Darius Slay

Brandon Marshall #15 of the Chicago Bears catches a touchdown pass in front of Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions during the first quarter on November 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: David Banks/Getty Images)

Darius Slay Key To Lions Secondary

The Detroit Lions’ struggles last season cost Jim Schwartz his job, and another disappointing season could do GM Martin Mayhew in. When Lions fans and NFL analysts discussed the team’s issues and needs, the secondary came up more often that not.

08/14/2014

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

Matt Flynn of the Green Bay Packers warms up prior to the start of the game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Flynn Starts For Packers On Thanksgiving As Rodgers Misses Fourth Straight Game

The Packers officially ruled quarterback Aaron Rodgers out Wednesday and said Matt Flynn would start against the Lions on Thanksgiving.

11/28/2013