4:16 PM EST, Tue November 21, 2017
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago
The Vikings will stick with Case Keenum at QB against the Lions

The Vikings will stick with Case Keenum at QB against the Lions

The Vikings have tinkered with the idea of returning Teddy Bridgewater to his starting role at quarterback but won't try it this week against the Lions on Thanksgiving.
Pride Of Detroit 2 hours ago

Week 12 scouting report: Have the Vikings changed since Week 4 vs. Lions?

How much different will this matchup look like? It was less than two months ago when the Detroit Lions suffocated the Minnesota Vikings offense on their way to a huge road victory in the division. The Lions pushed themselves to a 3-1 record that day, while the loss sent the Vikings down to 2-2. Since...
Grand Rapids Press 3 hours ago

Power rankings: Lions are climbing but have huge test vs. Vikings

The Lions are hovering around the top 10 of most lists, but they can take a leap this week if they're able to knock off a Vikings team that's making everyone's top five.
Pride Of Detroit 4 hours ago

Lions Song of the Game: ‘Survival of the Fittest’ by Mobb Deep

Detroit survived Week 11’s test at Soldier Field, but there’s a war going on outside, and the Lions can’t hide forever from their matchup with the Vikings. For the second week in a row, the mantra for the Detroit Lions remained: Survive and advance. It wasn’t supposed to be this way against...
Grand Rapids Press 2 hours ago
Ezekiel Ansah back, Jamal Agnew out as Lions begin Thanksgiving preparations

Ezekiel Ansah back, Jamal Agnew out as Lions begin Thanksgiving preparations

Rookie return man Jamal Agnew and running back Dwayne Washington were the only Lions players to sit out the practice.
Pride Of Detroit 10 hours ago

Tuesday open thread: How important is Ezekiel Ansah to the Lions defense?

Ziggy may return this week. How big would that be for Detroit? The Detroit Lions have been without Ezekiel Ansah for the past two weeks because of a back injury. On Monday, the Lions listed Ansah as “limited” in their practice report, although the team didn’t...
Pride Of Detroit 16 mins ago
Detroit Lions waive DT Khyri Thornton

Detroit Lions waive DT Khyri Thornton

The Lions defensive line just got a little thinner, but the team has an open roster spot. Just two days before their big showdown with the Minnesota Vikings, the Detroit Lions made an interesting roster move. On Tuesday, the team waived defensive tackle Khyri Thornton. Detroit did not announce a corresponding move, meaning they now have a free spot on their roster. The move comes after poor back-to-back performances from the Lions defensive line. Against the Browns and Bears, Detroit gave up an average of 211.5 rushing yards per game. The Lions have also struggled to generate any sort of...
NFL Trade Rumors 22 hours ago

Saints Waive LB Adam Bighill

The New Orleans Saints officially waived LB Adam Bighill on Monday. The expectation is that Bighill will likely return to the team’s practice squad after clearing waivers. Bighill, 28, wound up going undrafted out of Central Washington back in 2011 and eventually agreed to a deal with the BC Lions....
Pride Of Detroit 6 hours ago
VIDEO: Did Tahir Whitehead intentionally step on a Bears player’s leg?

VIDEO: Did Tahir Whitehead intentionally step on a Bears player’s leg?

The Lions are facing another accusation of a stomp. Another Detroit Lions player is under fire for a potential dirty move after the play. Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune noted that after a short Jordan Howard run on the first possession of Sunday’s game, Lions linebacker Tahir Whitehead steps on the lower leg of Bears left tackle Charles Leno. Check it out: Intentional act? #Lions LB Tahir Whitehead stepped on #Bears LT Charles Leno after play. https://t.co/nNEWnfDHkM pic.twitter.com/yMW1EvaNVH— Brad Biggs (@BradBiggs) November 21, 2017 Sensationalists will call it a stomp, but...
Pride Of Detroit 20 hours ago
Monday Night Football open thread: Falcons at Seahawks

Monday Night Football open thread: Falcons at Seahawks

Come watch “Monday Night Football” with us. Week 11 is coming to a close and the Detroit Lions are likely already knee deep in preparation for the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday. However, they may want to lift their eyes from their Microsoft Surfaces for a moment on Monday night, as a big NFC matchup awaits. The 6-3 Seattle Seahawks are hosting the 5-4 Atlanta Falcons in a game that could have huge playoff implications come December. What those implications will be and how it relates to the Lions is unclear right now. Which team should the Lions root for on Monday night? The answer is...

