Keidel: Will Falcons Or Lions Stay Undefeated?The Falcons meet the Lions in Week 3's only game between undefeated teams. And the match-up is closer than you might think.
Keidel: Matthew Stafford Deserves Record ContractWhile Matthew Stafford hasn't won any playoff games, he still gives the Detroit Lions their best chance for success.
Bernstein: Bears Lose An Absolutely Miserable Football GameAfter watching that, go do something more fun -- like the dishes, for instance.
Durkin: Impressions From Bears-PackersWhy didn't the Bears blitz more against Aaron Rodgers?
Holmes: Breaking Down The NFC NorthThe Bears stack up well with everyone in the division, writes Laurence Holmes.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks To DraftIt's a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don't mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that's a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.
6 NFL 'Bros' Guaranteed To Be The Life Of The PartyLooking for your kindred party spirit? We've wrangled 6 NFL players who are sure to be the life of the party wherever they go.
Durkin: Jared Allen Film ReviewAllen's physical tools aren't what they once were, but his instincts still are top-notch.
Giants Beat Lions 23-20 In OT On Josh Brown's FGJosh 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.
Bears Come Up Short In 21-19 Loss To LionsCalvin 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.
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.
Durkin: Know Your Opponent - Detroit LionsIt’s hard to understand why the Lions haven’t made finding a second receiver a bigger priority.