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Lions doing 'weird stuff' to find right O-line combo

Lions doing 'weird stuff' to find right O-line comboThe Lions continue to rotate players at left guard, looking for the best short-term solution at that spot.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
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Saints admire Lions' knack for winning in clutch

Saints admire Lions' knack for winning in clutchNew Orleans (5-6) have had eight games decided by seven points or less but haven’t possessed the same magic as Detroit (7-4).
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Nfl

Cowboys-Vikings was most watched Thursday night game

Cowboys-Vikings was most watched Thursday night gameThe game, which Dallas won 17-15, had a 14.1 household rating in Nielsen's meter market overnights
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  • 20 minutes ago
Lions

Lions brace for shootout against Saints QB Brees

Lions brace for shootout against Saints QB BreesDrew Brees is one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history and isn't showing any signs of slowing down.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Lions' Caldwell has no regrets with handling of Levy

Lions' Caldwell has no regrets with handling of LevyAfter missing 11 games, why didn't the Lions place Levy on injured reserve following his early-season injury"
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Nfl

Thursday’s roundup: Cowboys hold on against Vikings

Thursday’s roundup: Cowboys hold on against VikingsDez Bryant caught four passes for 84 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter.
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  • 12 hours, 56 minutes ago
Lions

Odds of seven Lions comeback wins: 1 in 8.65 billion

Odds of seven Lions comeback wins: 1 in 8.65 billion The Detroit Lions have cemented their reputation as the new “Cardiac Cats,” with seven comeback wins in their first 11 games.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Lions can be saviors in sour Detroit sports scene

Niyo: Lions can be saviors in sour Detroit sports sceneNot simply because they’re winning. But also because of the way they’re winning.
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  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Nfl

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 13

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 13James Hawkins, Justin Rogers, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski predict the outcome of this week's NFL games against the spread.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Lions

Lions prep for Saints with healthy roster

Lions prep for Saints with healthy rosterThe Detroit Lions continue to be operating with good health as the team pursues its first division crown in 23 years.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Lions' Prater nets second player of the week honors

Lions' Prater nets second player of the week honorsPrater becomes just the third Lions player, joining Barry Sanders and Jason Hanson, to win multiple awards in a season.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
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Lions mailbag: More likely to miss postseason or win a playoff game?

Lions mailbag: More likely to miss postseason or win a playoff game?First place in the division after Thanksgiving brings more interest and more mailbag questions.
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Nfl

Wednesday roundup: Oregon is not in Kelly's future

Wednesday roundup: Oregon is not in Kelly's futureSan Francisco coach says is not interested in returning to school.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Lions

Lions' even-keeled Caldwell has history as comeback king

Lions' even-keeled Caldwell has history as comeback kingCaldwell preaches a level approach — never get too high or low — and his demeanor is reflected by the roster.
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  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
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Lions’ Stafford a Hall of Famer? Caldwell raises eyebrows

Lions’ Stafford a Hall of Famer? Caldwell raises eyebrowsDetroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell raised some eyebrows during his Monday press conference when he implied quarterback Matthew Stafford was well on his way to a Hall of Fame career.
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
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Lions’ Pettigrew near return, won’t rule out Sunday

Lions’ Pettigrew near return, won’t rule out SundayIt’s a been a frustrating year for Brandon Pettigrew, but the Lions tight end is closing in on a potential return.
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  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
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Matthew Stafford driving Lions with his feet too

Matthew Stafford driving Lions with his feet tooDetroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has drawn plenty of attention and praise for his rocket arm.
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  • 4 days ago
Nfl

Tuesday's roundup: Sharper draws 20-year sentence

Tuesday's roundup: Sharper draws 20-year sentenceFormer Saints safety appeals prison term set by federal judge
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Nfl

Monday’s roundup: Rodgers leads Packers past Eagles

Monday’s roundup: Rodgers leads Packers past EaglesAaron Rodgers threw two touchdown passes to Davante Adams and the Green Bay Packers beat the Philadelphia Eagles.
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  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
College

Football on TV this week

Football on TV this weekThis week’s college and pro football on TV.
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  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Lions

Lions sign Logan Thomas to practice squad as TE

Lions sign Logan Thomas to practice squad as TEThe Detroit Lions have signed Logan Thomas to the practice squad. A former quarterback, the Lions intend to convert the 6-foot-6, 250-pounder to tight end.
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
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Rogers: 7-4 Lions don't have this in the bag yet

Rogers: 7-4 Lions don't have this in the bag yetA win in New Orleans next week would likely punch Detroit's ticket to the postseason, though.
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  • 1 week ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: First-place Lions keep defying the odds

Wojo: First-place Lions keep defying the oddsDon’t ask why. Don’t ask how. Don’t even bother asking how much longer it can go.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 1 week ago
Lions

Killebrew establishes role as Lions’ stopper

Killebrew establishes role as Lions’ stopperLions rookie safety Miles Killebrew is beginning to make his mark when it matters most — on third downs.
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  • 1 week ago
Nfl

Lions’ next opponent: Saints pay back Rams coordinator

Lions’ next opponent: Saints pay back Rams coordinatorPayton fired Williams in 2011 — months before they both wound up suspended in the NFL’s probe of a bounty program.
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  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Lions

Lions’ Logan Thomas in ‘kindergarten’ as he converts to TE

Lions’ Logan Thomas in ‘kindergarten’ as he converts to TEAfter waiting two and a half years for an opportunity that never came, Logan Thomas realized it was time to make a change.
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  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Nfl

Sunday’s NFL roundup: Carr, Raiders outlast Panthers

Sunday’s NFL roundup: Carr, Raiders outlast PanthersDerek Carr came back from his injury to lead a fourth-quarter comeback and the Raiders won their fifth straight.
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  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
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