More Lions Rumors & News

DT Khyri Thornton cut by Lions after struggling in return from suspension

DT Khyri Thornton cut by Lions after struggling in return from suspension

The Detroit Lions have announced they cut reserve defensive tackle Khyri Thornton. And interestingly enough, they did not announce a corresponding move.
Lions preview show: Why Detroit looks doomed on Thanksgiving

Lions preview show: Why Detroit looks doomed on Thanksgiving

The Lions have won three straight games. They've also won three straight against Minnesota, and four in a row on Thanksgiving. Yet we're picking them to lose.
Grand Rapids Press 4 hours ago
Lions now tied for NFC's last playoff spot but still on outside looking in

Lions now tied for NFC's last playoff spot but still on outside looking in

The Lions still have ground to make up after losing the head-to-head tiebreaker to their top competition for the wildcard spots.
Jim Caldwell: 'Highly doubt' Tahir Whitehead intentionally stepped on Bears player

Jim Caldwell: 'Highly doubt' Tahir Whitehead intentionally stepped on Bears player

The Detroit Lions have stomped on Bears players before, but Jim Caldwell says he believes this one was an accident.
Lions QB Matthew Stafford has rediscovered the deep ball

Lions QB Matthew Stafford has rediscovered the deep ball

CHICAGO -- When Mathew Stafford cut the ball loose, Marvin Jones wasn't open yet. And it didn't matter. Let's roll back the tape tothe second quarter of Sunday's win against Chicago. Detroit already trailed 17-7, but had driven to the...
Grand Rapids Press Nov 20, 2017
Lions' wins against Bears and Browns featured same problems and answers

Lions' wins against Bears and Browns featured same problems and answers

From 10-0 holes to 200-yard rushing performances allowed, Detroit's wins over struggling teams the past two weeks present some issues to correct before the first-place Vikings come to town.
Playoff picture: Lions ride three-game winning streak to cusp of NFC field

Playoff picture: Lions ride three-game winning streak to cusp of NFC field

They're currently just a half-game back of the Seahawks for the sixth seed, pending tonight's game between Seattle and Atlanta on Monday Night Football.
3 things we learned: Suddenly, Matthew Stafford is the NFL's No. 1 deep passer

3 things we learned: Suddenly, Matthew Stafford is the NFL's No. 1 deep passer

It wasn't easy or pretty, but the Detroit Lions held on for a 27-24 win Sunday against the Chicago Bears.
Grand Rapids Press Nov 20, 2017
Up next: Lions look to sweep Vikings, win fifth straight on Thanksgiving

Up next: Lions look to sweep Vikings, win fifth straight on Thanksgiving

The game with the Vikings is a rematch of last year's Thanksgiving Day game.
Snap counts: Lions defensive linemen struggle with increased workload

Snap counts: Lions defensive linemen struggle with increased workload

The Detroit Lions escaped with a 27-24 win Sunday against the Bears. Here's an analysis of how the snap counts were distributed.

Lions Player News

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    Matthew Stafford

    Lions QB Matthew Stafford has rediscovered the deep ball

  • 1 Ezekiel Ansah

    Ezekiel Ansah

    Ezekiel Ansah back, Jamal Agnew out as Lions begin Thanksgiving preparations

  • 1 Khyri Thornton

    Khyri Thornton

    Detroit Lions waive DT Khyri Thornton

  • 1 Dwayne Washington

    Dwayne Washington

    Ezekiel Ansah back, Jamal Agnew out as Lions begin Thanksgiving preparations

  • 1 Jamal Agnew

    Jamal Agnew

    Ezekiel Ansah back, Jamal Agnew out as Lions begin Thanksgiving preparations

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