Former Detroit Lions RB Billy Sims karate kicks unsuspecting defender [Video]

If you have been paying attention to both the NFL and NCAA over the past couple of seasons, you have probably noticed that hurdling would-be tacklers have become more and more popular. Let’s flashback to November 13, 1983, when former Detroit Lions running back Billy Sims hurdles one defender before karate kicking Oilers cornerback Stevie … Read more

Top 5 Thanksgiving games in Detroit Lions history

Although it might not seem possible, Thanksgiving is already upon us. Ahhh yes. Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, cranberries, family, and of course, Lions football. In honor of the holiday, let’s take a stroll down memory lane as we look at the top five Thanksgiving day games in the history of the Detroit Lions. … Read more