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After their hard fought and much-hyped battle on Sunday, Patrick Peterson and Calvin Johnson exchanged uniforms following the Arizona Cardinals 25-21 victory. Calvin Johnson dominated Peterson during the game, catching six passes for 116 yards and two touchdowns on eight targets. Peterson did contribute on offense though, catching one pass for 17 yards and even throwing one pass for 17 yards.
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So now head coach Jim Schwartz and the Detroit Lions are 1-1 after a loss to the Arizona Cardinals. But the score and the win-loss record can be tossed aside for now since the team has bigger issues to focus on.
Lions’ DT Nick Fairley was a surprise inactive for the Arizona game, and that raises some concern about his availability for the upcoming tilt against the Washington...
The Arizona Cardinals showed their defense is still good. They did so against a very talented and explosive Lions offense. As are most things with this team, the game was not an easy one and was filled with gutsy performances on both sides of the ball. It was a hard fought and well deserved victory for the Cardinals on Sunday, in front of an appreciative and fired up home...
Lions receiver Calvin Johnson had a big day Sunday against the Cardinals, catching six passes for 116 yards and two touchdowns.Fantasy Spin:Johnson only had four catches for 37 yards in Week 1, but Matthew Stafford found him for a 72-yard touchdown with 10:31 left in the second quarter and a three-yard touchdown later in the same quarter. Megatron remains fantasy's best receiver.
According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, WR Larry Fitzgerald is going to play today.
Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndmaukong Suh has a reputation for playing dirty on Sundays. Opponents have been critical of the former Nebraska star for taking cheap shots, one of which recently earned him a $100,000 fine from the league. From the sound of it, Suh doesn’t exactly tone it down during the week. According to […]
Lions running back Reggie Bush will undergo an MRI on his injured knee.
After Sunday’s loss to the Cardinals, He didn’t seem like he’s too concerned.
“I’m not too concerned,” Bush said, via the Detroit Free Press. “We’ll see how it goes tomorrow and take it one day at a time. I’m not too concerned, though. I think I’ll be all right and I’m going to do everything...
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer has been in the NFL for a long time. Like many other 11-year veterans, he probably has a strong relationship with several of the league’s officials. However, giving one a fist bump after a favorable call might seem a bit too chummy to some. Palmer exchanged a pound with referee […]
Detroit Lions running back Mikel Leshoure would welcome a trade to a team that would rely on him more a source told ESPN.
Leshoure was inactive in last week's season opener despite averaging 4.5 yards per carry this preseason. The former second-round draft pick currently is Detroit's third-string running back behind Reggie Bush and Joique Bell.
The Lions are a pass-oriented...
Traveling across the country to win an NFL game isn’t an easy task. When I get off a plane, I barely want to watch to baggage claim, let alone strap on shoulder pads and go run into other grown men.
The Lions traveled to Glendale this weekend to play the Cardinals. Sitting on the west coast is one of the mere reasons the Cardinals win football games. Of course, getting all buddy...
Today the Lions take to the road for the first time in the 2013 regular season to face what is probably going to be a desperate Arizona team who’s looking to avoid an 0-2 start. And believe me the Cards know the numbers, teams that start the season 0-2 have about a 12% chance of making the playoffs over the last 20 years. This game will feature high profile match ups as superstars...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz says tests on Reggie Bush's left knee were "encouraging," and his ailment isn't a long-term injury.
Bush took a helmet to his left knee in the first half Sunday at Arizona and played only briefly in the third quarter, leading to the Lions losing 25-21.
Schwartz says Bush was on his way to contributing...
For his part, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush told reporters after yesterday’s contest against the Arizona Cardinals that he’s “not too concerned” about his knee injury. However, head coach Jim Schwartz indicated that Bush would require a battery of tests, including an MRI, according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press.Reggie Bush said he's "not too...
Lions tailback Reggie Bush left the game with Arizona with a left knee injury.Fantasy Spin:It didn't apopear to be serious, but he was getting treatment on the sidelines. Bush played through a dislocated thumb, pulled groin and hyperextended knee last Sunday. Joique Bell is getting a chance to play with Bush on the sideline.