The Detroit Lions are no strangers to Thanksgiving Day games and this year, they are taking on an NFC North rival in the Chicago Bears. Both teams need a win to stay in the playoff race and CBS Sports Tracy Wolfson took some time to talk Jay Cutler and Matthew Stafford facing off at Ford Field on the big holiday.
The Detroit Lions played on Thanksgiving before 24 of the current NFL franchises even existed. The Lions’ first owner scheduled the inaugural game in 1934 to try and generate interest in the team.
Atlanta had the perfect opportunity to salvage their season with an upset victory against Detroit. The key word being “Had.”
LONDON (AP) — Matt Prater kicked a 48-yard field goal on the last play of the game Sunday, lifting the Detroit Lions to a 22-21 comeback win over the Atlanta Falcons after trailing by 21 […]
Five Falcons and eight Lions means the Falcons should be relatively healthy for their Week 8 contest in London.
The Falcons are not the only team pushing the Panic Button these days. the Bears are in trouble too. With Matt Forte, Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffrey, and Martellus Bennett, the Bears should be one of […]
Solomon took the time to join Rick and Jamie to talk Falcons and NFL. Solomon said if the Falcons win in London it’s the way they will have to play to win against Detroit. He […]
It’s totally understandable to say “Who?” After all, Stone is an undrafted rookie who is getting his first NFL start thanks to the numerous injuries the Falcons O-Line has suffered this season.
Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford and Reggie Bush: three Lions that surprisingly are NOT the reason Detroit is 5-2 this season.
Game #6 No. 21 Texas A&M at No. 7 Alabama Alabama (5-1, 2-1 SEC) won its first four games by a combined 168-56 margin before falling 23-17 at then-No. 11 Ole Miss on Oct. 4. […]