Lions look to move on from Jahvid Best

The Best that never was. Jahvid Best – Dynamic running back from Cal that set records on fire and lifted the hopes of a Detroit Lions fan base that hadn’t seen a dominating running back since Barry Sanders retirement in 1999. Drafted 30th overall in the 2010 NFL Draft – Best had the third fastest … Read more

Titus Young Sr. – Timebomb

The Titus Young saga continues as the wide receiver took to the his favorite venting venue Twitter this morning. https://twitter.com/TitusDYoungSr/status/294747062191398912 It would seem Young is trying to deliberately get cut as he continues his tirade despite clear direction from Jim Schwartz that it wasn’t the best idea. His tweets suggest he has moved on and is now just waiting for … Read more

Coaches Challenge rule to be looked at before playoffs

The rule that contributed to the Lions loss to the Houston Texans Thanksgiving night is getting a second look from the NFL a little earlier than expected. CBS is reporting that internal sources within the Competition Committee claim that in the wake of this controversial rule coming into play twice in a five-day span, the … Read more

Detroit Lions Vs. Houston Texans – Game Preview

VS   The Detroit Lions will host the Houston Texans in the 73rd-Annual Thanksgiving Day Game on Thursday with kickoff set for 1 p.m. from Ford Field. The Lions have played 23 different teams since the first Thanksgiving Day game in 1934 and carry a 33-37-2 record in the annual holiday classic. This is only … Read more

NFL.com’s NFL Power Rankings – Week 12

NFL.com has released this week’s power rankings. You can also see them and join in on their conversation at their site. By Elliot Harrison Analyst, NFL.com and NFL Network Our Detroit Lions fall to 18th in the NFL.com power rankings. Do you agree with NFL.com, or do you think we deserve to be higher/lower? Comment … Read more

Lions – Vikings – Pre-Game

  The Detroit Lions will travel to Minnesota this week for their first NFC North divisional game of 2011 against the Vikings. Kick off at Mall of America Field is set for 1 p.m. ET. Detroit will be looking for their first 3-0 start since 1980. After a home-opening 48-3 victory over the Kansas City … Read more

Lions scalp the Chiefs 48-3

2 and 0. A more beautiful sentence has not been uttered in the Detroit Sports world since “and the Tigers are headed to the World Series!”. The Lions not only beat the Chiefs today, they did so in record setting fashion. Today’s 48-3 sets the record for largest margin of victory ever for the Detroit Lions. From … Read more

Lions Vs. Chiefs 9/18/11

All signs are pointing to another Lions win this week. The Lions are facing a Chiefs team that is coming off of a crushing 41-7 loss to the Bills, meanwhile, the Detroit’s offense put up 27 points on Tampa Bay’s defense behind 305 yards passing by quarterback Matthew Stafford. Ford Field is expected to be electric … Read more

Lions defeat the Buccaneers 27-20

In a game where the Lions controlled most of the clock and the scoreboard, Lions fans have much to be excited about. Taking into account the 4 straight wins from last season, the Lions are staring down the pipe of a 5 game win streak. The Lions opening drive set the tone for the game. … Read more

Lions release final roster – trim to 53

Punter Nick Harris is among those players cut by the Detroit Lions today in their attempt to bring the Lions starting roster to the league mandated 53. Harris has been with the team as starting Punter since 2003. The Lions released the following players: WR Dominique Barnes, Youngstown State DT RobCallaway, Saginaw Valley State LB … Read more

NFL players set to OK labor deal

NFL players set to OK labor deal : http://usat.ly/mUlAh3 We will update as more information is released. Update: from espn.com http://m.espn.go.com/nfl/story?storyId=6799198&wjb WASHINGTON — NFL owners and players agreed early Monday to the terms of a deal to end the lockout, and players were expected to begin the voting process later in the day, two people … Read more

Report: NFLPA* expected to meet Monday, recommend ratification of deal | ProFootballTalk

  We’ve been so “close” to the end of the lockout for so long that we hesitate to get too excited about any report. With that disclaimer out of the way, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen has news that should make football fans smile from coast to coast. After “significant progress” was made Saturday, Mort reports the … Read more