Posts Tagged ‘lions’

Fantasy Football Week 15: Who am I, Kreskin?

By M3Swagger Yours truly was once rejected for a game show by asking the rhetorical question, “Who am I, Kreskin?” The interviewer told us to be funny, and I thought a wisecrack about the celebrity mentalist was humorous and appropriate, considering the clue in question displayed only two of about 30 puzzle pieces. It was […]

Time for the Lions to Get Some Answers From Mayhew and Schwartz

By Matt Tropman The Lions won the game against the Texans on Thanksgiving, but ended up with another mark in the “L” column thanks to a foolish replay rule and Jim Schwartz’ hasty red flag. Nevertheless, the season’s playoff aspirations, which were on life support already, were officially declared dead last Thursday. After an exciting […]

Coach Jim Schwartz’s Screw Up Hurts in Lions 34-31 OT Loss to Houston

All things looked good for a solid portion of Thanksgiving Day for the Lions. Then the bottom dropped out, and then even when it looked like they would get bailed out, their own coach did them in. Lions coach Jim Schwartz threw a challenge flag when he didn’t need to, allowing the Houston Texans a […]

Gridiron Gab Week Twelve Preview – Houston at Detroit

The Texans will look to extend their winning streak Thursday as they head to Ford Field to take on the Lions in the first of three Thanksgiving Day games. On paper, this looks like a battle of two pretty good offensive clubs, but the Lions have yet to really show it this season. Detroit is […]

Packers Stay Rolling; Top Lions 24-20 for Fifth Win in a Row

It wasn’t easy, but the roll the Packers have been on as of late continued Sunday as they topped the Lions in Detroit 24-20. Aaron Rodgers threw two touchdown passes, including a 22-yarder to Randall Cobb with 1:55 left, and the Packers came through with their 5th win in a row. The Pack sealed the […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eleven Preview – Green Bay at Detroit

The Pack are thinking about a big second half, and their bye week got them a little bit more healthy as they begin that second half run that they hope will end in a division title. This week they travel to the Motor City to take on the Lions, who last week had a shot […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Peterson Races Vikings to 34-24 Win Over Lions

Adrian Peterson and the Vikings are not quite ready to give up on 2012 yet, as Sunday he carried the team to a huge 34-24 win over the Detroit Lions to improve to 6-4. Peterson raced 61 yards for the game-sealing touchdown midway through the fourth quarter. He wound up the day with 171 yards […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: LeShoure’s 3 TD’s Lifts Lions to 31-14 Win Over Jaguars

All season the Lions have looked for a running game. It took till week nine, but it looks like vs the Jaguars they finally found one. Mikel LeShoure ran for three touchdowns, all in the second quarter, as the Lions topped the Jaguars 31-14 in Florida Sunday, pushing them to 4-4 on the year. The […]