Detroit Lions

FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 23: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions makes a diving catch for a first down as Brandon Browner #39 of the New England Patriots defends during the third quarter at Gillette Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bears-Lions Fantasy Starters: Matt Forte, Matthew Stafford, And Calvin Johnson

The Chicago Bears are going to try to reach the .500 mark when they face the Lions in the opening game of the Thanksgiving Day triple header.

11/26/2014

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CBS Sports Talks Lions Vs. Bears On Thanksgiving Day

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.

11/26/2014

FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 23: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions passes the ball during the third quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Thursday Football Breakdown: Chicago Bears At Detroit Lions

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.

11/26/2014

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Team Grades: Cam Newton’s Return Sparks Panthers Rout Of Lions

The return of Cam Newton to the starting quarterback position for the Carolina Panthers brought an extra spark to a team that played well enough in week one to register a win. Now, they’ve taken down the Detroit Lions for a 2-0 start, but there are still a number of things that could use some improvement.

09/15/2014

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Panthers D Causes Havoc Without Hardy In 24-7 Win

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — At least for a day, the Carolina Panthers didn’t need Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy. Carolina’s stout defense forced three turnovers and sacked Matthew Stafford four times in a 24-7 victory on Sunday against the Detroit Lions.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–09/15/2014

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Newton, Defense Lead Panthers Over Lions 24-7

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton made a successful return to the field, throwing for 281 yards and a touchdown in the Carolina Panthers’ 24-7 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–09/14/2014

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Panthers DE Hardy Inactive Against Lions

Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is inactive for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions.

09/14/2014

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Panthers Missing Few Key Players, But Get Big Name Back For Lions

The Carolina Panthers are little bit beat up this week after the win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in week one, but there is one important thing coming from this week’s injury list. Quarterback Cam Newton is on the list again, but it will be next to impossible to keep him out of the line-up this week versus the Detroit Lions.

09/12/2014

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5 Things To Watch: Lions WR Johnson Will Test Panthers New Secondary

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers nine-year veteran safety Roman Harper knows all too well about what wide receiver Calvin Johnson can do to a defense. Harper was a member of the New Orleans Saints when Johnson caught 12 passes for 211 yards and two touchdowns in a 2011 playoff game.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–09/12/2014

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NFL Blueprint Week #2: How Carolina Panthers Can Beat Detroit Lions

The Panthers have a chance to win 2 games in the month of September for the first time in the Rivera era on Sunday against Detroit. Here is the blue print to make it happen…..

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–09/11/2014

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