Reggie Bush made headlines Tuesday for comments about how he disciplines his 1-year-old daughter.
6 hrs ago | ESPN
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Each week, we'll take a look at who or what might be rising or falling with the Detroit Lions .
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.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The 2009 NFL No. 1 overall pick has, for the part, always been a good quarterback for the 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.
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.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 04:07 pm
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