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Doyel: Time To Label Stafford What He Is – A Bust

Question: Is former No. 1 overall draft pick Matthew Stafford a bust? Answer: Sure he is.

670 The Score–12/23/2013

Andre Brown of the New York Giants tries to get around the tackle of Louis Delmas of the Detroit Lions . (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Giants Beat Lions 23-20 In OT On Josh Brown’s FG

Josh Brown’s 45-yard field goal on the third drive of overtime lifted the New York Giants to a 23-20 win over Detroit on Sunday and eliminated the Lions from postseason contention.

12/22/2013

Drew Brees.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Silverman: MVP Race Starting To Tighten Up In The NFL

As the season turns for the home stretch, Manning is still the frontrunner for that award

670 The Score–11/23/2013

Alshon Jeffery reacts after not being able to make a catch in the end zone against the Detroit Lions. (Credit: David Banks/Getty)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Missed Opportunities Cost Bears

Just six days ago, Bears head coach Marc Trestman was the toast of the town after a gutsy 4th-and-1 conversion that helped seal a victory against the Green Bay Packers.

670 The Score–11/10/2013

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Bears Come Up Short In 21-19 Loss To Lions

Calvin Johnson had two second-half touchdown receptions, Reggie Bush rushed for 105 yards and the Detroit Lions beat Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears 21-19 on Sunday in a key matchup of NFC North rivals.

11/10/2013

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Sports Verdict: Who’s Second Best Behind Calvin Johnson? Dez Bryant Vs. A.J. Green

Calvin Johnson and his stat lines have locked down best receiver with a level of dominance perhaps never before seen at that position. With Megatron sitting atop the podium, who currently owns the title of second most dangerous receiver in the NFL: Dez Bryant or A.J. Green?

11/07/2013

Jim Schwartz. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Silverman: Lions Simply Can’t Win On Road Vs. Divisional Opponents

Talk about an inferiority complex.

670 The Score–11/07/2013

Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates his second-quarter touchdown catch against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on September 29, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Lions 40, Bears 32

After three efficient performances, quarterback Jay Cutler took a step back in the Bears first loss of the 2013 season.

670 The Score–09/29/2013

Matt Forte. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Cutler Shaky, Bears Fall To Lions 40-32

Reggie Bush’s 37-yard touchdown run helped Detroit score 27 points in the second quarter and he accounted for 173 yards of offense to help the Lions beat the Chicago Bears 40-32 on Sunday.

09/29/2013

Calvin Johnson catches a pass against Charles Tillman. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: To Slow Down Johnson, Shut Down Lions’ Slot Receivers

The Lions found out last year what happened when they were unable to present a balanced offense.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2013

Charles Tillman tackles Calvin Johnson.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Tillman’s Status In Doubt Against Megatron

Charles Tillman is officially considered day-to-day with a groin injury, casting some doubt about whether or not he’ll play against the Lions Sunday.

670 The Score–09/25/2013

Calvin Johnson.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Detroit Lions

It’s hard to understand why the Lions haven’t made finding a second receiver a bigger priority.

670 The Score–09/25/2013

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Fantasy Vs. Reality: NFL Player Impact Doesn’t Always Line Up

Every year around this time, I find myself getting asked the same question over and over again from people who know I enjoy football. “So, who do you like this season?”

08/26/2013

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Fantasy Football: Top 12 Wide Receivers To Draft

Here’s what you need to know about the wide receiver position this year: It’s deep. Here’s our top 12.

08/13/2013

Calvin Johnson.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson Confirms He Had Injured Fingers During Record Season

Calvin Johnson is downplaying whatever was wrong with his fingers last year.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2013

Robert Griffin III (Photo Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

NFC All-Pro Selections – Offense

The NFC’s all-pro offense features Packers QB Aaron Rodgers handing the ball to AP and tossing it to Megatron. Who else?

01/13/2013

Matt Forte scores a touchdown in the second quarter. (Credit: Getty)

Bears Beat Lions 26-24

Cutler threw for 257 yards and a touchdown and helped seal the game with a late scramble, as the Bears won 26-24 against the Lions on Sunday.

12/30/2012

Matthew Stafford. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Keys To The Game: Bears At Lions

Here are Jeff Joniak’s “Keys to the Game” for the Bears as they head to Detroit for a key divisional matchup.

WBBM Newsradio–12/28/2012

Calvin Johnson.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Silverman: Megatron Simply Cannot Be Stopped

It’s hard not to marvel at Calvin “Megatron” Johnson of the Detroit Lions.

CBS Chicago–12/26/2012

Owen Daniels #81 of the Houston Texans celebrates a second quarter touchdown with Arian Foster #23 while playing the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on November 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Texans Top Lions 34-31 In OT After Coach’s Mistake

Jim Schwartz threw a challenge flag when he didn’t need to and the Houston Texans made him regret it.

11/22/2012

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