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’s NFL Power Rankings – Week 12 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, and NFL Network Our Detroit Lions fall to 18th in the power rankings. Do you agree with, 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

NFL players set to OK labor deal

NFL players set to OK labor deal : We will update as more information is released. Update: from 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