BREAKING: Detroit Lions inactive list vs. Green Bay Packers

The Detroit Lions (8-7) host the Green Bay Packers (7-8) in the season finale at Ford Field this afternoon.  There is heavy speculation that this will be Jim Caldwell’s final game as Detroit’s head coach, and that General Manager Bob Quinn will fire him regardless of the result. Injuries have been a big part of … Read more

Lions Leftovers: Defense shines in win over Chicago Bears

Lions Leftovers is the weekly post-game commentary from Detroit Sports Nation contributor Rob Otto. The opinions are his own, and not necessarily those of Detroit Sports Nation. The Detroit Lions doubled-up the Chicago Bears on Saturday 20-10. It was one of those rare games where Detroit lead from start to finish and felt in control … Read more

Lions Leftovers: The Detroit Lions beat the Buccaneers, right?

Lions Leftovers is the weekly post-game commentary from Detroit Sports Nation contributor Rob Otto. The opinions are his own, and not necessarily those of Detroit Sports Nation. The final score of Sunday afternoon’s game between the Lions and the Buccaneers was 24-21. If you pay any attention to the post-game comments on the Detroit Sports … Read more

Lions Thanksgiving Leftovers: Heartburn only thing served up for Lions fans

Lions Leftovers is the weekly post-game commentary from Detroit Sports Nation contributor Rob Otto. The opinions are his own, and not necessarily those of Detroit Sports Nation. Most people look forward to their Thanksgiving leftovers, figuring out ingenious ways to re-purpose everything from the turkey to the sweet potato pie. The Lions, however, give their … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions guard T.J. Lang in concussion protocol, status for Sunday uncertain

According to NFL.com reporter Ian Rapoport the Detroit Lions may lose offensive lineman T.J. Lang for this Sunday’s game against Cleveland. Here is the news directly from Rappaport: The #Lions placed G TJ Lang in the @NFL’s concussion protocol after symptoms developed during yesterday’s practice. Status in doubt for Sun. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November … Read more

LIONS LEFTOVERS: Matthew Stafford practically perfect in 30-17 pounding of Packers

Lions Leftovers is the weekly post-game commentary from Detroit Sports Nation contributor Rob Otto. The opinions are his own, and not necessarily those of Detroit Sports Nation. Monday’s game in Green Bay is among the best in Matthew Stafford’s career, and arguably the best road game he has had since getting drafted by the Lions. … Read more