Found April 18, 2013 on The Detroit Sports Site:
The Detroit Lions will host the Green Bay Packers in the 2013 Thanksgiving Day game at Ford Field, per multiple reports. The full NFL schedule will be released at 8 p.m. ET and we’ll have it for you when it’s available. Week 1: MINNESOTA Week 2: at Arizona Week 3: at Washington Week 4: CHICAGO Week 5: at Green Bay Week 6: at Cleveland Week 7: CINCINNATI Week 8: DALLAS Week 9: Bye Week 10: at Chicago Week 11: at Pittsburgh Week 12: TAMPA BAY Week 13: GREEN BAY (Thanksgiving Day) Week 14: at Philadelphia Week 15: BALTIMORE Week 16: NEW YORK GIANTS Week 17: at Minnesota In addition to the Thanksgiving Day national TV game, that matchup with Baltimore is a Monday night affair. Those are the Lions’ only two prime-time games for now, though flex scheduling could kick one of the late-season affairs into a night game.

Martin Mayhew says Lions will not trade for the 1st overall pick

As we get closer and closer to the NFL Draft, there is always a ton of speculations on what exactly what will be happening that day, even though no one, not even the teams themselves, know what is going to happen at this point.During Mel Kiper’s recent mock draft, he had the Lions trading picks with the Chiefs, who have the 1st overall pick this year. Lions general manager saw...

Detroit Lions sign YouTube sensation Harvard “Kickalicious” Rugland

This article is the work of guest blogger Felipe Diaz, a fine and enthusiastic young man from the great state of Wisconsin who is currently a junior at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee studying Film Production and Marketing. Hot off the heels of his exciting viral YouTube video, Norwegian-born Harvard “Kickalicious”Rugland has agreed to a three-year offer from the Detroit...

Clay Matthews seeing a lot of green in Green Bay after signing contract extension

All-Pro outside linebacker Clay Matthews and the Green Bay Packers have agreed to a 5-year contract extension worth an estimated  $66 million, according to Ian Rapoport and Albert Breer of the NFL Network. Matthews tweeted a photo of him signing the new contract, and the team later confirmed the move. "Congratulations to Clay, who has quickly developed into a core member...

Clay Matthews Signs Reported Five-Year, $66 Million Extension With Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. — One big deal done for the Green Bay Packers, one to go. The Packers locked up star linebacker Clay Matthews with a long-term extension Wednesday as the team took care of one of its top two stars in need of new deals. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers is also in negotiations for an extension. Matthews posted a picture of himself on Twitter signing the deal, saying, ...

Packers Agree To Long Term Extension With Clay Matthews

Well the Packers now have one big deal, and one huge deal to come.  Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Green Bay Packers and pro bowl linebacker Clay Matthews have agreed to terms on a long term extension. #Packers & LB Clay Matthews have reached an agreement in principle on a long-term extension, per sources. He is expected to sign it today. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April...

Jermichael Finley will donate to One Fund Boston for each TD and dropped pass this season

In a kind hearted gesture, Packers TE Jermichael Finley tweeted today that he will donate $500 to One Fund Boston this season for each pass he drops and each touchdown he records. I'll b donating $500 4 every dropped pass this season 2 One Fund Boston. Now fans can cheer & boo me @ the same time! Also giving $500/TD! — Jermichael Finley (@JermichaelF88) April 18, 2013...

Report: Packers Reach An Agreement With LB Clay Matthews On An Extension

Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Green Bay Packers have reached an agreement in principle with OLB Clay Matthews. Matthews has since tweeted out an image of him signing his new contract. Matthews is expected to make as much as $13 million annually, which leaves him among the highest paid linebackers in the league.   The post Report: Packers Reach An Agreement With LB Clay Matthews...

Clay Matthews Deal Solidifies Green Bay Packers as Long-Term Super Bowl Contenders

For all those Green Bay Packer fans who have criticized Ted Thompson for being a cheapskate over the years, the five-year $66 million deal given to Clay Matthews yesterday should prove once and for all that he's not -- it also proves that he knows how to build a winner. Thompson, who enters ninth-year as Packers general manager isn't a lavish spender by any means but he...

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