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Giants Face Playoff Hungry Lions In Monday Night Battle

The last time the New York Giants visited Detroit, the G-men effectively ended the coaching era of Jim Schwartz by knocking the Lions out of NFL playoffs with a 23-20 overtime victory on December 22, 2013.

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Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions runs for a third quarter touchdown while playing the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Wide Receivers To Draft

One of last year’s top fantasy receivers, Josh Gordon, is facing a season-long suspension, but there are still plenty of talented wideouts to choose from. These players are studs no matter the scoring system.

08/14/2014

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5 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’15

5 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’15

08/02/2014

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Lions Star WR Calvin Johnson Held Out Of Season Finale

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson has been held out of the season finale.

12/29/2013

Matthew Stafford of the Detroit Lions celebrates with teammate Calvin Johnson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Star WR Calvin Johnson Is Active For Lions Meeting With Giants

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is active against the New York Giants. He was listed as questionable for Sunday’s game because of an injured right knee.

12/22/2013

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Giants CB Prince Amukamara Is Playing Like A First-Round Pick

After missing time in his first two seasons, Amukamara has stayed healthy and is playing like a top cornerback.

12/22/2013

Head coach Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Coach Jim Schwartz Is On The Hot Seat Heading Into Meeting With Giants

Jim Schwartz started the season on the hot seat and it might be scalding after another collapse. Losing four of five has likely hurt his job security.

12/21/2013

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Silverman: Giants Have Chance To Put Lions Out Of Their Misery

The Lions have taken more undisciplined penalties than any other team in football throughout Schwartz’s tenure. Whether it’s a motion or offside penalty before the snap or an unnecessary roughness or a late hit call after the play, Schwartz’s team never seems to learn.

12/21/2013

Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions runs for a third-quarter touchdown against the Green Bay Packers on November 28, 2013. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dottino: 3 Key Matchups For Giants-Lions, Plus A Prediction

For the third straight week, the Giants are playing an opponent who faces a must-win situation to either remain in playoff contention or while attempting to enhance its postseason seeding.

12/21/2013

SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Wide receiver Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants gestures against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on December 8, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Giants’ Cruz Has Knee Surgery, Ruled Out Against Lions

The New York Football Giants increased an already lengthy injury list by adding star receiver Victor Cruz to the walking wounded this week. The Detroit Lions are crossing their fingers that All Pro receiver Calvin Johnson and leading tackler DeAndre Levy can suit up against New York.

12/20/2013

Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions runs for a third-quarter touchdown against the Green Bay Packers on November 28, 2013. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Giants’ Amukamara Faces Mega Challenge In Calvin Johnson

The Lions might present the former Nebraska star and the Giants’ secondary their biggest challenge. They have to find a way to slow down the player known as “Megatron.”

12/20/2013

LEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 13: Tight end Joseph Fauria #80 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after scoring a touchdown with tackle Corey Hilliard #78 against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Giants Travel To Detroit To Face Playoff Hungry Lions

Fresh off their latest debacle, a 23-0 loss to the Seattle Seahawks at the Meadowlands, the New York Giants travel to Detroit for a matchup with playoff desperate Lions. Detroit is fighting it out with the Chicago Bears to secure first place in the competitive NFC north division, so the Lions cannot afford to take a win over the deflated Giants for granted.

12/17/2013

Joique Bell of the Detroit Lions tries to split the tackles of M.D. Jennings #43 and Tramon Williams #38 of the Green Bay Packers during a third quarter run at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Blow Out Packers 40-10 On Thanksgiving Day

The Detroit Lions scored 37 straight points to beat the Green Bay Packers 40-10 on Thanksgiving Day.

11/28/2013

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Sports Verdict: Who’s Second Best Behind Calvin Johnson? Dez Bryant Vs. A.J. Green

Calvin Johnson and his stat lines have locked down best receiver with a level of dominance perhaps never before seen at that position. With Megatron sitting atop the podium, who currently owns the title of second most dangerous receiver in the NFL: Dez Bryant or A.J. Green?

11/07/2013

Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson leaps between Jeff Heath and Brandon Carr of the Dallas Cowboys and makes a 54 yard catch during the fourth quarter on October 27, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Cowboys 31-30. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

NFL Week 8 Roundup: Megatron Piles Up 329 Yards As Lions Stun ‘Boys

For all of Calvin Johnson’s 329 yards, the Detroit Lions needed another foot or so. Matthew Stafford provided it, capping a stunning comeback win over the Dallas Cowboys.

10/28/2013

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