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Detroit Lions Offseason Toss-up: Does Golden Tate’s Addition Mean Lions Alter Draft Plan?

During the offseason, we’re debating the biggest talking points about the Detroit Lions. Detroit Lions Offseason Toss-up #4: The Lions chose Golden Tate to be a running mate for Calvin Johnson Wednesday. Was that the right move? Should the team … Continue reading

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Detroit Lions Offseason Toss-up: After Combine, What Position Stands Out At Pick 10?

During the offseason, we’re debating the biggest talking points about the Detroit Lions. Detroit Lions’ Offseason Toss-up 3: Now that the NFL Combine is over and after watching the solid contributions of cornerback, wide receiver, safety and a few other positions, … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: What Do the Detroit Lions Need to Learn From Seattle Seahawks?

Overwhelming. Dominating. Suffocating. Those are just three of the buzzwords that can be used to describe the Seattle Seahawks’ performance in Super Bowl 48, which was a whitewash from start to finish. With the win, Seattle completed an amazing season … Continue reading

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Former Detroit Lions DE Lawrence Jackson Goes Off on Jim Schwartz, Organization

Former Detroit lions defensive-end Lawrence Jackson decided to take to Twitter this morning to describe his feelings about the Lions and specifically Jim Schwartz. The stream of tweets started with his thoughts on Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Josh Sitton’s … Continue reading

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Video: Matthew Stafford Scores Game-Winning Touchdown on Fake Spike

The wins do not come much more dramatic than the one the Detroit Lions delivered on Sunday against Dallas. Trailing throughout the second half, the Lions marched 80 yards in 50 seconds for a score and a one-point win. After … Continue reading

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Detroit Lions’ Toss-up, Week 7: Is Jim Scwhartz Coaching Too Conservatively Before Halftime?

Every week during the season, we’re debating the biggest talking point from the week before about the Detroit Lions. Lions Toss-up, Week 7: Is Jim Schwartz’s conservative approach at the end of halves (routinely running the ball to run out the clock) … Continue reading

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Breaking Down Calvin Johnson’s Spectacular Showdown With AJ Green

This article first appeared on NFL.SI.com. The Bengals’ A.J. Green and Lions’ Calvin Johnson matched wits Sunday in a mesmerizing duel of arguably the NFL’s top two receivers. The pair tied at 155 yards receiving each, with three combined TDs … Continue reading

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Detroit Lions Toss-up, Week Five: Concerned About Matthew Stafford Without Calvin Johnson?

Every week during the season, we’re debating the biggest talking point from the week before about the Detroit Lions. Lions’ Toss-up, Week 5: After Calvin Johnson couldn’t go, the Lions lost in Green Bay 22-9 and didn’t get much offensive performance … Continue reading

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