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.
Northwest Catholic Changes 'Insensitive' NicknameNorthwest Catholic High School has changed its mascot and team name to "Lions" from "Indians" to be more racially sensitive.
Cowboys Team Grades: Dallas Wins First Playoff Game Since 1999The Dallas Cowboys beat the Detroit Lions for their first playoff win in five years, but not without controversy and big plays. Here is a look at the Cowboys team grades for the wild card playoff win.
Team Grades: Lions Season Ends In DallasThe Detroit Lions had a lead in their playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys, but couldn't hold on for the win.
Cowboys Injury Report: Rookie Linebacker Likely To Miss Wild Card GameAs the Dallas Cowboys head into the wild card round of the 2014 NFL playoffs against the Detroit Lions, the team seems healthy outside of a key rookie linebacker.
Dallas Cowboys Get Break As Ndamukong Suh Is Suspended For Wild Card GameThe Dallas Cowboys head into the NFL wild card playoffs against the number one rush defense in the nation. However, the Detroit Lions just learned their best defensive player, Ndamukong Suh, has been suspended.
Cowboys Opponent Profile: Detroit Lions Head To Dallas For Wild CardThe Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions prepare to play in the NFC wild card game. Here is a look at the Lions as they take on Dallas in the Cowboys first playoff berth in five years.
Opponent Profile: Lions Prepare For Cowboys' Potent OffenseThe Detroit Lions have to face the Dallas Cowboys and their excellent offense, perhaps without Ndamukong Suh.
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.
NFC Update: Teams Averted Catastrophe This Week For First Team OffensesThis week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.
NFC Update: NFL Preseason Victories Overshadowed By Key Player LossesHere's an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries...