Lions vs Packers injury report: Green Bay offensive line depleted

Detroit Lions defensive ends Ziggy Ansah and Jason Jones could be names you hear frequently on Thursday night. In Green Bay’s latest injury report, four offensive linemen are listed as questionable which includes both centers on their roster. Tackle Bryan Bulaga, guard T.J. Lang and centers Corey Linsley and JC Tretter are all questionable to … Read more

Green Bay’s T.J. Lang: Lions defense does not miss Suh as much as some think

When Ndamukong Suh decided to leave the Detroit Lions and head to Miami, many fans and experts immediately predicted a major decline on the defensive side of the ball. Statistically speaking, those people were on the money as the Lions defense currently ranks 18th in the NFL in yards allowed per game (354.6) compared to 2014 … Read more

Detroit Lions? Playoffs? It’s very possible

After getting dump-trucked by the Kansas City Chiefs 45-10 across the pond in London three weeks ago, team owner Martha Ford abruptly fired now former team president Tom Lewand and General Manager Martin Mayhew. Since then, the Detroit Lions have won back-to-back games for the first time since winning in weeks 15 and 16 last season. Based purely on results so far, … Read more

Fantasy Football: Top 5 Add/Drops after Week 10

It’s Week 10. It’s late in the season. The waiver wire is paper thin. Yet, there are always players that you should take chances on, and there are players that you should drop because they offer nothing, in performance or upside. A key injury in Week 10 and the bye weeks of some key players … Read more

The resounding roar of a generation of Lions fans heard after win in Green Bay

Being a Detroit Lions fan is the toughest job in sports. For a while in Lambeau yesterday, it seemed the job would get even tougher. Angels were in the backfield for the Lions when the Packer’s game-winning kick try was deflected off the hand of Green Bay punter/holder Tim Masthay. And at that moment the … Read more

Matthew Stafford: ‘We don’t really care who gives us a chance’

On Sunday, the Detroit Lions marched into Lambeau Field as a huge underdog and left with one of the most improbable victories in team history. Heading into the game, the Lions were 1-7 overall and had just fired their team president and general manager. The Green Bay Packers, on the other hand, were 6-2 and … Read more

Lions win at Lambeau ‘Restores Hope’ now they must ‘Restore Roar’

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. On Sunday afternoon, the Detroit Lions walked onto Lambeau Field to face … Read more

The Lions defeat the Packers in Wisconsin for the first time in 24 years

Out of all the horrible losing streaks and records the Detroit Lions have set over the years, their phantasmagoric 23-year losing streak to the Green Bay Packers in Wisconsin may have been the most polarizing. No one in a billion years saw it coming, but the Lions shocked the sports world on Sunday afternoon by … Read more

Game Preview: Detroit Lions (1-7) @ Green Bay Packers (6-2)

Detroit Lions @ Green Bay Packers Kickoff: 1:00 pm  EST Where: Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin Weather Forecast: Sunny, 54 degrees at kickoff. Chance of precipitation: 0% TV: FOX      Announcers: Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Erin Andrews Radio: 97.1FM        Announcers: Dan Miller, Rob Rubick Line: Green Bay by 11.5 Injury Report Detroit Lions Injury Status LB DeAndre … Read more

5 Keys to the Lions beating the Packers, prediction included

  [tps_header] When the Detroit Lions travel to Lambeau Field on Sunday to take on the Green Bay Packers, they will be doing so as a huge underdog. In fact, very few people are giving the Lions a shot to pull off the upset and they are most likely right. That being said, this is … Read more

Calvin Johnson listed as questionable vs. Packers

If the Detroit Lions want to end their losing streak at Lambeau Field when they play the Green Bay Packers this Sunday, they may have to do so without their top weapon, Calvin Johnson. Johnson has been nursing his ankle and is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game. He missed practice on Friday and according to … Read more

Have some fun with the Lions vs Packers broadcast

Nearly every Lions fan knows that Detroit hasn’t won in Wisconsin since December 15, 1991. You can be sure that Fox play-by-play man Joe Buck and color commentator Troy Aikman will mention it–early and often. And you know the inevitable graphic will be displayed showing how much a gallon of gas went for in 1991, … Read more

Lions owner Martha Ford’s statement on firings

The Detroit Lions are on a bye week after their dreadful 1-7 start…..thank the Lord. Or should we say, Ford? However, that did not stop the ownership from assessing where they stand as a franchise. On Thursday, the organization made some bold and rather surprising moves, announcing that team president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew have … Read more

Lions claim another player off waivers

For the second time this week, the Lions have made a splash off the waiver wire. From the NFL transaction wire, the Lions were awarded DT Khyri Thornton off waivers from the Patriots. Takes Ish Kitchen's roster spot — Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) October 23, 2015 Khyri Thornton, a 2014 third round pick of the Green Bay … Read more