1. Biggest Takeaways from Detroit Lions' Week 3 Loss

    The only takeaway that matters from Sunday night's game is the Detroit Lions ' 0-3 start. Suffice it to say, it doesn't bode well for future success—not with a trip to Seattle ...

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  2. Is 0-3 a Death Blow for the Underachieving Detroit Lions?

    This was supposed to be a new era for the Detroit Lions . Instead, disappointment abounds for head coach Jim Caldwell and his crew after an underwhelming 0-3 start. You likely saw all of the stats regarding teams that lose their first two games...

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  3. 3 Adjustments Detroit Lions Must Make in Week 3 Matchup with Broncos

    The Detroit Lions are 0-2. How many times have you read that this week along with a stat saying Detroit has barely better than a 1-in-10 chance of making the playoffs? Don't fret, Lions fans...

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  4. Detroit Lions Week 3 Stock Report

    This was supposed to be the week the Detroit Lions returned to .500 and revived their playoff hopes. Instead, Lions fans are being deluged with the dreaded 0-2 stats (only 12 percent ...

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  5. How Detroit Lions Can Fix Struggling Defense, Right Ship Early in Season

    Let's be clear: The Detroit Lions have lost their first two games because of self-inflicted wounds. And if the Lions don't get right defensively, this season won't get off life support...

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  6. Biggest Takeaways from Detroit Lions' Week 2 Loss

    Every time the Detroit Lions seemed to finally turn a corner against the Minnesota Vikings , something happened. The Vikings did do enough to win this game. Adrian Peterson went over 100 yards for the first time this year by running hard...

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  7. Detroit Lions Must Regain Offensive Balance, Rediscover Running Game

    The Detroit Lions didn't run the ball poorly against the Minnesota Vikings. That would imply they actually ran it at all...

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  8. 6 Bold Predictions for Detroit Lions' Week 2 Matchup

    Last week didn't go according to plan for the Detroit Lions . Calvin Johnson was supposed to score two touchdowns and pour on at least 150 yards. That wasn't bold enough for some...

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  9. Detroit Lions Week 2 Stock Report

    For the first time in this young season, the Detroit Lions ' weekly stock report includes three stock-down players as opposed to the regular two. No, the sky isn't falling. And no, this team hasn't been eliminated from the playoff picture yet...

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  10. 5 Adjustments Detroit Lions Must Make in Week 2 Matchup with Minnesota Vikings

    It turns out there aren't any voter polls or playoff committees in the NFL . One loss—no matter how disheartening—doesn't derail a season, so the Detroit Lions can suit up next week with the same hopes they held last month...

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  11. 5 Biggest Takeaways from Detroit Lions' Week 1 Loss

    Don't worry. Soon, the Detroit Lions conversation will turn to the Minnesota Vikings and the rest of the season, but we can't move on yet. There were too many important lessons to be learned from that rough road trip out west...

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  12. Detroit Lions Show Same Faults in Week 1 That Haunted Team in 2014

    The Detroit Lions ' 33-28 season-opening loss to the San Diego Chargers will only count as one defeat in the standings. It did, however, signal a continuation of the same problems that plagued this team last year...

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  13. 5 Bold Predictions for Detroit Lions' Week 1 Matchup

    Has your significant other noticed? Has he or she seen the extra bounce in your step? Noted that you seem open to every suggestion and even smiled when asked to take out the trash? Football season has that kind of effect on people...

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  14. Detroit Lions Week 1 Stock Report

    It's fitting that the first day of school for half of your Facebook feed doubles as the day we shed the preseason label and start discussing real live football. But first, take a moment and collect yourself...

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  15. How Detroit Lions Match Up with San Diego Chargers in Week 1

    More often than not, the preseason raises more questions than it answers. Yes, you get clarity regarding the Detroit Lions ' fourth and fifth receivers, but who will handle the ...

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  16. Detroit Lions: Breaking Down Final Roster and Week 1 Starters

    The next snap the Detroit Lions take won't have roster ramifications. You've waited eight excruciating months to wipe the taste of a poor pass interference call and an offensive meltdown from of your mouth...

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  17. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 4 of Preseason

    The NFL offseason didn't bring much change for the Detroit Lions . While the defections were highly publicized (and costly in one instance), the majority of last year's team has returned with an eye toward building on last season's successes...

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  18. Detroit Lions Proving Defensive Depth Far Outweighs Lack of Depth on Offense

    The last preseason game is for the fringe players to put enough on tape for roster inclusion or to entice another team to pull the trigger. It's also an opportunity to understand where a team's depth holds strong and where it lags a bit...

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  19. Detroit Lions Preseason: Week 4 Stock Report

    The last preseason stock report is finally here. The Detroit Lions will play honest-to-goodness consequence-riddled football this month. Heck, we're cruising toward a single-digit-day count...

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  20. Detroit Lions' Offensive Line Transition Going Better Than Expected

    An offensive line can be a quarterback's best friend. It can also be that friend who always needs to borrow a couple of bucks or says something inappropriate in front of your other friends, which makes you question the friendship...

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  21. Updated 53-Man Roster Projections for Detroit Lions Post Preseason Week 3

    The first roster cut-down day is at the door with the final act following closely behind. It's time for the Detroit Lions to pull the trigger on some tough decisions. And the players know the deal...

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  22. Slow Detroit Lions' Dress Rehearsal Start Shows Hidden Improvements

    Don't be lazy. It's easy to look at the Detroit Lions ' dress rehearsal and presume the worst. They couldn't find an offensive rhythm to start, and the mortal Blake Bortles looked like a seasoned veteran tuning up for the season...

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  23. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 3 of Preseason

    It takes years for the offseason months to melt away, and then training camp goes by in the blink of an eye...

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  24. Detroit Lions Preseason: Week 3 Stock Report

    While the world's stock markets have crashed and spiked harder than a Tim Tebow dropback , the Detroit Lions have seemed mostly even keel from the outside. But beneath the layers, we need to measure a few movements...

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  25. Breaking Down Detroit Lions' Preseason Injury Situation

    Injuries and the preseason's length have been on the tip of everyone's lips and fingers since Jordy Nelson's knee buckled and Maurkice Pouncey's ankle broke...

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