Five Things: Bears vs. Lions Thanksgiving RoundupThe Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.
Calvin Johnson Shines In Detroit's 34-17 Win Over BearsCalvin Johnson caught 11 passes for 146 yards with a pair of first-half touchdowns, and the Detroit Lions boosted their postseason hopes with a 34-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Thursday.
Bears-Lions Fantasy Starters: Matt Forte, Matthew Stafford, And Calvin JohnsonThe Chicago Bears are going to try to reach the .500 mark when they face the Lions in the opening game of the Thanksgiving Day triple header.
Jets' Tall Task On Sunday: Stopping The Unstoppable Calvin JohnsonCalvin Johnson is looming for the New York Jets' still-shaky secondary. The Detroit Lions' wide receiver is a tall task, in more ways than one, and Rex Ryan knows it.
Palladino: Jets Are On A Madness-Inducing PathWorse than anything, they’ll prove themselves strong enough to stay with good teams, but just bad enough to fall short. So near, and yet so far. And that’s the worst way to lose.
Opponent Profile: Lions Will Test Jets On Both Sides Of The FootballThe New York Jets are going to have their hands full with a very talented Detroit Lions team. If Gang Green does not play their best game it will be a long day at MetLife Stadium.
'Nightmare Performance': Coughlin Says Giants Have Little To Be Proud Of In LossEven when the Giants finally scored their first touchdown, they needed four plays to reach the end zone from a yard out. And that was one of the highlights.
Detroit Lions Manhandle Giants, Manning 35-14The New York Giants were doomed for failure in 2013 by starting the season with an 0-6 record. In 2014, there are plenty of new faces in the fold, but Big Blue once again laid an egg on opening day, losing to Detroit 35-14 in a Monday Night Football dud.