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The Bears used last year’s formula of physical defense and game-breaking special teams to dominate their rematch against the Detroit Lions.....
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Detroits gridiron gladiators were officially welcomed into the real NFL Sunday afternoon in Chicago.
Given the accolades that are usually reserved for legitimate playoff contending teams, the Lions faced a Bears team that had been seething for weeks, awaiting their rematch with the Honolulu Blue and Silver.
And the Monsters of the Midway lived up to their name, routing the Lions...
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The people are growing nervous as the final minutes until the Lions game ticks off.
There is no Jahvid Best. Maurice Morris has not been consistent enough and Kevin Smith has been in the dressing room for less than a week.
The Lions are a passing team. We know that. But can Matthew Stafford
The Lions can't panic. They must survive this early storm. Before this drive they were averaging nearly seven yards per play. You'd take that any game.
The problem is the two turnovers. They are why the Lions trail 10-0. And now they are in trouble again after a long punt return by Devin
The Lions' punt-return and punt-coverage teams have struggled all season, and coach Jim Schwartz made no attempt to sugarcoat his displeasure with the special-teams unit Monday.
Didn't we just talk about Nate Burleson putting the ball on the ground too much?
He made a great play, tiptoeing on the sideline, but that turnover is inexcusable. He did not get blasted. He has to hang on to that ball, even though it was a pretty good strip.
This is a bad start. The Lions
The Detroit Lions announced only 1,500 standing room only tickets remaining for its Thanksgiving Day game against Green Bay.
"I think we just came out here and didn't play our best," said left guard Rob Sims.
In the aftermath of the Bears’ 37-13 trouncing of the Detroit Lions in which hard hits and cheap shots were prevalent all throughout the game, Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh defended his and his team’s style of play, defiantly denying charges that he or any of his teammates are dirty.
In an interview with ESPN, Suh claims that ripping an opponent’s helmet off, as he did...
Players from the Bears and Detroit Lions are expected to make a sizeable contribution to the NFL’s charitable partners this week. A scrap between Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and Bears cornerback D.J. Moore cleared both benches and required several minutes to be sorted out. Based on the NFL’s...
Charles Tillman and Major Wright returned interceptions for touchdowns early in the third quarter, and the Chicago Bears picked off Matthew Stafford four times to beat the Detroit Lions 37-13 in a heated game on Sunday.