Top 5 Athletes To Retire EarlyThe Lions' Calvin Johnson will go down as the second-greatest Lions player of the modern era, and like the man in front of him, he left the game with plenty left in the tank. Here’s who else decided to hang it up early.
CBS Sports' Chris Simms: Rodgers Is A Leader, But Shouldn't Be Rallying PackersNFL on CBS analyst Chris Simms talked about a few big NFL games coming up this week - including what he thinks has happened to the Green Bay Packers.
Detroit Lions Impress While Coming Up Short In 2014A look back at the Detroit Lions' 2014 season.
Five Things: Bears vs. Lions Thanksgiving RoundupThe Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.
Bears-Lions Fantasy Starters: Matt Forte, Matthew Stafford, And Calvin JohnsonThe 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.
Patriots Opponent Profile: Lions Bring An Elite Defense To Gillette StadiumDetroit has some dangerous weapons on defense, but can it stop the high-powered New England offense?
Detroit Lions Manhandle Giants, Manning 35-14The New York Giants were doomed for failure in 2013 by starting the season with an 0-6 record. In 2014, there are plenty of new faces in the fold, but Big Blue once again laid an egg on opening day, losing to Detroit 35-14 in a Monday Night Football dud.
Giants Mowed Down In MotownMatthew Stafford improvised brilliantly on two early touchdown passes to Calvin Johnson, and Detroit beat the New York Giants 35-14 on Monday night in Jim Caldwell's first game as Lions coach.
Giants Face Playoff Hungry Lions In Monday Night BattleThe last time the New York Giants visited Detroit, the G-men effectively ended the coaching era of Jim Schwartz by knocking the Lions out of NFL playoffs with a 23-20 overtime victory on December 22, 2013.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Wide Receivers To DraftOne of last year's top fantasy receivers, Josh Gordon, is facing a season-long suspension, but there are still plenty of talented wideouts to choose from. These players are studs no matter the scoring system.
5 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’155 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’15
Giants' Cruz Has Knee Surgery, Ruled Out Against LionsThe New York Football Giants increased an already lengthy injury list by adding star receiver Victor Cruz to the walking wounded this week. The Detroit Lions are crossing their fingers that All Pro receiver Calvin Johnson and leading tackler DeAndre Levy can suit up against New York.