| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Detroit Lions - INSIDE SLANT
Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell remains optimistic that the Lions can keep Ndamukong Suh long term, despite the fact the team could not reach an agreement with the All-Pro defensive...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The Green Bay Packers remain the team to beat in the NFC North, as it finally looks like thet have a decent running game to go with quarterback Aaron Rodgers. The Chicago Bears will hold off Detroit and Minnesota for second place.
1. GREEN BAY
2013 | 8-...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The high-powered Bears offense enters Week 1 with confidence based on all the yards it amassed last season, all the schematic refinements it made during the offseason and the comfort of having all 11 starters back.
How fitting, then, that its first test...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Ndamukong Suh's contract has hung over the Detroit Lions' collective head all offseason, and with the first practice of training camp just four days away, it appears that the star defensive tackle's future will remain unresolved for at least a few more...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:24 AM
As Packers coach Mike McCarthy prepares for his ninth season the rest of the NFC North is in the reloading process to make a run at his team.
The Packers are coming off their third consecutive division title and have had three such stretches now —...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:24 PM
The continuing education of Ravens center Gino Gradkowski has involved everything from grappling with massive Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to making critical, last-second line calls to adjusting blocking assignments.
Ever since six-...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Introduced on Wednesday as the Detroit Lions' new head coach, former Ravens offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell has no intentions of supervising a rebuilding project.
Taking over a talented roster that includes quarterback Matthew Stafford, wide receiver...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:24 AM
I can’t think of one good reason for Jay Cutler to come back as early as Sunday.
Unless he can tackle and play safety.
Cutler’s torn groin reportedly was magically healing to the point that he would play against the Lions only two weeks...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:22 PM
In the end, the Bears' scrappy effort wasn’t enough.
"It was really a day of missed opportunities," coach Marc Trestman said.
Settling for a field goal. Costly penalties. They were just part of the equation in Sunday’s 21-19 loss to...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The first place Emmy Rossum had dinner while in Chicago this week to film exterior scenes for the upcoming season Showtime’s “Shameless” was Sunda. Rossum dined at Sunda on Sunday and then plugged the Asian restaurant on Twitter, as...