| Sep 15, 2012
| 2:44 PM
We have nine days to debate if the Bears offense can be as bad as Thursday night's debacle in Green Bay would lead one to believe.
I'm going with yes, it can.
For the record, I've not been pushing Lake Forest propaganda. Of the nine-man Tribune...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Cliff Avril is very disappointed that he and the Detroit Lions could not agree on a long-term contact by Monday's 4 p.m. deadline.
Avril wants to be in Detroit but without the long-term deal he is under a one-year contact making a guaranteed $10.6...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Detroit Lions defensive linemen Ndamukong Suh and Cliff Avril are being accused of taunting Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan while he was injured during Sunday's game....
| Mar 10, 2012
| 1:33 PM
A little more than a month after the Bears professed to be re-emphasizing the draft, they likely are about to make it rain in free agency.
But that's good because this is an unusual year in free agency. Typically, the market mostly offers players who are...
| Oct 30, 2011
Matthew Stafford threw three touchdown passes and the Detroit defense scored twice as the Lions routed the Denver Broncos, 45-10.
Stafford was nearly flawless as he was 21-for-30 with 267 yards, while Calvin Johnson caught six balls for 125 yards and his...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 3:24 PM
The Purdue football team has accepted an invitation to play in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl at beautiful Ford Field in Detroit on Tuesday, Dec. 27. Kickoff is set for 4:30 p.m. ET, and the game will be televised by ESPN.
The Boilermakers (6-6, 4-4...
| Dec 11, 2011
Stephen Tulloch recovered a fumble in the end zone two minutes into the game, Alphonso Smith returned an interception for a score in the second quarter, and a defensive stop in the final moments kept the Lions in the thick of the playoff race.
| Dec 24, 2011
Lions fans can party like it's 1999, because Santa came early this year.
The Detroit Lions clinched their first playoff berth since the 1999 season by defeating the San Diego Chargers 38-10 at Ford Field on Christmas Eve, improving to 10-5 on the season....