Josh Brown’s 45-yard overtime field goal lifted the Giants to a 23-20 win over Detroit. The Lions are now eliminated from postseason contention.
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.
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.
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.
The Detroit Lions scored 37 straight points to beat the Green Bay Packers 40-10 on Thanksgiving Day.
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Football fans care about the MVP, the Rookie of the Year and the Coach of the Year. Comeback Player of the Year? Wake me when we get to the good part. But this year, it IS the good part.
The keyword is “upside.” And these guys have it. Here are the top 10 fantasy football quarterbacks for the 2012 NFL season.
The Green Bay Packers defeated the Detroit Lions 27-15 on Thanksgiving Day to improve to an undefeated 11-0 record.
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Not only did the Lions lose the game, but now they have to face tough questions about whether their franchise quarterback can stay healthy.
Matthew Stafford’s return to the lineup lasted less than two games. The Detroit quarterback hurt his right shoulder again late in his team’s 23-20 overtime loss to the New York Jets on Sunday.
The Detroit Lions are leading the NFC in something and, for a nice change, it’s nothing to cringe about.
Head injuries were an important issue for the NFL in the offseason, and several key players went down with concussions on the first full day of play.