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This Given Sunday:
Yesterday's finish between the Indianapolis Colts and the Detroit Lions was without a doubt the best moment of week 13 thus far. The Colts scored a go ahead touchdown as time expired to top Detroit by a score of 35-33. Still, there is at least one Colts player that isn't happy with how the game unfolded. With just under seven minutes to play, Don Carey intercepted an Andrew Luck pass. On the play, Ndamukong Suh pancaked Winston Justice, the Colts' right tackle. That's part of football, but Suh and his teammates didn't stop there. They reportedly stood over Justice, dancing and laughing at the injured player. That didn't sit well with right guard Mike McGlynn, saying, via Bob Kravitz of the Indianapolis Star, "Totally ignorant on their part. Just childish stuff. We're all battling out there; I don't know if the hit was legal or not, but clearly he was hurt, and they're out there dancing and pointing at him and laughing. Just blatant disr...
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Clearly, Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is an NFL freak of nature and this one-handed grab is another reason why he might be the best wide receiver in the league. Watch as he makes this one-handed catch against Colts cornerback Cassius Vaughn:
It has taken little time for Colts rookie sensation, Andrew Luck, to getting acquainted to the speed of the NFL game. Luck and the Colts are 8-4 after beating the Lions on Sunday and stay in control of AFC wild-card spot.Although it wasn’t Luck’s best game as an NFLer (391 yards, 3 INT, 4 TD) he came up big when it mattered most. Luck led the Colts back from 12 points down...
DETROIT -- It was the type of finish that can make a player, and break a team.
Rookie Andrew Luck continued to spread his magic Sunday, rallying the surprising Indianapolis Colts to an improbable 35-33 victory over the snake-bitten Detroit Lions.
Luck threw two touchdown passes in the final 2:39, including a 14-yarder to receiver Donnie Avery on the final play.
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ALLEN PARK, Mich. Ryan Broyles is down again, and Titus Young is out again.
Earlier in the season, the Detroit Lions secondary was besieged by misfortune. Now its the receiving corps thats taking all the hits.
Broyles, a second-round pick this year out of Oklahoma, will undergo reconstructive surgery for a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee and miss the remainder...
Detroit Lions WR Ryan Broyles is done for the season after tearing his right ACL on the seventh play during Sunday’s loss (35-33) to the Indianapolis Colts. He will undergo surgery. This is not [...]
Detroit Lions receiver Mike Thomas is expected to start opposite Calvin Johnson after Ryan Broyles suffered a season-ending knee injury in Sunday's game.Fantasy Spin:Thomas has yet to catch more than four balls in a game this season, but it wasn't that long ago, 2010 in fact, that he caught 66 balls for 820 yards and four touchdowns.
Second-year wide receiver Titus Young has once again been sent home by the team, and it doesn't sound like he will be back anytime soon. Lions head coach Jim Schwartz said on Monday that Young is not in the mix at wide receiver, and Schwartz made it sound like the team may be getting ready to move on for good.
"Titus will not part of our wide receiver mix (this Sunday...
Andrew Luck threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Donnie Avery with no time left to lift the Indianapolis Colts to a dramatic 35-33 comeback win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
With the final seconds ticking away, the rookie quarterback moved up in the pocket, flipped a short pass to Avery, and the receiver ran untouched into the end zone to complete a rally that started with Lions...
Andrew Luck and Donnie Avery got together on a 14-yard score on the final play of the game as the Indianapolis Colts shocked the Detroit Lions, 35-33, at Ford Field on Sunday.
The Colts (8-4) were down by 12 points late in the game, but went on two straight scoring drives that Luck capped with touchdown passes to help the team win for a sixth time in the past seven games.
Lions rookie wide receiver Ryan Broyles left Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter with a right knee injury and was unable return.
Broyles was taken to the locker room for evaluation and returned to the sidelines in warmups after halftime.
In his postgame press conference, Lions coach Jim Schwartz said the team is worried about the injury.
A Mobile municipal judge has dismissed a misdemeanor marijuana charge against Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley.
Defense attorney Sid Harrell said the charge was dismissed on Tuesday. Judge Matt Greene agreed with prosecutors that there wasn't enough evidence to show partially smoked marijuana cigarettes found in Fairley's vehicle on April 3 belonged to the former...
Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairleyhad a misdemeanor possession marijuana, charge dismissed in his hometown of Mobile, Ala. on Tuesday.
Fairley was stopped by police April 3, the Detroit Free Press reported, and his car was searched after the arresting officer smelled marijuana, two hand-rolled marijuana cigarettes were found, but a passenger, Eric Taylor, took responsibility...