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Oct 18, 2017
Sports Illustrated: Matthew Stafford is the second-best QB in the NFL right now

Sports Illustrated: Matthew Stafford is the second-best QB in the NFL right now

According to one analyst, Stafford is still the second-best quarterback in the league right now. Only Tom Brady is better.
Oct 17, 2017
Lions gunner Don Carey is touring Metro Detroit after release of new book

Lions gunner Don Carey is touring Metro Detroit after release of new book

It has been a remarkable journey for Carey, a Grand Rapids native who is in his seventh year with the Detroit Lions.
Oct 17, 2017
With Matthew Stafford sidelined, Jake Rudock gets in some valuable work

With Matthew Stafford sidelined, Jake Rudock gets in some valuable work

Coach Jim Caldwell called for one last practice before players headed into some badly needed off time. And players like Rudock got some quality reps they typically don't get during the regular practice week.
Oct 17, 2017
Lions punter Sam Martin activated from non-football injury list

Lions punter Sam Martin activated from non-football injury list

ALLEN PARK -- Sam Martin is back. The Detroit Lions activated their top punter Tuesday morning, and he was on the practice field a few minutes later for the first time since June. Martin has been on the non-football injury...
Oct 17, 2017
Matthew Stafford, Anthony Zettel, Glover Quin among 10 starters missing practice

Matthew Stafford, Anthony Zettel, Glover Quin among 10 starters missing practice

Sam Martin practiced for the first time since the summer. And it seemed he was about the only guy practicing.
Oct 16, 2017
Matthew Stafford: 'The QB of this team will fight 'til 3 zeroes are on the clock'

Matthew Stafford: 'The QB of this team will fight 'til 3 zeroes are on the clock'

Even as the hits added up, and the offensive linemen went out, and the scoreboard got ever more lopsided, he never entertained the idea of coming out.
Oct 16, 2017
Jamal Agnew giveth, and Jamal Agnew taketh away

Jamal Agnew giveth, and Jamal Agnew taketh away

Bob Quinn couldn't help but rave about Agnew's potential as a return man. He also cautioned that the San Diego product would require time to develop. He was right on both accounts.
Oct 16, 2017
The Lions need Taylor Decker, and they need him right now

The Lions need Taylor Decker, and they need him right now

There is no question who is the Detroit Lions' most indispensable player. And there's little question who is No. 2. Not anymore.
Oct 15, 2017
Inside the locker room: '(Bleep) Aaron Rodgers'

Inside the locker room: '(Bleep) Aaron Rodgers'

There weren't many guys saying a whole lot. The frustration was palpable. Especially when someone asked Nevin Lawson about that silver lining -- Aaron Rodgers suffering a broken clavicle that could end his season.
Oct 15, 2017
Jim Caldwell does little to explain why DE Cornelius Washington didn't play

Jim Caldwell does little to explain why DE Cornelius Washington didn't play

Facing a dynamic running game Sunday in New Orleans, you'd figure a player like that would be needed. Instead, the Lions chose not to dress him at all.
Oct 15, 2017
Lions gutted by injuries to some of their biggest names, causing confusion

Lions gutted by injuries to some of their biggest names, causing confusion

Safety Glover Quin (brain), receiver Golden Tate (shoulder) and left tackle Greg Robinson (ankle) were among the notable players who could not return because of injuries, while others like right tackle Rick Wagner and quarterback Matthew Stafford played through ailments of their own.
Oct 15, 2017

Quick observations from the Lions' wild, mistake-riddled loss in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS -- Matthew Stafford opened the game by fumbling the ball in his own end zone. New Orleans fell on it for an easy touchdown. For the Detroit Lions, there was nowhere to go but up from there. Then...
Oct 15, 2017
Watch Golden Tate spin and flip into the end zone for a 45-yard TD

Watch Golden Tate spin and flip into the end zone for a 45-yard TD

Golden Tate said he probably wouldn't flip into the end zone again. What a beautiful lie that was.
Oct 15, 2017
Lions lose T.J. Lang, their hottest offensive lineman

Lions lose T.J. Lang, their hottest offensive lineman

With Matthew Stafford slowed by an ankle injury, the Detroit Lions need to protect their star quarterback more than ever.

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