| Oct 3, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss the surprising Detroit Lions, who have gone from a 0-16 season in 2008 to a 4-0 start this year. Check back throughout the day for more responses and weigh in by voting in......
| Oct 11, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Detroit Lions made the most of their first appearance on “Monday Night Football” in a decade, with a 24-13 comeback victory over NFC North rival Chicago Bears to improve to 5-0 for the first time since 1956, the year before their last...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 4:32 PM
By Tom Comi Follow @ChannelGuide Some folks might consider football games on Thanksgiving Day as a nice diversion, but it really is amazing how many people revolve their entire dinner around what games are airing and when. The NFL is showcasing three...
| Sep 12, 2010
The Detroit Lions are used to losing, but this loss may hurt more than others.
Jay Cutler had 372 yards passing and threw a late 28-yard touchdown pass to Matt Forte, and the Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions 19-14 in the season opener after Calvin...
| Sep 13, 2010
Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz says Matthew Stafford's injured right shoulder won't need surgery.
Schwartz said Monday there's no timetable on Stafford's return.
The second-year quarterback was knocked out of the season opener when Chicago's Julius...
| Sep 15, 2010
The Detroit Lions will start quarterback Shaun Hill in Sunday's home opener against Philadelphia as Matthew Stafford recovers from a shoulder injury.
Coach Jim Schwartz didn't say Wednesday when Stafford might play again.
Stafford was back at practice...
| Sep 19, 2010
Michael Vick's second touchdown pass put the Philadelphia Eagles ahead just before halftime and they had to hold on to beat the Detroit Lions 35-32.
LeSean McCoy gave the Eagles (1-1) an 18-point lead with his third score with 6:17 left Sunday.
| Oct 10, 2010
| 1:31 PM
Stefan Logan's 105-yard kickoff return broke a tie and the Detroit Lions rolled to a 44-6 win over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, snapping a 10-game losing streak.
Detroit's' first victory of the year was its most-lopsided win since beating the...
| Jan 21, 2011
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford had surgery on his right throwing shoulder Friday and the team said it expects him to be back in time for training camp.
The team said the "successful" surgery was performed by renowned sports Dr. James...
| Oct 31, 2010
Matthew Stafford's fourth touchdown pass converted a fourth down with 3:12 left and the Detroit Lions scored nine points in 14 seconds to turn a closely contested game into a 37-25 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
The Redskins (4-4) turned the...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 4:11 PM
Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford is again recovering from a right shoulder injury, and coach Jim Schwartz says the team will be cautious with the No. 1 pick in the 2009 draft.
Stafford didn't sound confident about his chances of playing on WJR-AM...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 4:29 PM
BLACKSBURG — During Virginia Tech's practice week, cornerback Rashad Carmichael and the starting defense get a few chances to line up across from the offensive starters. These first team vs. first team moments aren't necessarily the most rewarding...