Thursday Football Breakdown: Chicago Bears At Detroit LionsThe Detroit Lions played on Thanksgiving before 24 of the current NFL franchises even existed. The Lions’ first owner scheduled the inaugural game in 1934 to try and generate interest in the team.
If You're Last, You're First; Texans Last In NFL In ArrestsThe NFL's worst week ever for off-field issues started with the release of the second Ray Rice video that left Commissioner Roger Goodell's competency and/or integrity in question. The week ended with the indictment and arrest of Adrian Peterson on child abuse charges. With so many issues swirling at once, there is a tendency to judge the entire league as criminals.
Darius Slay Key To Lions SecondaryThe Detroit Lions' struggles last season cost Jim Schwartz his job, and another disappointing season could do GM Martin Mayhew in. When Lions fans and NFL analysts discussed the team's issues and needs, the secondary came up more often that not.
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Keidel: Feasting On FootballThe 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.
Sports Verdict: Who Does The Thanksgiving Game Better? Cowboys Vs. LionsThe 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.
FANTASY IMPACT: Johnson Back On Practice Field For LionsCalvin Johnson was back on the practice field for the Detroit Lions on Thursday, although it's still not clear how likely he is to play this weekend at Cleveland.
FANTASY IMPACT: Lions WR Nate Burleson Breaks Arm In 1-Car CrashThe Detroit Lions say wide receiver Nate Burleson was in a one-car accident and needs surgery on a broken arm.
FANTASY IMPACT: Bush, Fairley Questionable vs. Washington Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush and defensive tackle Nick Fairley are listed as questionable for Sunday's game at Washington.
Fantasy Impact: Lions RB Bush Still Uncertain About WeekendDetroit running back Reggie Bush hopes to practice Friday, though his status for the Lions' game at Washington this weekend is still uncertain.
NFL Reviewing Suh's Block For Potential DisciplineNdamukong Suh might've gotten himself in trouble with another nasty play on the field.
Offensive Tackle Riley Reiff Looks To Protect The Lions Record-Breaking OffenseRiley Reiff, a former first round pick, is stepping into the starting lineup to replace a stalwart Lion. Is he up to the task? The entire team and fans certainly hope so.