1. Detroit Lions: First Half Awards

    Breakout your best tux and dust-off your patent leather shoes, it's time to hand out some awards! Or just crack a beer and reheat a couple slices of pizza, I'm indifferent. Okay, the Detroit Lions are not going to run the table...

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  2. Rodney Harrison Suggests Jim Schwartz Is a Dirty Coach!

    Rodney Harrison dropped a bomb on NBC last night, intimating that the perceived dirty play of the Detroit Lions defense is a direct reflection of their head coach, Jim Schwartz...

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  3. Detroit Lions vs. Atlanta Falcons: Falcons Make Ford Field Home Away from Home

    Who says Detroit is not a destination city? Don’t tell that to the Atlanta Falcons . The Detroit Lions gave us their best Steve Wynn impersonation as they suffered their ...

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  4. Detroit Lions vs. Atlanta Falcons: 5 Lions You Must Watch on Sunday

    The sky is falling, the sky is falling! Where’s Wayne Fontes? Get me Barry’s number! OK, a little too melodramatic, similar to an excessive Boone’s Farm evening for your college sweetheart...

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  5. Ronnie Brown Trade Dead: Mayhew Still Distances Himself from "The Mustache"

    In the wake of a disappointing home loss and another Jahvid Best concussion, the NFL trade deadline has brought Detroit a welcomed dose of good tidings. Prior to the witching hour of 4 p...

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  6. Jim Harbaugh Fight: Jim Schwartz Handled Harbaugh's Act Like a Detroiter

    Welcome to the Motor City, Coach Schwartz. I christen thee, a Detroiter. What makes a Detroiter? Chrysler recently summed it up nicely...

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  7. Lions vs. 49ers: Harbaugh, Gore & Co. Strike Gold in Detroit

    There’s gold in that field, Ford Field that is, and the San Francisco 49ers got it. Sunday afternoon the prospectors from the Bay Area continued their assault on the media darlings ...

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  8. Detroit Lions: 7 Lions Who Are Not Getting the Respect They Deserve

    No respect, no respect. These seven Lions are not getting the love they deserve. The Lions are 5-0 for the first time since first-class postage stamps cost three cents...

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  9. Detroit Lions: Suh & Company Crush Cutler on Monday Night

    Next man up. The Detroit Lions defensive line epitomized the phrase in their 24-13 victory on Monday Night Football for the entire nation to see...

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  10. Bears vs. Lions: 5 Lions To Watch on Monday Night Football

    There are five Lions to watch Monday, the first of two Thanksgiving Day contests for the Detroit Lions ...

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  11. Al Davis: Raiders Owner Turned John Madden into a Super Star

    Many will grieve the passing of icon Al Davis in their own Silver and Black way, but the heaviest heart should be that of former Raiders head coach John Madden...

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  12. Detroit Lions: 9 Reasons for the Lions Success in 2011

    The 2011 version of the Detroit Lions is without question the best we’ve seen in many years. Gone are the days of fans anxiously awaiting the ticket sales announcement on ...

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  13. Detroit Lions 2011: New England Patriots of the NFC?

    Are the Detroit Lions the NFC version of the New England Patriots ? Early in the 2011 season the Lions and Patriots are, in a snapshot, similar in many ways. To thieve a derivative line from Motley Crue …Stats, stats, stats...

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  14. Matthew Stafford and Co. Enjoy Homecoming in Dallas

    The Detroit Lions went down to Dallas and completed a second straight 20-plus point comeback victory by defeating the Dallas Cowboys 34-30 in Jerry Jones’ $1...

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  15. Detroit Lions vs. Dallas Cowboys: 5 Lions to Watch for in Big D

    The Detroit Lions pride is continuing to populate. Between the national talking heads and print media, the Lions are quickly becoming the darlings of this NFL season...

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  16. Justin Durant: Detroit Lions LB Has Concussion, Bobby Carpenter May Start

    Detroit Lions linebacker Justin Durant sat out of practice Thursday morning, still suffering from a concussion sustained in Sunday's victory at Minnesota ...

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  17. Detroit Lions: Tom Kowalski, 2011 Lions Could Be What You Were Waiting for

    Tom, why did you have to check out so soon? I hope you're watching this season unfold from the ultimate sky box...

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  18. Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson: They're for Real and They're Spectacular

    What a great pair. A combination of above average size and perfect shape, they are what every fan hopes for...

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  19. Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings: 5 Lions That Need Big Games on Sunday

    Week 3 of the NFL season is upon us and the Lions sit perched atop the NFC Norris (North) at 2-0 like Mufasa looking over his Pride Lands...

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  20. Detroit Lions: Martin Mayhew Speaks His Mind, Without Words

    A few years ago, we were able to take advantage of the economic downturn and purchase our home below market value while selling our previous home at a profitable level...

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  21. Detroit Lions vs. K.C. Chiefs: Toto, I Don't Think We're in Kansas Anymore

    After Sunday’s 48-3 drubbing of the Chiefs, Lions ’ fans are clicking their Honolulu Blue heels thinking, there’s no place like home...

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  22. Jim Schwartz: Finally, a Coach Detroit Lions Fans Can Embrace

    Ah, New Year’s Eve; a time for celebration, reflection over the past year and visualizing the limitless possibilities for the future...

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  23. Detroit Lions: 5 Keys for Lions to Win the NFC North

    Although we are only mere days into the 2011 season, optimism is at record levels in Detroit with the Lions ’ Week 1 road kill against the Bucs...

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