In the first of three Thanksgiving Day tilts, the high-flying Vikings (9-2) proved too powerful for the Lions (6-5), who head home for supper sitting three games behind their purple-clad rivals.
On Thanksgiving, the Vikings beat not only the 11 players in Honolulu blue and silver but also the crew in black and white stripes. At least three horrible calls helped open the door for a potential Detroit Lions comeback. From a catch by receiver Kenny Golladay that set up a touchdown that cut the score […]
The Detroit Lions waived veteran defensive tackle Khyri Thornton on Tuesday. Thornton had recorded just three tackles in four games since returning to the roster from suspension last month. He played 68 defensive snaps and 16 special teams snaps in
In many ways, the Thanksgiving games mark the beginning of the NFL's stretch drive. For the Detroit Lions, this may be the final chance to stay in the race for a division title. The Lions host the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday in a game that should drastically alter the NFC North race.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have added Dwight Freeney off waivers from Seattle. Detroit acquired the 37-year-old Freeney on Wednesday, a day before hosting the Minnesota Vikings in a possibly pivotal game for the NFC North title. The Lions
NFL Network's Shaun O'Hara and Heath Evans go into the film room to discuss how the Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings will match up on Thanksgiving.
Freeney, 37, was impressive in Seattle before getting surprisingly released
After being released by the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday, Dwight Freeney was claimed by the Detroit Lions on Wednesday. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported it’s unlikely he plays Thanksgiving.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have waived defensive tackle Khyri Thornton.
NFL Network's Ike Taylor breaks down a matchup to watch in the Detroit Lions offense against the Minnesota Vikings defense.
Tarik Cohen had as many touches Sunday against the Detroit Lions as he had snaps against the Green Bay Packers last weekend, with that connecting number being 13. The rookie running back was on the field for 29 of the Bears' 63 snaps (46 percent) in their