| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:25 PM
There were no punts by the New Orleans Saints, but there was a swift kick on their way out of Detroit.
The year was 2008, and the Lions were one loss away from the inevitable — the only 0-16 season in NFL history. The Saints had just humiliated...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 12:53 PM
DAVIE – Chicago Bears Brandon Marshall said he thought the Dolphins were “a quarterback away” during the years he was with the team during the 2010 ans 2011 seasons.
It was reference to former Dolphins quarterback Chad Henne, who...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Broncos 4-1 (2): Challenging stretch coming: 49ers and Chargers at home in five-day span and then a visit to the Patriots.
2. Chargers 5-1 (3): Rookie running back Branden Oliver has gone past 100 yards rushing in two...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 2:55 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- With two of the Detroit Lions' best players on offense injured and ruled out against the Minnesota Vikings, the defense made sure their presence wasn't needed.
Detroit stifled, harassed and physically dominated the Vikings' offense on...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Injuries are a pain (sorry about that) -- unless you're the beneficiary. That looks to be a recurring theme in Week 6 as key injuries on offense and defense present opportunities for certain players to fill up the fantasy football stat sheets.
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Every Monday we will recap notable performances of former USC players in the NFL.
McDonald leads Rams defense
St. Louis Rams safety T.J. McDonald demonstrated his playmaking ability a few weeks ago when he blocked a punt and a field-goal attempt by...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:51 PM
The Detroit Lions might find out what life is like without star wide receiver Calvin Johnson for a few weeks.
Coach Jim Caldwell said on Monday that he considered sitting Johnson, who has been battling an ankle injury, on Sunday against the Bills....
| Oct 5, 2014
| 1:47 PM
DETROIT - Dan Carpenter tried to channel Rory McIlroy when he attempted a game-winning field goal Sunday.
The Buffalo Bills kicker lined up a 58-yarder and split the uprights with four seconds left, giving his team a 17-14 win over the Detroit Lions...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 2:15 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Matthew Stafford had two touchdown passes and ran for another score, as the Detroit Lions took a 24-17 win over the New York Jets on Sunday.
Stafford went 24-for-34 for 293 yards and had touchdown passes to Jeremy Ross and Eric...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Matthew Stafford had two touchdown passes and ran for another score as the Detroit Lions defeated the Jets 24-17 Sunday in East Rutherford, N.J.
Stafford went 24-for-34 for 293 yards and had touchdown passes to Jeremy Ross and Eric Ebron for the Lions...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:00 PM
DETROIT -- Defense scored the first nine points for the Detroit Lions and held the Green Bay Packers' offense to 223 total yards in a 19-7 victory Sunday at Ford Field.
Defensive back Don Carey scored on a 40-yard fumble return in the first quarter...