Tag Archives: Detroit Lions

  • The 9 Worst Teams to Make the NFL Playoffs

    The 9 Worst Teams to Make the NFL Playoffs

    Underdog teams have always had an enchanting pull in the world of the NFL – those lowly franchises that have eked out season after season and yet somehow are given the chance to fulfill their destinies. If only each of these groups could be given their own Hollywood adaptation, all that heartache could’ve paid off. […]

  • Which Songs Motivate Matthew Stafford?

    Which Songs Motivate Matthew Stafford?

    In his fifth NFL season, and just his third full season as a starter, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is on pace to surpass the 4,500 yard mark for a third consecutive year.  Through 14 games, he has thrown for 4,211 yards (3rd in the NFL) and 28 touchdowns (tied for 4th in the NFL). Which factors […]

  • 9 Greatest Snow Games in the History of the NFL

    9 Greatest Snow Games in the History of the NFL

    Yesterday, the Philadelphia Eagles played the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field under conditions that, at times, could only be described as blizzard-like. Only light snow showers had been forecasted, but mother nature ended up dumping a half foot of the white stuff on the Philadelphia area. And while it played havoc with the coaches’ […]

  • Lions TE Joseph Fauria Is Dancing Again (GIF)

    Lions TE Joseph Fauria Is Dancing Again (GIF)

    Sunday against the Tampa Bay Bucs, the Detroit Lions’ Joseph Fauria put in another showstopping touchdown celebration—the kind that is earning him the title, “Lord of the Touchdown Dance” around the NFL. Fauria’s moves after scoring a 10-yard touchdown in the second quarter are difficult to describe in a way that does them justice, so […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/27/2013 — Calvin Johnson

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/27/2013 — Calvin Johnson

    In a battle between two of the NFL’s top receivers, it was the Detroit Lions’ Calvin Johnson that came away with a decisive victory over the Dallas Cowboys’ Dez Bryant during Sunday’s match-up at Ford Field. Whether he was facing single coverage or being triple teamed, there was simply no stopping Megatron on this day, […]

  • Three Bengals are No Match for Calvin Johnson (GIFs)

    Three Bengals are No Match for Calvin Johnson (GIFs)

    Question: How many members of the Cincinnati Bengals secondary does it take to cover Calvin Johnson? Answer: I don’t know, but it sure isn’t three. Three, of course, is the number of Bengals defenders who were covering the Detroit Lions’ star wide receiver during the fourth quarter on Sunday when, down by seven, Matt Stafford […]

  • Katherine Webb and Ndamukong Suh to Appear On ‘Celebrity Diving’

    Katherine Webb and Ndamukong Suh to Appear On ‘Celebrity Diving’

    When C-list celebrities like Terrell Owens and JWoww took their shot at diving earlier this month on FOX’s ‘Stars in Danger: The High Dive,’ only 3.4 million viewers tuned in.  That led many to label the reality television show, and its concept, as a flop, but it seems as though the people at ABC saw […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 28th) – Detroit Lions

    This Day In Sports History (December 28th) – Detroit Lions

    It was on this day in 2008 that the Detroit Lions lost to the Green Bay Packers 31-21 in a game played at Lambeau Field.  The loss meant that the Lions became the first team in NFL history to finish the regular season at 0-16. The Lions surprisingly played well in the pre-season as they […]

  • Kris Durham and Jason Avant Make Spectacular One-Handed Catches (Video)

    Kris Durham and Jason Avant Make Spectacular One-Handed Catches (Video)

    The NFL brings us plenty of incredible highlights each weekend, and this past Sunday was no different, as two of the year’s best catches were made by the Philadelphia Eagles’ Jason Avant and the Detroit Lions’ Kris Durham. Avant’s came first, as he leaped through the air and used his right hand to reel in […]

  • Ndamukong Suh’s Suspension Explained By Taiwanese Animation (Video)

    Ndamukong Suh’s Suspension Explained By Taiwanese Animation (Video)

    By now you have probably already heard that Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has been suspended for two games after stomping on Green Bay Packers guard Evan Dietrich-Smith during their Thanksgiving Day battle.  You may have also heard that Suh plans to appear his suspension. What you probably haven’t heard yet is an explanation […]