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There were two Detroit Lions that deserve special recognition for playing a great game today and showing up big when the team needed them most. One on offense and one on defense… … [visit site to read more] Awarding SLR Game Balls Following a Detroit Lions Win - SideLion Report - SideLion Report - A Detroit Lions Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Coach speak: Highlights from Jim Schwartz's Monday news conference

Highlights from Lions coach Jim Schwartz's Monday news conference. On the excitement on the plane trip home: "Go to work on San Diego. Obviously we were pleased to get the win and excited about it, but it's a long trip back, it's a late game and we didn't have any champagne."

Ticker: Ex-Lion Woody says if he were Raider, he'd try to egg on Suh

So he's back after serving his time for the Thanksgiving incident, and the Lions are glad he is. But what kind of welcome can Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh expect from the Raiders when he returns to the field today in Oakland?

Four Downs recap: Detroit Lions limit Raiders' run game, overcome injuries in victory

While Detroit got caught up in another high-scoring game, it got touchdowns from three different receivers.

Detroit Lions Escape From Oakland With Playoffs in their Sights

The Lions did it again. They came back from ANOTHER double digit deficit to beat the Oakland Raiders on their home turf. TEAM SWAG is back. Once again the Lions proved that no lead is safe against them until the clock strikes 0. With the ball on the 2 yard line in the Black hole and Raider nation on it’s feet screaming for his head on a platter, Matthew Stafford calmly adjusted...

Lions in playoffs? Here's how close they are

With their win Sunday, the Lions have a two-game lead in the race for an NFC wild-card spot with two to play.

Lions coach Jim Schwartz downplays lack of running game

After the offense mustered only 57 yards on' attempts against the Raiders, Schwartz downplayed the ineffectiveness of the league's 28th-ranked rushing offense.

Game Grades: Stafford, Johnson lead Lions

The Detroit Lions strengthened their grasp on one of the NFC's wild card spots after a comeback victory against the Oakland Raiders.

Detroit Lions @ Oakland Raiders: 2nd quarter running diary

Lions face 3rd and 2. Stafford finds Megatron crossing the middle with a 2 yard yard pass...who then adds 21 in YAC! Lions at midfield! Beast personified. 2nd and 10...BLITZ...SACK. Stafford loses 11. UGH.  3rd and forver, Stafford overthrows Megatron. Would have been short, anywayA promising drive was killed off by the Raiders sack.  But a nice punt by the Aussie, Ben Graham...

Detroit Lions @ Oakland Raiders: 4th quarter running diary

FYI:  Stafford is over 4K passing yards on the season. Via Tim Twenyman on Twitter: Stafford over 4,000 yards on season. He's 2nd youngest to have 4,000 and 30 touchdowns in same season. The youngest was Dan Marino in 1984. I often forget Stafford is only 23. He's going to get better...and he's pretty damn good already. Lions start the 4th by converting on 3rd down...
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