WHEN THE PANTHERS HAVE THE BALL Last in the NFL in virtually every offensive category last season, the Panthers have vaulted to sixth overall in total yards (400.0 ypg) in 2011 thanks to the presence of the dynamic Newton (2605 passing yards, 11 TD, 10 INT) at quarterback and a rebirth from veteran wideout Steve […]
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“There goes the season.” Those were my exact words when Matthew Stafford emerged from the Soldier Field locker room with his arm in a sling on Opening Weekend. The Lions weren’t talented enough to compete with most teams and the only edge they had was their young explosive offense led by their franchise quarterback. The […]
After the last decade the Lions GM position became associated with one-liners, punchlines and synonymous with failure. The Lions are 1-4 five games into the 2010 season but there is a definite sense that the culture is finally changing in Detroit. The Lions are gaining the respect of their opponents, the media and most unbelievably, the fans. One man […]
The Rams started off their game against the Detroit Lions like they were afraid of the Lions. An onside kick on the opening kickoff that failed miserably and inspired the 0-4 Lions quickly and easily. As we saw later in the game, the Rams understandably did not trust their kickoff coverage unit or their […]
The game got ugly, but the Lions rallied back to lose a heartbreaker for the second straight week. Jahvid Best almost single-handedly fueled the Lions to a win with the most dominating game by a Lions’ running back since the days of Barry. Best had almost 80 yards rushing and over 150 receiving and topped […]
Sports Gab Network Editor Matt Loede previews the NFL Week two matchup between the Eagles and Lions in Detroit.