1. Chicago Bears Week 14 Stock Report

    The Chicago Bears were riding high heading into their Week 13 matchup with the San Francisco 49ers after knocking off the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Thanksgiving night, ...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 2 months ago 6,738 reads 50 comments

  2. Detroit Lions' Week 14 Stock Report

    In a season filled with devastating losses, the Detroit Lions' 27-23 loss to the Green Bay Packers in Week 13 took the cake, the oven it was baked in and the entire house like a divorce attorney armed with incriminating photos...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 2,505 reads 8 comments

  3. Highlighting the Minnesota Vikings' Biggest Issues After 12 Weeks

    Only seven teams have eight wins or more 13 weeks into the 2015 NFL season, a group that includes the Minnesota Vikings. But it wouldn't be hard to argue that the Vikings have more issues right now than any of the other six teams at 8-4 or better...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 5,015 reads 56 comments

  4. Examining Willie Young's Improvement at Outside Linebacker for the Chicago Bears

    Willie Young led the Chicago Bears in sacks last season, but he struggled earlier this year to adapt to his new role as an outside linebacker. After a slow start to 2015, Young is showing improvement on a weekly basis in Chicago's 3-4 defense...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 2 months ago 645 reads 0 comments

  5. Green Bay Packers' Mini Bye Comes at Perfect Time for Hobbled Offensive Line

    There's no question that the Green Bay Packers ' problems on offense this season, both in the run and passing games, have roots in the injuries to and struggles of the offensive line...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 2 months ago 12,488 reads 27 comments

  6. Detroit Lions' Defensive Line Foundation for Revival, Gives Hope for Future

    Lost in the falling crowd of Green Bay Packers in the end zone and the Detroit Lions ' 45-point explosion on Thanksgiving has been the defensive line. Everyone remembers Ezekiel Ansah 's 3...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 3,324 reads 15 comments

  7. Regardless of Final Record, Detroit Lions Should Not Keep Jim Caldwell

    Life is cruel. The Detroit Lions and their head coach Jim Caldwell surely know this. Three shaky (at best) calls in the last calendar year have gone against the Lions and had a direct impact on the outcome...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 10,401 reads 67 comments

  8. Biggest Takeaways from Chicago Bears' Week 13 Loss

    Wins are hard to come by in the NFL , and the Chicago Bears learned that the hard way in their 26-20 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in Week 13...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 2 months ago 10,348 reads 84 comments

  9. Signing RB John Crockett to Active Roster Is One of Packers' Best Moves in 2015

    On Thursday, just prior to their matchup with the Detroit Lions , the Green Bay Packers announced they had waived rookie running back Alonzo Harris and promoted undrafted rookie John Crockett to the active roster...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 2 months ago 27,565 reads 47 comments

  10. Seahawks vs. Vikings: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for Minnesota

    The Seattle Seahawks came into TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday and absolutely throttled the Minnesota Vikings by a final score of 38-7. Very little went right for the Vikings, as the Seahawks controlled the game essentially from the start to finish...

    Robert Reidell Written by Robert Reidell about 2 months ago 4,654 reads 68 comments

  11. Poor Execution Dooms Chicago Bears in Week 13 Loss to San Francisco 49ers

    The Chicago Bears entered Week 13 with an opportunity to improve to .500 on the season, but they fell to 5-7 on the year following a 26-20 overtime loss to the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday afternoon...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 2 months ago 2,721 reads 36 comments

  12. Blowout Loss to Seahawks Proves Vikings Offense Isn't Postseason Worthy

    As the Minnesota Vikings kept losing pieces on defense and giving up points to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, one truth on the other side of the football became crystal clear: The Vikings just aren't good enough on offense...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 2 months ago 8,574 reads 239 comments

  13. Calvin Johnson Sets Record with 15th Touchdown Against Packers

    Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson recorded his 15th touchdown reception against the Green Bay Packers during Thursday's 27-23 loss, breaking Randy Moss ' old record ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 months ago 1,996 reads 5 comments

  14. Seattle Seahawks vs. Minnesota Vikings: What's the Game Plan for Minnesota?

    The Minnesota Vikings return home to TCF Bank Stadium this weekend for another opportunity to gain league-wide respect with a win over the Seattle Seahawks ...

