1. Players-Only Meetings Have Aided Detroit Lions Secondary

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- They all are in the room by 7:30 every Thursday morning. No coaches are around. It's a players-only meeting by design.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  2. Bush Believes He Can Still Be Threat When Healthy

    Lions running back Reggie Bush stood by his locker Thursday with a jersey from Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans laid out on a nearby stool.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 68 reads 1 comments

  3. Vikings Will Have to Be Aware of Calvin Johnson This Time vs. Lions

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- In hilariously animated fashion after the Minnesota Vikings ' last NFC North road win -- on Sept. 30, 2012 -- former Vikings safety Jamarca Sanford began his diatribe about slowing down the Detroit Lions ' passing attack thusly...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  4. Lions vs. Vikings Preview

    The most recent time the Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings played, Calvin Johnson was on the bench, Teddy Bridgewater had one of the worst games of his rookie season, and the Lions' defense continued to be dominant...

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  5. Is A.J. Hawk Near the End with the Packers?

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Maybe A.J. Hawk is just another accomplished NFL player nearing the end of his career.....

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  6. Will the Green Bay Packers Struggle This Week Against Buffalo?

    Well, the Atlanta Falcons game didn't go as smooth as most Green Bay Packers fans were probably hoping. But luckily for you, fantasy football revolves mostly on the offensive side of the ball...

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  7. Sam Barrington Gains Notice

    Green Bay — Players in the Green Bay Packers locker room rave about Sam Barrington unprompted. The pop. The violence. His presence.....

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  8. Julius Peppers Calls for Packers Defense to 'step on the Gas'

    GREEN BAY—At times, Julius Peppers will speak to the defense prior to practice, to sharpen the unit's edge.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 381 reads 0 comments

  9. Vikings' Matt Kalil Sends Volley Back at Pro Football Focus

    Matt Kalil is no fan of Pro Football Focus, the website that deems him one of the worst tackles in the NFL ...

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  10. Bostic Will Play in Middle for Injured Williams After Excelling in Role

    Jon Bostic's performance against the Cowboys gave new meaning to the age-old football coach's response, “I'll have to see the film...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 13 days ago 1,718 reads 0 comments

  11. Saints vs. Bears: What Are Experts Saying About Chicago?

    Well, when we all looked at the schedule to start the year, we never thought we'd look at this game as a contest of the two most disappointing teams in the NFL . Despite the dueling 5-8 records, the show must go on in prime time...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 13 days ago 9,678 reads 16 comments

  12. Patterson and Zimmer 'Had a Little Heart-to-Heart Talk'

    Cordarrelle Patterson has gone two games without a catch, and after playing just three offensive snaps in the Week 13 win over the Panthers , the wide receiver got just one Sunday against the Jets ...

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  13. Detroit Lions — Matthew Stafford's 39 Sacks a Concern

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  14. Packers Calendar: Davon House Goes Through Tests

    The Green Bay Packers release their final injury report of the week on Friday, and cornerback Davon House is one player whose status is still up in the air...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 13 days ago 164 reads 0 comments

  15. Detroit Lions' Cassius Vaughn Settling into Nickel Role

    The Detroit Lions planned on Bill Bentley being the team's starting nickelback, but he tore his ACL in the season opener...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 13 days ago 341 reads 0 comments

  16. Green Bay's WR Duo Putting Aaron Rodgers, Packers in NFC Driver's Seat

    Jordy Nelson isn't the MVP front-runner, and Randall Cobb isn't in the "best ever" conversation. Neither is dating actress Olivia Munn or starring in State Farm commercials with Saturday Night Live alums...

    Sean Jensen Written by Sean Jensen about 13 days ago 39,191 reads 94 comments

  17. Aaron Kromer Apology Adds to Bears' Ever-Growing Dysfunction

    The bad news keeps coming for the Bears . Reports of dysfunction at Halas Hall have been abundant all season, but the latest might be the strangest yet...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 13 days ago 258 reads 0 comments

  18. Detroit Lions Will Play Theo Riddick Against Vikings; Benching Was 'Anomaly'

    Jim Caldwell said Theo Riddick would continue to play even when Reggie Bush was healthy enough to return to the field...

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  19. Green Bay Packers vs. Buffalo Bills: Complete Week 15 Preview for Green Bay

    The last Green Bay saw of neck-bearded Kyle Orton , he was putting a stop to a 19-game winning streak that included a Super Bowl championship and one of the greatest starts to a season in NFL history...

    Peter Sowards Written by Peter Sowards about 13 days ago 7,395 reads 5 comments

  20. Green Bay Packers vs. Buffalo Bills: Breaking Down Green Bay's Game Plan

    Heading into the game, both the Buffalo Bills and the Green Bay Packers are hoping to extend their chances to make the playoffs. The Packers, at 10-3, have overcome their slow 1-2 start to 2014...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 13 days ago 4,185 reads 6 comments

  21. New Orleans Saints vs. Chicago Bears: Breaking Down the Bears' Game Plan

    Since the MLB Winter Meetings began, the Bears ’ struggles have become something of an afterthought in the city of Chicago, but that only will last until Monday, when the New Orleans Saints come marching in ...

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  22. New Orleans Saints vs. Chicago Bears: Complete Week 15 Preview for Chicago

    The Chicago Bears continued their downward spiral in Week 14, losing to the Dallas Cowboys . The Bears dropped to 5-8 on the season following their 41-28 loss on Thursday Night Football ...

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  23. Ranking the Green Bay Packers' Most Memorable Snow Games Since 1970

    There's nothing like an NFL game played in the snow. It can turn even a contest between two bad teams into an entertaining spectacle...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 13 days ago 3,551 reads 9 comments

  24. Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions: Complete Week 15 Preview for Detroit

    The Minnesota Vikings make their annual trek to Ford Field to take on the Detroit Lions this Sunday. Oddsmakers might not see much of a game brewing (Detroit -8.5 per Odds Shark )...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 13 days ago 4,516 reads 9 comments

  25. Aaron Kromer Makes Emotional Apology to Offense for Remarks on Jay Cutler

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