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Tucker Boots Ravens Past Lions 18-16

Tucker Boots Ravens Past Lions 18-16

Leon Halip/Getty Images(DETROIT) –  The Baltimore Ravens are getting hot at the right time.
Justin Tucker kicked six field goals, including a franchise-record 61-yarder with 38 seconds remaining, to lift the defending Super Bowl champions over th…

Eagles Rally Past the Lions, 34-20 In the Snow

Eagles Rally Past the Lions, 34-20 In the Snow

Rob Carr Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) — Even with the snow pouring down in south Philadelphia, nothing could stop the Eagles as they defeated the Detroit Lions 34-20 for their fifth straight win.
The Eagles trailed 14-0 at halftime with near-blizzard co…

Lions Dominate the Packers, 40-10 on Thanksgiving Day

Lions Dominate the Packers, 40-10 on Thanksgiving Day

Leon Halip/Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Detroit Lions showed the Green Bay Packers and the rest of America just how well they can play after their 40-10 win over their NFC North rival.
The Lions turned the ball over four times, but you’d never know by …

Buccaneers Hold Off Lions, 24-21

Buccaneers Hold Off Lions, 24-21

Scott Boehm/Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers picked off Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford four times in their 24-21 win over the Lions on Sunday.
Tampa Bay (3-8) forced five turnovers and won their third straight game in the process.

Matthew Stafford Shocks Cowboys, 31-30

Matthew Stafford Shocks Cowboys, 31-30

Leon Halip/Getty Images(DETROIT) — Calvin Johnson came up huge and Matthew Stafford surprised the Cowboys (4-4) on the last play of their final drive with seconds remaining in the Lions (5-3) 31-30 comeback win on Sunday.
Stafford’s one-yard dive into…

Fauria’s Three TD Catches Leads Lions Past Browns

Fauria’s Three TD Catches Leads Lions Past Browns

Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(CLEVELAND) — Lions rookie tight end Joseph Fauria caught three touchdowns, and Detroit scored the final 24 points of the game as it toppled the Cleveland Browns 31-17 Sunday.
“Being a rookie, being young, you have to work…

Lions at Packers Preview

Lions at Packers Preview

Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — An old NFC rivalry will be revisited on Sunday when the Detroit Lions take on the Packers at Lambeau Field.
The Lions are 3-1 and are 2-0 already in their division.  The Packers have won nine in a row at h…

Lions Clobber Patriots 40-9 in Preseason Clash

Lions Clobber Patriots 40-9 in Preseason Clash

Gregory Shamus/Getty Images(DETROIT) –  The Detroit Lions were clicking on all cylinders Thursday, forcing four first-half turnovers on their way to a 40-9 preseason victory over the New England Patriots.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady completed …

Matthew Stafford Signs Contract Extension with Detroit Lions

Matthew Stafford Signs Contract Extension with Detroit Lions

Leon Halip/Getty Images(DETROIT) — Quarterback Matthew Stafford signed a new three-year contract extension with the Detroit Lions on Wednesday, keeping him in the Motor City through the 2017 season. The deal is worth $53 million, with $41.5 million gu…

Report: Stafford Signs Contract Extension with Lions

Report: Stafford Signs Contract Extension with Lions

Leon Halip/Getty Images(DETROIT) — Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford agreed to a new three-year contract extension worth $53 million on Tuesday, according to ESPN.He had two years remaining at $23.5 million under his previous contract. The ne…

Calvin Johnson Breaks Single-Season Receiving Yards Record

Calvin Johnson Breaks Single-Season Receiving Yards Record

Leon Halip /Getty Images(DETROIT) — Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson made history Saturday night.
Johnson caught a 26-yard pass from Matthew Stafford in the fourth quarter of the Lions game versus the Atlanta Falcons, breaking Jerry Rice’s single…

Packers Blow By Lions

Packers Blow By Lions

Tom Lynn /Getty Images(GREEN BAY, Wis.) — In snowy conditions, the Green Bay Packers relied on their running game to beat the Detroit Lions.
Green Bay rushed for 140 yards in a 27-20 comeback win over the Lions on Sunday night at Lambeau Field.
Packer…

Luck Leads Colts’ Comeback Vs. Lions

Luck Leads Colts’ Comeback Vs. Lions

Dave Reginek/Getty Images(DETROIT) – Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck continued his breakout season by erasing a 12-point deficit with under three minutes remaining to guide the Colts to a 35-33 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
Dow…

Luck Leads Colts’ Comeback Vs. Lions

Luck Leads Colts’ Comeback Vs. Lions

Dave Reginek/Getty Images(DETROIT) – Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck continued his breakout season by erasing a 12-point deficit with under three minutes remaining to guide the Colts to a 35-33 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
Dow…

NFL Preview: Texans at Lions

NFL Preview: Texans at Lions

Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Houston Texans will head to Detroit to build on their 9-1 season on Thursday against the Lions.
Houston takes a four-game winning streak into Thursday and quarterback Matt Schaub is coming off a game in whic…

Bears Maul Lions 13-7 In Monday Night Clash

Bears Maul Lions 13-7 In Monday Night Clash

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — The Chicago Bears scratched and clawed their way to a 13-7 victory over the Detroit Lions on Monday night, improving to 5-1 on the season.
Quarterback Jay Cutler bruised his ribs in the second quarter after suff…

Titans Top Lions 44-41 in Overtime Thriller

Titans Top Lions 44-41 in Overtime Thriller

Frederick Breedon/Getty Images(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — The Tennessee Titans beat the Detroit Lions 44-41 in a game that came down to the last play in overtime.
Titans kicker Rob Bironas broke a 41-41 tie by hitting a 26-yard field goal in overtime.  …

Lions Breakout Season Comes To A Close

Lions Breakout Season Comes To A Close

Leon Halip/Getty Images(NEW ORLEANS) — The Motor City will have to wait another year for the opportunity to capture its first Vince Lombardi trophy, after the Detroit Lions loss to the New Orleans Saints Saturday in the NFC Wild Card round, 45-28. It …

Lions Prepare For Wild-Card Showdown Against Saints

Lions Prepare For Wild-Card Showdown Against Saints

NFL/Detroit Lions / New Orleans Saints(NEW ORELANS) — The Detroit Lions will battle the New Orleans Saints in the Big Easy Saturday night in an NFC wild-card showdown.It will be the first time in playoff history that a game is going to feature two qua…

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