Posts Tagged ‘Matthew Stafford’

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 Week Ten Preview – Detroit at Minnesota

Two teams going in different directions will take to the field Sunday in a NFC North battle, as the Lions travel to Minnesota to take on the Vikings. It’s the second matchup between the two teams this season, the first time around the Vikings won in Ford Field, stopping the Lions offense and scoring seconds […]

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 […]

Gridiron Gab Week Nine Preview – Detroit at Jacksonville

Sunday the Lions will look for their second straight win, as they take on the Jaguars on the road down in Jacksonville vs the Jaguars. Last week at home, the Lions finally got a much needed win, topping the Seahawks. The Jags had the Pack on the ropes for part of the afternoon, but finally […]

Bears Defense Leads the Way In Chicago 13-7 MNF Win Over Detroit

The Lions learned first hand Monday night why everyone in the NFL is so high on the Chicago Bears defense. Detroit was held to just seven points, as the Bears extended their lead over them in the NFC North to three games with a key 13-7 win at Solider Field Monday night. The setback puts […]