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The Detroit Lions travel to play the Washington Redskins in Week 3 of the NFL season.
While the Lions are 1-1 to start the season they are hoping to score their second win of the season on Sunday against a Washington Redskins team which has looked nothing like the team that appeared in the playoffs last season.
Fox will have coverage of this game beginning at 1:00 pm ET from FedEx Field in Landover, MD.
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The Washington Redskins are a 1 point favorite against the Detroit Lions. The over/Under for this game is 49 total points.
Will the Redskins get their first win of the season or will the Lions score a road victory?
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Reggie Bush is a bit injury prone and the Lions knew that when they signed him. Bush has still been a huge asset to the offense, so his long term health is the most important focus of the team.
Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Lions may rest Bush, who is nursing a knee injury.
The Lions have listed him as questionable. and reports say they may shut Bush down for a week rather...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. - His job is probably on the line this year. His team was coming off a loss the previous week and trying to end a 0-21 drought in Washington.
So when a Hail Mary pass fell incomplete on the games final play, Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz reacted with a little attitude. A fist pump was immediately followed by Schwartz spiking his headset to the ground.
Modell’s may have seen a spike in Ryan Kerrigan jersey sales, and they can thank an associate who goes by the name of Marty Huggins.
The Redskins linebacker went undercover as “Marty” at the sporting goods store, and while his physique had some customers questioning his identity, he went unrecognized during his sales associate tenure. Instead, his time was filled with promoting...
Washington Redskins WR Pierre Garcon came out and stated what has been painfully clear, Robert Griffin III isn't fully healthy. The bigger question is after what happened in the 2012 playoffs, is the coaching and medical staff risking his future for an 0-3 start.
It wasn’t hard to see this coming. The Redskins threw the papers an easy alley-oop here. It’s still funny though. Unless you are a Redskins fan.
Not to let facts ruin a good joke but RGIII has thrown for 975 yards so far this season. The defense has given up well over 1000 yards in three games.
According to John Keim of ESPN.com, Redskins tight end Fred Davis has been listed as questionable with an ankle injury.
TE Fred Davis added to injury report. Listed as questionable with an ankle injury #redskins
— John Keim (@john_keim) September 21, 2013
Davis did fully participate in practice all week, so it sounds like he injured his ankle during Friday’s practice.
According to Mike Jones of the Washington Post, Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather and kicker Kai Forbath are questionable for Sunday’s game against the Lions. Both players will be evaluated early on Sunday to determine their status’.
The Redskins have monitored Meriweather for concussion-like symptoms all week long. He practiced in a limited capacity on Wednesday and Thursday...
Washington Redskins receiver Pierre Garcon says quarterback Robert Griffin III is ''a lot different'' this year.
Garcon said Monday that Griffin is ''not fully healthy, obviously.''
Said Garcon: ''He running a little bit more, but last year's RG3 was a lot different than this year's RG because of his knee. It's not surprising...
Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins.
Bush injured his left knee last week at Arizona, returned to practice on a limited basis Friday and was listed at that point as questionable.
But a decision was made to keep Bush out for this week and try to get him closer to full strength for next Sunday's game against...
Detroit Lions defensive tackle Jason Jones is out for the year with a left knee injury.
Jones ruptured his left patella tendon in the second quarter of the Lions' 27-20 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
Jones was carted off after a pass play with 5:55 remaining in the first half.
Jones signed with the Lions as a free agent in March. The 2008 second-round draft pick...
Just a week after saying that quarterback Robert Griffin III has been slowed down by the bulk of his protective knee brace, Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon now says that Griffin is "not fully healthy, obviously", according to the Washington Post.“He’s running a little bit more. But last year’s RGIII was a lot different from this year’s RG because...
Lions receiver Ryan Broyles (knee) will be active for the first time this season Sunday against the Redskins, according to the Detroit Free Press.Fantasy Spin:Pat Edwards is out with an ankle injury, so Broyles is active for the first time since tearing his ACL last year. Although he has a great matchup against the Redskins, fantasy owners should hold off on playing him because it...
Detroit running back Reggie Bush says he will play against Chicago in Week 4.Fantasy Spin:The Lions tailback tried to get the team to let him play this week, but they played it cautiously and made him inactive. Joique Bell did a good job as his replacement, rushing for 63 yards and a score and catching four balls for an additional 69 yards in the Lions win over Washington.
Detroit Lions tight end Joseph Fauria has been working on his touchdown celebration moves. This week he brings us N'Sync's "Bye Bye Bye" dance.
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) -- The Detroit Lions took advantage of a pair of fourth-quarter bobbles, including one by Robert Griffin III, in a 27-20 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
Matthew Stafford threw for 385 yards, and Calvin Johnson and Nate Burleson both had 100 yards receiving for the Lions, who are 2-1.
Detroit beat the Redskins on the road for the first time since 1939...