1. Detroit Lions Defense Blossoming into Run-Stuffing Machine

    Opposing teams are learning the hard way they cannot run against the Detroit Lions . The fearsome Lions defense is getting so good against the run that enemy offenses are reluctant to even try and challenge the top-ranked unit...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 10 days ago 3,990 reads 17 comments

  2. Detroit Lions' Nick Fairley Rejects Plea Offer in DUI Case

    Detroit Lions defensive lineman Nick Fairley decided Tuesday not to take a plea offer in his 2012 DUI and reckless driving case...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 days ago 63 reads 0 comments

  3. Lions DT Nick Fairley in Mobile for DUI Hearing

    Detroit Lions defensive tackle and former Auburn Tigers football star Nick Fairley is back in his hometown of Mobile today, but it isn't for the holidays...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 11 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  4. Lions' Ihedigbo: 'We're the Best Safety Tandem in NFL'

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 days ago 658 reads 1 comments

  5. The Lions Need to Do Whatever Possible to Keep Suh

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- When the Detroit Lions halted contract talks with Ndamukong Suh prior to the start of training camp this season, it became the latest in a line of risky chances in retaining the All-Pro defensive tackle...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 11 days ago 57 reads 0 comments

  6. Fauria Apologizes for Tweet at Russell Wilson

    Joseph Fauria started his Sunday with a touchdown catch -- and dance -- in the Detroit Lions ' 34-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers .....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 11 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  7. Report: Lions to Re-Sign TE Kellen Davis

    The Lions will re-sign a player they cut two weeks ago, reports Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, tweeting that the team plans to add tight end Kellen Davis back to its roster today...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 days ago 79 reads 0 comments

  8. Lions' T.J. Jones' Rookie Season Over, Stays on PUP

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  9. Detroit Lions Must Play Better If Team Hopes to Win in January

    The Detroit Lions managed to vanquish the visiting Tampa Bay Buccaneers 34-17 in Week 14, but the victory exposed how far Detroit still has to go in order to become a viable playoff contender...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 12 days ago 1,808 reads 5 comments

  10. Caldwell Explains Why Theo Riddick Was Benched in Favor of Reggie Bush

    ALLEN PARK -- Detroit Lions tailback Theo Riddick played well while filling in for Reggie Bush. Sometimes really well...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  11. Jim Caldwell Explains Why Theo Riddick Was Benched in Favor of Reggie Bush

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  12. Jim Caldwell Talks Ndamukong Suh Hit, Wants Penalties Cut Down

    Ndamukong Suh picked up a roughing the passer penalty Sunday when his forearm moved into the head/neck area of Tampa Bay quarterback Josh McCown, and on Monday Lions coach Jim Caldwell said he at least understood where the flag came from...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  13. Why Won't the Lions Play Theo Riddick More?

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 12 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  14. Understanding Why Theo Riddick Didn't Play Offense Sunday

    DETROIT -- He had established a role throughout most of the season, showing his ability to run routes and make decisive cuts. Theo Riddick made his worth in big plays, too, including two huge ones in Week 8 against Atlanta ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 12 days ago 201 reads 0 comments

  15. Josh McCown Is a Fan of Ndamukong Suh

    DETROIT -- After taking a bunch of hits from Ndamukong Suh in Sunday's 34-17 loss, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown was singing the praises of the Detroit Lions defensive tackle...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 12 days ago 104 reads 0 comments

  16. James Ihedigbo: Lions Have Best Safety Tandem in NFL

    Back in Week 11, Around The NFL 's Chris Wesseling postulated that Detroit Lions safeties James Ihedigbo and Glover Quinn -- at the time -- could be considered the best duo in the NFL...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  17. Patience with Run Game Pays off for Joique Bell, Lions

    Through most of Sunday's game, the Lions ' run game struggled against the Buccaneers ' formidable front, anchored by tackle Gerald McCoy...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  18. Detroit Lions Hit Bucs QB Josh McCown so Hard, They Felt Sorry for Him

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 126 reads 0 comments

  19. It's What You Didn't See in Detroit Lions Win That Was Actually Noteworthy

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  20. Schematic Role and Good Health Leading to More Interceptions

    The interceptions keep piling up for Glover Quin. By hauling in a deflected pass in the second quarter of the Detroit Lions ' 34-17 win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , the veteran safety extended his career-high pick total to five...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 12 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  21. 6 Takeaways from Detroit Lions' 34-17 Win over Tampa Bay

    The Detroit Lions secured an important 34-17 victory over the visiting Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday to improve their record to 9-4. Getting the win was great, but the uneven performance doesn't exactly inspire confidence in any postseason fate...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 12 days ago 5,485 reads 14 comments

  22. Detroit 34, Tampa Bay 17: Defense Dominates; Lions Now 9-4

    Larry Warford caught himself sitting on the sideline today, staring out at the field as his defense turned Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown into its own personal tackling dummy...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 days ago 112 reads 0 comments

  23. Joique Bell's Late-Season Resurgence Proving Huge for Lions Offense

    The Detroit Lions motored their way past the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on Sunday, racing to a 34-17 victory...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 12 days ago 3,483 reads 22 comments

  24. Johnson on Home Victory over Bucs

    Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson talks about the team's home victory over the Buccaneers on Sunday...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 13 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  25. Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Detroit Lions: Full Report Card Grades for Detroit

    The Detroit Lions ' offensive problems won't be a topic of discussion this week, as the boys in Honolulu Blue thrashed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers by a score of 34-17...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 13 days ago 5,813 reads 23 comments