1. Barry Sanders Comments on Calvin Johnson's Potential Retirement

    As the Detroit Lions seem likely to face a future without wide receiver Calvin Johnson , former running back Barry Sanders is speaking out about the potential ramifications for the franchise...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 15,076 reads 24 comments

  2. NFL Play of the Year 2015-16: Award Winner, Voting Results and Reaction

    In what might’ve been the most sure-fire bet at Saturday’s NFL Honors, Aaron Rodgers ’ game-winning Hail Mary touchdown pass that propelled the Green Bay Packers ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 days ago 8,591 reads 12 comments

  3. Al Golden Hired as Lions TE Coach: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Former Miami Hurricanes head coach Al Golden is moving on to the next phase of his career, agreeing to terms with the Detroit Lions as the team's tight ends coach...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 days ago 9,071 reads 29 comments

  4. Insider Buzz: Lions Hope Megatron Will Change Mind on Retirement, Redo Contract

    As reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter , Calvin Johnson has told the Detroit Lions he will retire, much to the dismay of Lions fans everywhere...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 3,911 reads 4 comments

  5. Insider Buzz: Julius Peppers Plans to Play Next Season Even If Cut by Packers

    Coming off a 10.5-sack season, veteran pass-rusher Julius Peppers believes he has plenty of game left and plans to play next season even if the Green Bay Packers release him...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 11,064 reads 20 comments

  6. Calvin Johnson Reportedly Told Jim Caldwell He Plans to Retire

    Calvin Johnson hasn't made an official announcement yet, but ESPN.com's Adam Schefter reported Sunday the Detroit Lions wide receiver spoke to his family, as well as Lions head coach Jim Caldwell, about his intention to retire this offseason...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 days ago 387,623 reads 472 comments

  7. Randy Edsall to Lions: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Detroit Lions have added Randy Edsall to Jim Caldwell's staff as the director of football research and special projects, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 days ago 8,301 reads 19 comments

  8. Lifelong Chicago Sports Fan Shades Bears' Jay Cutler in Obituary

    There is nothing in the universe quite as determined and unforgiving as a sports fan once scorned. In fact, sports fans' grudges are sometimes so powerful that they carry on to the grave...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 11 days ago 150,750 reads 259 comments

  9. Kevin Anderson Hired as Head of Lions Football Operations

    The Detroit Lions will reportedly hire former New England Patriots director of player development Kevin Anderson as their chief of staff, assistant to the general manager, per Detroit Lions senior writer Tim Twentyman on Thursday...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 12 days ago 9,038 reads 29 comments

  10. Insider Buzz: Packers Not Expected to Select Linebacker Early in 2016 NFL Draft

    The Green Bay Packers have a few needs on the defensive side of the football heading into 2016, but they might not address one of them right away...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 13 days ago 11,886 reads 59 comments

  11. ESPN 30 for 30 'The '85 Bears': TV Schedule and Documentary Preview

    Watching Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton this season has been a genuine joy for many football fans, but he also irritated some supporters of the teams he beat on the way to the Super Bowl because of his celebrations and dancing...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 12,470 reads 3 comments

  12. Insider Buzz: Packers GM Denies Clash with McCarthy over Free-Agent Spending

    The Green Bay Packers have been notoriously frugal when it comes to free-agent spending, but the general manager denies that a clash about the subject ever occurred...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 14 days ago 8,141 reads 25 comments

  13. Mike McCarthy Reportedly 'Fed Up' with GM Ted Thompson's Free-Agency Approach

    The Green Bay Packers have been one of the top teams in the NFL the past decade, qualifying for the playoffs eight times and winning Super Bowl XLV...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 16 days ago 91,574 reads 132 comments

  14. Terrell Sinkfield, CFL WR, to Vikings: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    Minnesota Vikings announced they have signed CFL wide receiver Terrell Sinkfield. The details of the contract have not been released as of yet. ESPN.com's Ben Goessling initially reported the news...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 18 days ago 19,490 reads 34 comments

  15. Lions' Ziggy Ansah Delivers 94,000 Water Bottles to Flint, Michigan

    In the wake of tragedy, there are often some of the greatest displays of human generosity. Such is the case with the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Detroit Lions star Ziggy Ansah wanted to ensure he would be part of that kind of benevolence...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 18 days ago 81,747 reads 114 comments

  16. Packers Fire Running Backs Coach Sam Gash: Latest Details, Reaction

    Three days after their season ended in heartbreaking fashion, the Green Bay Packers are making changes to the coaching staff for 2016, hoping to ignite a spark in their stagnant rushing attack...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 14,152 reads 43 comments

  17. Insider Buzz: Eddie Lacy's Future with Packers in Question After Cardinals Game

    Eddie Lacy 's best run of Saturday night's divisional-round loss against the Arizona Cardinals might have paradoxically proved to be his undoing...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 21 days ago 14,147 reads 35 comments

  18. Mike McCarthy Comments on Eddie Lacy's Weight, 2015 Performance

    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy discussed Eddie Lacy 's weight issues Monday after the third-year running back had a disappointing 2015 season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 22 days ago 400,851 reads 156 comments

  19. Aaron Rodgers, NFL Spokesman and More Comment on Coin Toss from Divisional Game

    While there were some memorable moments in Saturday night's NFC Divisional Round game between the Green Bay Packers and Arizona Cardinals , a wild finish thanks to a Hail Mary ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 23 days ago 56,393 reads 139 comments

  20. Do Packers Need Overhaul on Offense to Set Up 2016 Super Bowl Run?

    The Green Bay Packers ' season is over after a close overtime loss to the Arizona Cardinals in the divisional round on Saturday...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 24 days ago 5,360 reads 71 comments

  21. Aaron Rodgers' Heroics Not Enough to Save Packers in Instant-Classic Loss

    There have already been a couple of wild endings in the 2015-16 NFL postseason, but Saturday night's finish between the Green Bay Packers and the Arizona Cardinals topped all of them...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 24 days ago 33,174 reads 196 comments

  22. Lions GM Bob Quinn's First Big Decision, Retaining Jim Caldwell, Is Right Call

    New Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn just retained the head coach of a 2014 playoff team that lost seven of its first eight games in 2015—and he was right to do it...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 25 days ago 56,965 reads 109 comments

  23. Jim Caldwell Retained as Lions HC: Latest Comments and Reaction

    A year after leading the Detroit Lions to a playoff berth, head coach Jim Caldwell looked to be out of a job halfway through the 2015 campaign. But a midseason turnaround apparently saved him...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 25 days ago 41,220 reads 118 comments

  24. Aaron Rodgers Says All Pressure Will Be on Cardinals in Playoff Matchup

    Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers found their offense during Wild Card Weekend in a 35-18 victory over Washington ...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 26 days ago 7,287 reads 32 comments

  25. Packers' Aaron Rodgers Would Buy an NHL Team with Powerball Winnings

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers may soon become a two-sport athlete—sort of. Along with the rest of the country, No. 12 will be hoping his Powerball numbers match those belonging to the six winning digits in the $1...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 27 days ago 76,302 reads 148 comments