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2013-03-16 23:03:16

The Sports Fan Playground announced that the store is marking down Detroit Lions NFL gear up to 75% off of the retail price through the NFL Draft. Detroit, Michigan

2012-07-14 23:01:29

For Detroit Lions fans, the month of August means one thing........the start of an upcoming Lions football season.

2009-10-05 16:05:11

Detroit Lions quarterback Matt Stafford suffered a knee injury in Sunday's 48-24 loss to the Chicago Bears and is listed as day-to-day, the NFL team said. Head Coach Jim Schwartz would not comment on an ESPN report the 21-year-old rookie signal-caller suffered a dislocated knee, The Detroit Free Press said Monday. Stafford, who threw for 296 yards against the Bears, was injured when he was sacked late in the game and was replaced by veteran backup quarterback Daunte Culpepper in the fourth...

2009-09-20 15:44:56

Brett Favre passed for two scores and Adrian Peterson ran for another Sunday, leading Minnesota over Detroit 27-13 -- the Lions' 19th consecutive defeat. Favre's touchdown tosses were for 1 yard to Visanthe Shiancoe and 3 yards to Percy Harvin and Peterson scored on a 27-yard run. The veteran quarterback,

2008-12-28 15:53:53

Aaron Rodgers threw three scoring passes for Green Bay, which dumped the Detroit Lions 31-21 Sunday, making them the first NFL team to go 0-16. Rodgers was 21-for-31 for 225 yards and was picked off twice. Donald Driver caught six passes for 11 yards and a touchdown for Packers (6-10), who missed the playoffs in their first season after quarterback Brett Favre left for the New York Jets. Dan Orlovsky completed 22-of-42 passes for 225 yards and two touchdowns for the Lions (0-16).

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.