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Monday Night Football: Lions and Packers Game Recap

Overview Traveling to Lambeau Field is usually scary for the Lions. Historically, the odds were against them. Prior to this past Monday, the Packers have won 24 of their last 25 games against the Lions at home. The Lions came into the game at 3-and-4. Coming off a three-game losing …

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NFC Week 8 Previews

This week in NFC action, four teams will have a bye. The Cardinals will get an extra week to get quarterback Drew Stanton prepared to be the starter, after Carson Palmer was placed on Injured Reserve with a broken arm. Along with them, the Packers, Rams and Giants will have …

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Monday Night Football Preview: Trubisky vs. Bradford

The Minnesota Vikings (2-2) will head to Soldier Field tonight to take on the Chicago Bears (1-3) in an NFC North divisional battle. Green Bay (4-1) and Detroit (3-2) are currently leading the division, so winning this match-up is essential for both squads to keep pace. New Quarterbacks The quarterback …

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NFL Teams Gear Up For Final Preseason Games

Week 4 of the NFL Preseason begins Thursday night as 30 teams will be playing on the same day. With the 2017 regular season beginning next Thursday, teams are not expected to play many starters. However, players are still making a push to fill the final roster spots. Jaguars final …

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Stafford, Lions Agree to New Deal

Quarterback Matthew Stafford is set to become the highest-paid player in NFL history. Stafford and the Detroit Lions have agreed to a five-year contract, extending his time with the organization. The new deal will potentially pay Stafford $135 million, edging out the $125 million contract signed by quarterback Derek Carr and …

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Teez Tabor selected by Detroit Lions in Second Round of NFL Draft

Two picks, two Gators for the Detroit Lions. With the 53rd overall pick of the draft, the Lions used their second round slot to take cornerback Teez Tabor. Tabor is the the third Florida defensive back to be taken in the second round after Marcus Maye went to the Jets …

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Lions Select Jarrad Davis In First Round with 21st Overall Pick in Draft

With the 21st overall pick, the Detroit Lions selected Jarrad Davis, the first Gator off the board in the 2017 draft. Davis was the second linebacker taken, being drafted before other notable prospects like Rueben Foster and Raekwon McMillan. Davis figures to get a good amount of playing time early …

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NFC Wildcard: Seahawks, Packers Advance

The NFL playoffs are underway and featured two NFC wildcard games over the weekend. Seahawks, Packers Win The Seattle Seahawks (10-5-1) opened Wildcard Weekend with a 26-6 win over the Detroit Lions (9-7).  The Seahawks will head east to face the NFC No. 2 seed Atlanta Falcons on January 14. …

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NFC Wild Card Preview: Lions Visit Seattle

NFC Wild Card Football kicks off this weekend in Seattle with the Detroit Lions and the Seahawks.  Saturday’s match up could be a tale of history, home field advantage, and quarterback play. History The Lions are overwhelmingly inexperienced in the postseason.  Detroit has only made two playoff appearances since 1999 and …

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