1 hr ago
Cutler to return to starting lineup when Bears face Browns
Coach Marc Trestman said Cutler will start Sunday at Cleveland after missing the previous four games with a high left ankle sprain.
5 hrs ago
Megatron to show Elam 'old man's strength'
Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson chuckled when asked about comments by Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam , who called the three-time Pro Bowler "pretty old" on Wednesday.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
To Lions, the playoffs start Monday night
It was as frustrated and fractious as the team has been all season. The leaders were uncharacteristically unavailable or unresponsive to the media and surly and combative amongst themselves.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Fantasy football injury updates, tips for Week 15
A few additional fantasy nuggets to help owners set their Week 15 lineups, including injuries, sit/start matchup, a tip of the week and the hottest waiver wire pickups.
Nate Burleson says the Lions are their own biggest opponent
Despite holding all the cards since a Week 10 win at Chicago, the Lions have made it a three-team race to the finish in the NFC North If losing fourth-quarter leads, games and the ball isn't enough to motivate the Lions to correct the many recent errors of their ways, the prospect of the ultimate loss - their jobs - might do it.
Nate Burleson: Week 15 Fantasy Outlook
Burleson is mired in a two week slump after a successful return to action in Week 12. He's managed just two receptions over the last two weeks, and will be a risky WR3 play in Week 15 against Baltimore.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Looking back at the Lions loss to the Philadelphia Eagles
Strategy: Heavy snowfall forced the Lions to alter their game plan Sunday, as the pass-happy offense tried to use its big offensive line to pound the Eagles with the running game.
Some NFL players discover the entrepreneurial spirit
It was happy hour in Birmingham, Ala., and Nate Burleson crutched his way to the hotel bar looking for something to stop his mind from racing with how-could-you thoughts of regret.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The Detroit News
Lions help kids check off their Christmas shopping lists
Detroit -- After trudging through the snow last Sunday in Philadelphia, several Lions players did their best Santa Claus impersonation Monday evening.
Lions wasting chances to take command of NFC North
The slumping Lions have lost three of four games, blowing fourth-quarter leads each time, wasting chance after chance to take command of the NFC North.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Birds defense makes things tough for Lions' Johnson
The snow certainly helped to slow down the potent Detroit Lions passing game on Sunday, but the Eagles defense also did its share of strong work, especially against football's best receiver, Calvin Johnson.
Third Quarter Review: Lions Lead, 14-6
With a steady snow still falling, the Eagles offense received the second-half kickoff and went to work trying to score its first points of the game.
Bengals lead Colts 21-7 in third quarter; Lions lead Eagles
Andrew Luck completed two third quarter touchdown passes to Da'Rick Rogers and LaVon Brazill to close the gap to one score.
Detroit Free Press
Burleson, other Lions are preparing now for life after football
Burleson ready for life after football: Lions receiver Nate Burleson talks about his Lionblood clothing line and preparing for life after football.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Maddux Sports Blog
NFL Betting Preview Week #14: Detroit Lions at Philadelphia Eagles
Detroit Lions at Philadelphia Eagles Lincoln Financial Field- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sunday, December 8, 2013, 1:00 pm Eastern, TV: Fox, NFL Sunday Ticket Opening Line: Philadelphia -2 1/2 Current Line: Philadelphia -3 Opening Total: 53 Current Total: 54 Opening Money Line: Eagles -145 / Lions +125 Opening Money Line: Eagles -150 / Lions +130 ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Jamie Samuelsen's blog: Lions offense capable of being dominant
Jamie Samuelsen, co-host of the 'Jamie and Wojo' show at 6 p.m. weekdays on WXYT-FM , blogs for freep.com.
Lions LB Lewis suspended under substance policy
Detroit Lions linebacker Travis Lewis was suspended Tuesday for the final four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
Pride of Detroit
CoachSpeak: Reggie Bush and Joique Bell
Every week, a Detroit Lions coach will make an offhand comment during an interview, and I will spend an inappropriate amount of time dissecting that statement.
Packers' Williams fined $26,250 for contact with officials
Williams told reporters Thursday that he planned to appeal. He said he didn't realize he had made contact with the official, and meant no harm.