Wild Card Weekend: Lions Prepare for Dallas Showdown

It’s the first weekend of 2015, and that means that the Detroit Lions are now foraying to Arlington, Texas for only their third playoff appearance of the millennium. Undoubtedly tomorrow’s game with the Cowboys has been deemed one of the most interesting Wild Card matchups of recent memory. But if history tells us anything –especially … Read more

It is Here: Lions Head to Showdown in Green Bay

It is here. But before we can discuss what is here, it’s necessary to briefly review where we’ve been. In short, the Detroit Lions’ 2014 season has been full of highs and lows as well as adversities and triumphs. In many ways, 2014 has really offered everything a fan could ever ask (and not ask) … Read more

Lions Beat Bears, Prepare for War in Green Bay

Through a frenetic and important weekend of football, we seemingly saw every proverbial plot twist possible in the Lions’ journey to the playoffs. After feeling great on Saturday evening via indirect triumph, the Lions managed to nearly lose in sloppy fashion on Sunday afternoon, yet ultimately overcame lethargy to beat a divisional rival on the … Read more

Lions Handle Bucs, Prepare for Vikes, Bears, and Pack

In a season full of inconsistency and anomalies, the Lions showed some elements of continuity in yesterday’s 34-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. More than continuity, perhaps; the Lions actually exhibited symmetry. Yes, the Lions beat Tampa Bay in virtually the same way they manhandled the Bears on Thanksgiving. In both games, the Lions … Read more

Lions Travel to London, Search to Keep NFC North Control

The Detroit Lions will meet the Atlanta Falcons tomorrow for the 36th time in franchise history, but uniquely for the first time in neither Detroit nor Atlanta. The Lions are instead in London this week as part of the NFL’s 2014 International Series campaign, taking them to 90,000 person capacity Wembley Stadium.

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Stafford, Tate Key in Gutsy Lions 24-23 Win

It was hardly pretty, but the Detroit Lions somehow found a way to stunningly defeat the New Orleans Saints 24-23 yesterday. By narrowly outracing Drew Brees and company with a pair of late touchdowns and a key interception, Detroit still maintains its control of the NFC North at 5-2 as it prepares to travel to … Read more

Lions Host Marathon with Saints, Win 24-23

Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints gave the Detroit Lions a strong fight today, although the Lions ultimately won 24-23 in the closing moments. The game was defined early on by a string of three and outs for both sides while the Lions struggled offensively and the Saints could only rely on Detroit penalties to … Read more