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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

DeAngelo Tyson of the Baltimore Ravens intercepts Matthew Stafford of the Detroit Lions during the third quarter on December 16, 2013. The Ravens defeated the Lions 18-16. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ravens Win; Jets Eliminated From Playoff Contention

Justin Tucker made six field goals, including a franchise-record 61-yarder with 38 seconds left that lifted Baltimore to an 18-16 win over the Lions in a Monday night matchup with major postseason implications.

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

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

Detroit Lions fans cheer on Thanksgiving Day. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Keidel: Feasting On Football

The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.

11/28/2013

Action during the NFL International Series game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings at Wembley Stadium on September 29, 2013 in London, England (Photo by Pool/Getty Images)

NFL Announces Dates For Three 2014 Regular-Season Games In London

The first game will be played in Week 4 on Sept. 28, with the Oakland Raiders facing the Miami Dolphins. A month later, in Week 8, the Atlanta Falcons will play the Detroit Lions on Oct. 26.

11/28/2013

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Sports Verdict: Who Does The Thanksgiving Game Better? Cowboys Vs. Lions

The Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions have hosted games on Thanksgiving Day for decades. Football has been played on this holiday for so many years, it is inextricably intertwined with all things Thanksgiving.

11/28/2013

Terry Bradshaw (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images), Dez Bryant (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bradshaw On WFAN: ‘Selfish’ Dez Bryant Needs To Shut His Mouth

The Hall of Fame quarterback-turned-analyst tells WFAN he would have had a “hard time” with the way Bryant was carrying on during Sunday’s 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions.

10/29/2013

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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Boomer & Carton: Talkin’ Football With Barry Sanders

Barry Sanders stopped by the studio this morning to pay Boomer and Craig a visit — and he arrived wearing his Pro Football Hall of Fame blazer, which fits him well.

WFAN–10/01/2013

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 12: Riley Reiff #71 of the Detroit Lions gets instructions during a rookie mini camp at the Detroit Lions Headquarters and Training Facility on May 12, 2012 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Offensive Tackle Riley Reiff Looks To Protect The Lions Record-Breaking Offense

Riley Reiff, a former first round pick, is stepping into the starting lineup to replace a stalwart Lion. Is he up to the task? The entire team and fans certainly hope so.

08/23/2013

Mark Sanchez (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Palladino: Sanchez’s Pick-6 Doesn’t Foreshadow Jets Failure

These catastrophes in first preseason games can’t be taken too seriously. What can, though, is the overall body of a summer’s work.

08/12/2013

Rex Ryan (credit: Jeff Zelevansky /Getty Images)

Rex Ryan Admits To Missing Plays In Jets’ Preseason Opener

Rex Ryan said he reviewed “every single play: every special teams play, every offensive play, every defensive play.”

08/11/2013

Kahlil Bell runs past Jo-Lonn Dunbar of the St. Louis Rams. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jets Sign Bell And Vaughn, Release Griffin

The New York Jets have released injured running back John Griffin, and signed running back Kahlil Bell and wide receiver Rahsaan Vaughn.

08/11/2013

Geno Smith answers questions at training camp (credit: Chris Lopresti/WFAN)

Geno Smith Wasn’t Troubled By Sore Ankle, Practiced On Sunday

New York Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith has fully participated in practice despite a sore right ankle that shortened his NFL debut at Detroit on Friday night.

08/11/2013

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