Detroit Lions Week 17 Rooting Guide

This is it! The final week of the regular season for the NFL. The name of the game is super simple here folks, win and you’re in; if you’re the Detroit Lions. The victory over the Green Bay Packers would also mean that the Lions would take home the division crown for the first time since … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 16 Rooting Guide

So, Week 15 didn’t go as planned. The Detroit Lions lost while the Green Bay Packers were able to gain a game on the Lions lead in the NFC north. To make matters worse,  Detroit also fell to No. 4 from the No. 2 position when it comes to playoff seeding in the NFC. When … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 14 Rooting Guide

Last week the Detroit Lions pulled off a huge victory against the New Orleans Saints to move to 8-4 while the Packers were able to take care of the Texans and Minnesota lost to Dallas. We’ve said time and time again, Green Bay is always the team you want to watch and a loss would … Read more

Detroit Lions secondary shuts down Drew Brees in big victory

The 7-4 Detroit Lions took the field in the always-hard-to-win Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday afternoon against Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints. Everyone expected a shootout, myself included. We have two of the great quarterbacks in the league dropping back, against two defenses that could be better. When you are going against a quarterback such … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 13 Rooting Guide

On Thursday night, the Dallas Cowboys took out the Minnesota Vikings in a matchup that, as Lions fans, we would have been OK with both losing. However, in terms of the playoff picture, the Cowboys needed the win to help build the Lions cushion in the NFC North. This week, we will have a different … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 12 Rooting Guide

As we were enjoying time with our families on Thanksgiving, the Detroit Lions were extending their lead on the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC North. Matt Prater hit the game winning field goal, ironically within seconds of my proposal being accepted by my now fiancee, and Detroit won with a final score of 16-13. We … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 11 Rooting Guide

As we ended Week 10, the Detroit Lions sat atop of the NFC North due to Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers and most importantly, Minnesota Vikings all went down with a tally in the loss column. While the Lions and Vikings have the same record, the Lions hold the upper hand with the tie-breaker. The … Read more

Calvin Johnson and Charles Tillman exchange pleasantries

It’s not often that you get to watch two future Hall of Fame players battle it out twice a season, let alone for them to retire at the same time. That is what we were able to see when the Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears clashed during both Calvin Johnson and Charles Tillman‘s illustrious careers. Being a Lions fan … Read more

Detroit Lions to party like it’s 1991 this Sunday

Sunday, while the Detroit Lions “defend the den” against Todd Gurley and the Los Angeles Rams they will be celebrating their 1991 team by lowering some of the concession prices to what they were during their 12-4 season that culminated with them reaching the NFC Championship. If you don’t look into it too far, it seems … Read more