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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 (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 Detroit Lions NFL merchandise is marked down up to 75% at the Sports Fan Playground, through the completion of the 2013 NFL Draft, the store announced on Saturday. The Playground has NFL Lions apparel available including jerseys from top players including Matthew Stafford, NFL Pro Bowl WR Calvin Johnson,...

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. With the team making the playoffs for the first time in a decade last season, My Hot Electronics is a distributor of Lions apparel, including jerseys, hats, and other accessories to show off a die hard fan's loyalty. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) July 14, 2012 My Hot Electronics is a proud, leading carrier of Detroit Lions apparel and accessories for the upcoming 2012 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, who set an NFL record with his 271st start in a regular-season game, was 23-of-27 for 155 yards. Peterson ran 27 yards for a touchdown and accumulated 92 yards rushing. The Vikings (2-0)...

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). Orlovsky...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.