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Some of the national attention will be on the two coaches when the San Francisco 49ers host the Detroit Lions Sunday night at 8:20pm EST on NBC,...
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Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford tied New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees’ record for consecutive 350-yard passing games with his fourth in a win over the St. Louis Rams in Week 1. On Sunday Stafford can become the first to make it five in a row if he can have a big game against the San Francisco 49ers. “That’s...
The 49ers move on from one early NFC showdown to another when they face the Detroit Lions in their home opener Sunday night at Candlestick Park, a matchup of unbeaten teams that holds some extra kick to it after their heated battle last year in Detroit. NinersDigest identifies the keys to the game and what the 49ers need to do to beat the Lions for the ninth consecutive time.
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Lions cornerback Chris Houston and safety Louis Delmas are listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers.
Lions rookie cornerback Bill Bentley has been ruled out for Sunday's game as he recovers from a concussion sustained this past Sunday against the St. Louis Rams.
Lions defensive end Lawrence Jackson (calf) and Corey Williams (knee) are listed...
Detroit running back Mikel Leshoure returns from suspension in Week 3 and should see plenty of action.Fantasy Spin:Leshoure is a better runner than either Kevin Smith or Joique Bell. Expect a shared situation between Leshoure and Smith with Smith doing most of the receiving work and Leshoure the ground game.
Lolo Jones and Ndamukong Suh are close friends. Just not that close. Jones on Thursday flat-out denied a rumor that surfaced earlier in the week. MediaTakeout.com had claimed that Jones is dating Suh, but that apparently isn't the case. "We are not currently dating," Jones told ESPN.com. "However, if the Lions win the Super Bowl and he wants to use the ring to...
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Detroit Lions will work out free agent running back Steve Slaton next week.
Lions, who as i have been reporting looking to beef up at RB, will work out Steve Slaton next week. Slaton worked out for Bears today
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) September 16, 2012
The Detroit Lions will be working out running back Steve Slaton this week but they will also be hosting another running back.
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Lions will bring former Packer running back Ryan Grant in for a workout. Source: The Redzone Attached Thumbnails
Getty ImagesDuring Week 6 of last season, one of the most bizarre things happened when coaches Jim Harbaugh and Jim Schwartz got in a scuffle over a handshake after the San Francisco 49ers handed the Detroit Lions their first loss of the season.Las Vegas is looking to make the most of that event as the two coaches meet again this Sunday for a rematch.According to Associated Press...
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
Free Agent running back Steve Slaton will receive another work out for employment this coming week.
He will work out for the Detroit Lions in the coming days. Slaton was released by the Miami Dolphins in their final cuts.
He worked out for the Chicago Bears late this week, but the team did not sign...
The San Francisco 49ers dominating defense and methodical offense won for the second straight week, beating the Detroit Lions by the score of 27-19...
Note: While these pieces are typically reserved for Thursday Night Football and Monday Night Football games, the passing of my Yia Yia (Grandma in Greek) this week had me swap Thursday’s Bears-Packers game with tonight’s Lions-49ers clash. Thanks for your understanding and prayers.
If the NFL’s been really good at one thing the past few years it’s been giving us a variety...