Matthew Stafford simply stood on the field, letting Jake Rudock take snaps at the Detroit Lions' only practice during their bye week. Stafford's body has taken a beating recently. Stafford needs a break this week.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have signed defensive end Jacquies Smith and offensive tackle Bryce Harris.
Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron admitted he’s not having the start to the 2017 season he wanted. Said Ebron: My play "hasn’t been the best." The TE, however, is confident he can turn it around.
With the fantasy football season approaching the halfway mark, the major injuries just keep piling up, which makes the waiver wire an important factor in the middle of the bye weeks. The tight end position continues to be plagued by injuries and inconsistent play, with Tyler Eifert going on injured reserve last week. That robs […]
The Detroit Lions made so many mistakes at New Orleans they ruined a chance to go into a bye week with a win that would have put them in a tie atop the NFC North. Matthew Stafford had five turnovers , three of which the Saints returned for scores, and Detroit gave up more than […]
NFL players kneeling during the national anthem before games has become a hotly debated issue since last season. Now some players are participating in the NFL owners’ annual fall meeting to discuss the issue. Caleb Campbell, former Army ranger and former
Saints’ big-play defense fuels wild 52-38 win over Lions
The New Orleans Saints’ slow start to the season is but a memory after Sunday’s 52-38 victory over the Detroit Lions. Here’s what we learned from New Orleans’ third straight win.
Matthew Stafford is banged up heading into a potential shootout with the Saints. The Detroit Lions are listing Matthew Stafford as questionable to face the New Orleans Saints in Week 6. Part of that was due to the Lions being a ground-and-pound team that could rely on their defense early on, but injuries have forced […]
The Detroit Lions travel to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday to face the New Orleans Saints. Detroit lost to the Carolina Panthers 27-24 last week but have won three out of their first five games. The Lions defense has allowed just 74.6 yards per game and 19.4 points per game.
Levy testifies Lions tried to silence him on CTE
A good matchup gives Benjamin's fantasy stock a boost on Thursday night. The Carolina Panthers are happy to see their star wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin getting into consistent form. Benjamin caught four passes for 58 yards and a touchdown on six targets against the Detroit Lions’ stellar cornerback Darius Slay.