Jim Schwartz’s emotions have gotten the best of him at least a few times publicly as coach of the Detroit Lions.
Question: Is former No. 1 overall draft pick Matthew Stafford a bust? Answer: Sure he is.
The Bears set several standards of futility in their 54-11 loss to the Eagles Sunday evening.
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.
Fifteen weeks in the books, yet only four playoff tickets – Seattle, Denver, Kansas City, and Indianapolis – have been punched. With two weeks remaining, 19 teams are left in contention for a Super Bowl run.
Bears fans have come to know their first-year coach is one who is willing to take risks.
Depending on what happens late Sunday afternoon in Detroit and Green Bay, Bears head coach Marc Trestman may elect to rest some key starters against the Eagles on Sunday night.
For the first time in weeks, the Bears sit atop the NFC North in the AP’s NFL Power Rankings.
The Bears are now in sole possession of first place in the NFC North.
Justin Tucker’s career-long 61-yard field goal with 38 seconds left lifted the Baltimore Ravens to an 18-16 win over the Detroit Lions in a Monday night matchup with major playoff implications.
By winning back-to-back games for the first time since September, the Bears have greatly increased their chances of making the playoffs.
With only three playoff tickets punched, 25 teams remain in contention for a playoff spot.
The Chicago Bears are going to have an opportunity to make the playoffs as the NFC North champions.
LeSean McCoy rushed for a franchise-best 217 yards, including touchdowns of 57 and 40 yards, and the Philadelphia Eagles overcame two TD returns by Jeremy Ross to beat the Detroit Lions 34-20 in blizzard conditions Sunday.
With four games remaining, 29 teams remain in contention for a playoff spot.
The AP NFL Power Rankings are in for Week 14, and it’s not good for the NFC North.
Entering Week 13, 24 teams remain in or within one game of a playoff bid.
Matthew Stafford made up for some mistakes with three touchdown passes, including one to Calvin Johnson, to help the Detroit Lions score 37 straight points after an awful start to beat the Green Bay Packers 40-10 on Thursday.
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.
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.