1. Packers vs. Lions: Detroit's Biggest Winners and Losers from NFL Week 11

    Dropping to the Packers might be a back-breaking loss for the Lions ' season. They fall to 4-6 and 0-4 in the division, and they're basically dead in the water when it comes to the playoff hunt...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,754 reads 27 comments

  2. Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    It has taken more than 10 weeks for these bitter division rivals to meet, and the stakes are incredibly high for both the Detroit Lions and the Green Bay Packers in this game...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 10,395 reads 12 comments

  3. Packers vs Lions: 10 Keys to the Game for Detroit

    This weekend, the Detroit Lions face down the Green Bay Packers with their season on the line. Of course, the same could be said of their game against Minnesota last weekend...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,608 reads 11 comments

  4. Breaking Down Calvin Johnson's Dominance of the Minnesota Vikings

    Calvin Johnson finally broke out against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday with a huge game in terms of yardage and a touchdown...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,222 reads 14 comments

  5. Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    When these teams met in Week 4, the Lions were at home and confident that they would be able to take care of business...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 5,202 reads 14 comments

  6. Why Matthew Stafford's Perceived Mechanics Issues Are Overblown

    A common knee-jerk reaction to an underperforming quarterback is to criticize either his mechanics or his decision-making...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,490 reads 20 comments

  7. Re-Drafting the Detroit Lions' Entire 2012 Draft After First Half of NFL Season

    Hindsight is a wonderful tool to have when making decisions. It's too bad nobody has it when they actually need to make those decisions. But we have it now, with half an NFL season's worth of work in the books...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 5,879 reads 18 comments

  8. Lions vs. Jaguars: Detroit's Biggest Winners and Losers from NFL Week 9

    For the first time all season, the Detroit Lions played a complete game on both offense and defense for four quarters. Yeah, the Lions let up a couple scores in garbage time late, but at no point were they not in complete control of the game...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 2,813 reads 19 comments

  9. Detroit Lions vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    On the surface, this is a game that doesn't have an awful lot of intrigue behind it. Two teams with a combined record of 4-10 will face off in a game that might be the lowest-rated of the week, but that doesn't mean it doesn't have some storylines ...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 3,151 reads 2 comments

  10. Power Rankings Positions for the Detroit Lions Around the Web

    They may not be playing the flashy brand of football that sent them to a 5-0 start last season, and they're not surprising anybody this year, but the Lions are still in the playoff hunt...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,055 reads 23 comments

  11. What Must Jim Schwartz Do to Keep His Job for the Detroit Lions?

    If you need more proof that the NFL is a "what have you done for me lately" kind of league, just listen to sports radio in the Detroit area...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,067 reads 21 comments

  12. Analyzing the Detroit Lions' Surprisingly Hopeful Playoff Picture After Week 8

    If you can believe this, we're at the near-midway point of the 2012 NFL regular season. A handful of teams have already played half of their schedule, while some with early bye weeks will get there next week...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,706 reads 13 comments

  13. Nate Burleson, Titus Young May Save the Detroit Lions

    It's hard not to love Nate Burleson . By all accounts, he's a great teammate, he's great on camera and he's hilarious when he gets into the end zone. Any Lions fan—even any football fan—should lament his season-ending injury...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 1,263 reads 10 comments

  14. Seattle Seahawks vs. Detroit Lions: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    This would appear to be a matchup between two teams whose talent does not translate directly to the win column...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 5,081 reads 13 comments

  15. What the Detroit Lions Can Learn from the Detroit Tigers

    It's rare that I look very seriously at something other than NFL football, and the Detroit Lions specifically...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about over 1 year ago 624 reads 11 comments

  16. Breaking Down Matthew Stafford's Up-and-Down Start to 2012 Season

    Simple question: Will the real Matthew Stafford please start throwing passes? Through six games in 2011, Stafford had thrown nine touchdown passes to Calvin Johnson . Through six games in 2012, Stafford has thrown five touchdown passes, period...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 1,368 reads 16 comments

  17. Lions vs. Bears: Detroit's Biggest Winners and Losers from NFL Week 7

    Some will say this game was closer than the score suggests. Some will say it wasn't even that close. Some will talk about how the game could have been completely different without the turnovers...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 2,989 reads 54 comments

  18. Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Throw out the records for this game. Throw out the stats, tendencies and histories. NFC North matchups never go according to plan...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 3,473 reads 14 comments

  19. Lions vs Bears: 10 Keys to the Game for Detroit

    Thanks to a thrilling comeback in the fourth quarter and overtime (again), the Detroit Lions are back to winning...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 2,958 reads 68 comments

  20. Jahvid Best, Retirement and Why the Detroit Lions Will Be OK

    The verdict is in: Jahvid Best will not play football in 2012 . He didn't play for most of 2011, and there's a good chance he won't in 2013 or ever again...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 7,035 reads 22 comments

  21. Lions vs Eagles: Detroit's Biggest Winners and Losers from NFL Week 6

    Was that the 2011 Lions out there today against the Eagles? Because what I saw out there was a team that played poorly enough to go behind early, mostly as a result of a plethora of self-inflicted penalties...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 3,242 reads 25 comments

  22. Detroit Lions vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Two teams enter this game with apparent talent levels much higher than their record would suggest. Both teams need a win in a big way. The Eagles need to keep from sinking to ...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 7,718 reads 30 comments

  23. Detroit Lions: 10 Keys to the Game Against Philadelphia

    This pretty much symbolizes the Detroit Lions right now: knocked down. Not knocked out, or seriously damaged, but definitely down. The team is a last-second touchdown pass from having pretty much the worst start to a season imaginable...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 1,783 reads 12 comments

  24. Detroit Lions: The Good, Bad and Ugly of First 4 Games

    We're just over four weeks into the NFL season, and there are people trying to throw dirt on the Lions ' 2012 prospects...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 2,401 reads 11 comments

  25. Detroit Lions' Week 4 by the Numbers

    At this point in the season, surely, the only number the Lions care about is 1-3. That's understandable, both for the team itself and its fans. But, it's not like the 1-3 record got there on its own...

    Dean Holden Written by Dean Holden about almost 2 years ago 668 reads 12 comments