Posts Tagged ‘lions’

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 […]

Jacksonville Sends WR Mike Thomas to the Lions

While the NFL trade deadline was pushed back a few days due to the Hurricane, the Lions and Jaguars announced a minor deal Tuesday. The deal sends Jacksonville WR Mike Thomas to the Lions. What the Lions are giving the Jags in return for Thomas’ services is up in the air at the moment. The […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – Seattle at Detroit

A season could be on the line for the Lions Sunday, as they play host to rookie QB Russell Wilson and the Seahawks at home in a critical week 8 game that they simply have to have. Sitting 2-4, Detroit has won just one home game this year, and if they want to get in […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Seven Power Rankings

1. Atlanta Falcons (1) – Come off the bye week with an interesting game against former QB Mike Vick and the Eagles on the road. 2. New York Giants (3)– More late heroics from Eli as the Giants pulled out a big win over RG3 and the Skins. 3. Chicago Bears (4) – Forced four […]

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 […]

Gridiron Gab Week Seven Preview – Detroit at Chicago

By Chris Conger The Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions face off tonight in a divisional game that will not doubt have playoff implications. The Lions are seriously lacking in quality depth at running back and Calvin Johnson has yet to find the end zone but once this season. It should be noted that the chemistry […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Hanson Helps the Lions Rally for OT 26-23 Win Over Eagles

When all seemed lost Sunday, the Lions rose up like a zombie on Halloween, doing enough to push their game with the Eagles to OT, and eventually pulling out a huge 26-23 win. Jason Hanson tied the game in regulation and won it in overtime going 4-for-4 and also adding two extra points to move […]

Gridiron Gab Week Six Preview – Detroit at Philadelphia

The season so far hasn’t gone as planned for the 1-3 Lions, who now must get ready to come off the bye to face an Eagles team that has lost two of three with a win over the Giants in between. Detroit has lost three in a row since a season-opening 27-23 win over St. […]