    Robert Reidell Written by Robert Reidell about 2 months ago 5,149 reads 24 comments

  15. Aaron Rodgers Thinks President Obama Should Celebrate Like Him After a Great Day

    Barack Obama and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers have a profound respect for each other. It was as recently as November when Obama compared himself to Rodgers in the pocket...

    Drew Corrigan Written by Drew Corrigan about 2 months ago 28,119 reads 81 comments

  16. Matthew Stafford Has Reclaimed His Spot as Detroit Lions' Franchise Quarterback

    There will never be a consensus on Matthew Stafford . The Detroit Lions signal-caller has been assigned every label one can pin on a highly drafted quarterback, from bust to ...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 5,469 reads 34 comments

  17. Biggest Takeaways from Green Bay Packers' Week 13 Win

    The Green Bay Packers earned the win over the Detroit Lions on Thursday night with one of the most exciting plays of the 2015 NFL season, a successful 61-yard Hail Mary that will live on as the Motown Miracle...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 2 months ago 14,762 reads 54 comments

  18. Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions: Green Bay Grades, Notes and Quotes

    The Green Bay Packers won in thrilling fashion Thursday night when they beat the Detroit Lions , 27-23, on a Hail Mary with no time left in the game...

    Dan Servodidio Written by Dan Servodidio about 2 months ago 15,516 reads 0 comments

  19. Conservative 2nd-Half Game Plan, Mistakes Doom Lions in Loss to Packers

    The referees didn't beat the Detroit Lions . One could even argue that the Green Bay Packers weren't completely responsible for their improbable 27-23 win...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 2,066 reads 9 comments

  20. Miracle Finish Saves Green Bay, but Big Problems Still Loom for Hobbled Packers

    Happy birthday, Aaron Rodgers . On a night when it appeared that the reeling Green Bay Packers were about to be dealt another devastating blow, their MVP quarterback reached ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 2 months ago 133,951 reads 324 comments

  21. Chicago Bears Run Defense Will Be Key vs. San Francisco 49ers in Week 13

    After finishing the 2014 season ranked 30th in total defense after allowing 377.1 yards per game, the Chicago Bears sit 19th in total defense in 2015 — allowing 343.1 yards per game under new defensive coordinator Vic Fangio...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 2 months ago 4,692 reads 17 comments

  22. Aaron Rodgers Carrying Heaviest Load of Career for Struggling Packers Offense

    Forget the Fail Mary. And, just for a moment, forget how much the Green Bay Packers ' offense has struggled so far in 2015. Right now, it is the time of the Motown Miracle...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 2 months ago 5,231 reads 18 comments

  23. Lions Blow Chance at Improbable Playoff Push with Heartbreaking Loss to Packers

    It's amazing how quickly fortunes can change in the NFL . The Detroit Lions were one play away from getting back into the playoff picture, but now it seems their season will end with nothing but disappointment...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 6,185 reads 47 comments

  24. Ameer Abdullah, Joique Bell Post-Week 13 Fantasy Advice

    The Detroit Lions running game came up mostly empty once again Thursday in a 27-23 loss to the Green Bay Packers . The Lions, who have only four rushing touchdowns this season, failed to find the end zone on the ground Thursday...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 3,391 reads 3 comments

  25. Eddie Lacy, James Starks, John Crockett Post-Week 13 Fantasy Advice

    The Green Bay Packers shook out of a massive midseason funk in Thursday's 27-23 Hail Mary win but must address what's become a very limited offense—particularly in the run game...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 17,000 reads 32 comments