6:03 AM EST, Wed November 26, 2014
Lions Gab 5 hours ago

Reggie Bush limited in practice; intends to play on Thanksgiving vs. Bears

by Trevor R. Browning   Lions running back Reggie Bush intends to play on Thursday against the Bears.  To do so, he’ll need to overcome another injury. Already dealing with an ankle problem, Bush was limited in Tuesday’s practice with a back injury, too. Limited to playing in only seven games this season, Bush has […]
Pride Of Detroit 13 hours ago

Jim Caldwell's quotes from Tuesday

A recap of Jim Caldwell's comments from Tuesday. Below is a look at what Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell had to say on Tuesday. (Quotes provided by the Lions.) On how dangerous Bears RB Matt Forte is: "He's pretty accomplished in both areas actually. I think he's averaging over four yards a...
Pride Of Detroit 13 hours ago

Lions injury report: Riley Reiff misses practice

Riley Reiff's chances of playing on Thursday don't exactly seem very good. The Detroit Lions held an actual practice on Tuesday as they continue to get ready for Thursday's game against the Chicago Bears. There isn't exactly a whole lot worth noting about the...
Pride Of Detroit 14 hours ago

Exploiting their weaknesses: The Chicago Bears

How the Detroit Lions can put away the Chicago Bears for good and get back on track in the playoff race. With the season slowly slipping away from the Detroit Lions, they need to come up big this week against their rivals, the Chicago Bears. The Bears' playoff chances...

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Detroit Lions still lack comfort zone, and competency, on offense

Detroit Lions still lack comfort zone, and competency, on offense

What is wrong with the Lions' offense? It's a question that has been posed many ways on many days over the past few weeks, with few answers ever given. Coach Jim Caldwell finally offered one before Tuesday's practice.
Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh's post-football ambitions far exceed current contract conundrum

Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh's post-football ambitions far exceed current contract conundrum

According to a Wall Street Journal article, Suh is spending his free time cultivating major business connections as the dominant defensive tackle plans for life after football.
Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford approaching career-worst sack total

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford approaching career-worst sack total

He went down twice more in Sunday's ugly loss against the New England Patriots, bringing his yearly total to 33. That's just three off his career worst. Stafford took 36 sacks in 2011, although did so while attempting 663 passes. He's attempted just 415 this season.
6 Detroit Lions starters limited during team's Tuesday practice

6 Detroit Lions starters limited during team's Tuesday practice

Three-quarters of the team's starting secondary were among the players limited.
Grand Rapids Press 14 hours ago
Chicago, by the numbers: Bears offense survives only when their defense provides enough chances

Chicago, by the numbers: Bears offense survives only when their defense provides enough chances

In the Bears' five wins this season, they've forced 13 turnovers. In their six losses, they've forced just five.
Injured Detroit Lions guard Larry Warford running and doing drills

Injured Detroit Lions guard Larry Warford running and doing drills

Warford's limp is gone and he said his injured knee is doing great as he is increasing his physical activity.
Detroit Lions' Dominic Raiola doesn't regret actions in Patriots game

Detroit Lions' Dominic Raiola doesn't regret actions in Patriots game

ALLEN PARK -- Bill Belichick and Jim Caldwell have both expressed disapproval of Dominic Raiola's actions in the fourth quarter of Sunday's loss against the New England Patriots. But those looking for an apology, or some kind of show of...
Left tackle Riley Reiff misses practice; Detroit Lions preparing Cornelius Lucas for start

Left tackle Riley Reiff misses practice; Detroit Lions preparing Cornelius Lucas for start

Left tackle Riley Reiff did not practice Tuesday, casting further doubt on his availability for the Thanksgiving game against the Chicago Bears.
Detroit Lions release TE Kellen Davis to clear roster spot for Rodney Austin

Detroit Lions release TE Kellen Davis to clear roster spot for Rodney Austin

ALLEN PARK -- Not many NFL teams can afford to keep four healthy tight ends on the active roster, so the writing was on the wall for Kellen Davis. Needing to add offensive line depth, the Lions released Davis on...
Detroit Lions — Riley Reiff doesn't practice; Reggie Bush, Calvin Johnson do

Detroit Lions — Riley Reiff doesn't practice; Reggie Bush, Calvin Johnson do

ALLEN PARK — Lions left tackle Riley Reiff did not practice today (Tuesday) after suffering a knee injury on Sunday. Coach Jim Caldwell would only say “we’ll see” when asked whether Reiff would play on Thanksgiving against the Chicago Bears. Reggie Bush, who has missed two straight games and four of the last six, practiced in the portion open to the media. Calvin Johnson, who usually gets a practice day as a rest day, was working too.  Ashlee Palmer, who sustained a concussion on Sunday, also practiced. As expected, Nick Fairley (knee) and Larry Warford (knee) did not...
5 things to watch: Detroit Lions just need to score a freaking touchdown

5 things to watch: Detroit Lions just need to score a freaking touchdown

Detroit carpet-bombed the Packers on Turkey Day last year, by a 40-10 score, but had lost nine straight heading into that one and is 34-38-2 all time on the holiday. The Lions will face a little easier test this year when they host the Chicago Bears on Thursday at Ford Field.
Detroit Lions notes: Caldwell says offense has 'no comfort zone'

Detroit Lions notes: Caldwell says offense has 'no comfort zone'

ALLEN PARK — Lions coach Jim Caldwell explains the shortfall with the offense without using injuries as an excuse. “We have no comfort zone, we have no area in which we’re comfortable with at this point in time with our offense,’’ Caldwell said on Tuesday morning.  The offense hasn’t scored a touchdown in two games. — Reggie Bush has missed four of the last six games with an injured ankle and it’s uncertain if he will return on Thursday. Caldwell said, “We’ll see.” The run game has under-performed most of the season and is rated 30th in the league. Since Week 4...
Join chat on Detroit Lions at 2 p.m. Wednesday

Join chat on Detroit Lions at 2 p.m. Wednesday

Join me for a live chat at 2 p.m. on Wednesday to discuss the Detroit Lions (7-4) as they look to snap a two-game losing streak on the team's 75th Thanksgiving Day game. The Chicago Bears (5-6) got off slow, but have won two straight. It will be the first meeting this season between the Lions and Bears who will play again on Dec. 21 in Chicago. It's always interesting when the Lions and Bears meet. Bring all your questions and I'll do my best to answer them.
Column: Next 4 games offer Detroit Lions chance to temporarily shed 'Same Old' narrative

Column: Next 4 games offer Detroit Lions chance to temporarily shed 'Same Old' narrative

Coming off a brutal, but somewhat predictable loss to the Patriots, the Lions should be favored in their next four contests. Will they take care of business and march into the postseason or is the team in for another second-half collapse?

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  • 2 Ndamukong Suh

    Ndamukong Suh

    Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh's post-football ambitions far exceed current contract conundrum

  • 2 Dominic Raiola

    Dominic Raiola

    Detroit Lions' Dominic Raiola doesn't regret actions in Patriots game

  • 2 Riley Reiff

    Riley Reiff

    Lions injury report: Riley Reiff misses practice

  • 1 Matthew Stafford

    Matthew Stafford

    Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford approaching career-worst sack total

  • Calvin Johnson

    Calvin Johnson

    Calvin Johnson, Rashean Mathis, Glover Quin among Detroit Lions banged up heading into Thanksgiving game

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