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  • Lions defeat Buccaneers 34-17

    DETROIT - Quarterback Matthew Stafford passed for 311 yards and three touchdowns while running back Joique Bell had a rushing and receiving touchdown to lead the Detroit Lions to a 34-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at Ford Field. Wide...
  • Cardinals clamp down on Lions in battle for NFC

    Cardinals clamp down on Lions in battle for NFC
    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Drew Stanton era kicked off Sunday, and the result was the same thing the surging Arizona Cardinals were getting out of starting quarterback Carson Palmer. In his first start since Palmer tore a knee ligament and was lost for the...
  • Fantasy strategy for Week 12: Trade for power or depth based on your record

    If you're league's trade deadline is coming up, or your league simply doesn't have one, it's time to think about last-ditch moves you may need to make to prepare for the playoffs. I see two sides to this strategy, and the one you choose depends on...
  • Dolphins' defensive issues go beyond late-game situations

     DAVIE -- We know the Dolphins’ defense has had problems closing out games.  Here’s another issue: the Dolphins’ defense isn’t absorbing 100-yard rushers, 100-yard receivers and three-touchdown passers as well as it did a year...
  • Bears need to get Brandon Marshall much more involved in their offense

    Bears need to get Brandon Marshall much more involved in their offense
    You don't need the three-fingered grip of Odell Beckham Jr., to grasp that change is constant in the NFL. Just because you could do something one year, doesn't mean it's promised to you the next. Strengths can become weaknesses, dizzying success quickly...
  • Madden boosts Odell Beckham's 'spectacular catch' rating

    Odell Beckham Jr. will make more acrobatic one-handed touchdown grabs this season -- in the Madden video game. Beckham’s overall player rating was boosted four points today to 84 by publisher Electronic Arts Inc., making him one of three...
  • Fantasy Wild Card Wednesday: What's your QB backup plan?

    Fantasy Wild Card Wednesday: What's your QB backup plan?
    How's this for a nightmare scenario? You're chugging along with Mark Sanchez as your fantasy football's teams staring quarterback and ... OK, wiat, "chugging along" might be too strong, let's strike that replace it with it "getting by." You're getting...
  • Bears safety Ryan Mundy key to taking away Lions post patterns inside 35

    Bears safety Ryan Mundy key to taking away Lions post patterns inside 35
    The Lions and quarterback Matthew Stafford can challenge the Bears Cover-3 defense in the strike zone (20-35 yard line) by running the double-post concept to target Calvin Johnson while also creating an opportunity for rookie tight end Eric Ebron on the...
  • Lions' Offense Comes Alive Against Bears

    Lions' Offense Comes Alive Against Bears
    DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford had a notion that the Detroit Lions' offense would make a dramatic turnaround. The Lions had not scored a touchdown in their previous two games, but Stafford, the team's quarterback, liked their body language prior to their...
  • On The Fly: Breakout Game For Lions' Calvin Johnson

    On The Fly: Breakout Game For Lions' Calvin Johnson
    Thanksgiving brought a reminder that Calvin Johnson, despite recent struggles and criticism, is just fine. He had 11 receptions for 146 yards and two touchdowns as the Lions overcame an early deficit and crushed the Bears, 34-17. That's two in a row on...
  • Two words for Trestman, Cutler and others: good and bye

    Two words for Trestman, Cutler and others: good and bye
    Does it really matter what Marc Trestman says anymore? Unless it’s goodbye, I mean. Same deal, Phil Emery and Mel Tucker. Ditto, Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall. All of you can go. After that collapse in Detroit in the biggest game of the...