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Lions close to playoff berth in NFC race

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The Detroit Lions are edging closer to a rare playoff berth with three weeks remaining in the NFL season. More than likely, they will wrap up at least a wildcard bid by winning their next two games against Minnesota (next Sunday at home) and Chicago (Dec. 21 on the road). There's also still the chance of clinching their first division championship in two decades...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush to miss Week 12, Chris Johnson probable

Getty Images Lions running back Reggie Bush will be out of action again this week. Bush’s name will continue to be spelled by Theo Riddick who has performed quite well. Bush would seem to be a better option to play in Week 13. Joique Bell is firmly the starter on the Lions ahead of Sunday’s game against the Patriots. Speaking of Detroit…. When the Jets travel there to take...
Via Tireball.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush Hasn't Practiced All Week, Doubtful For Week 11

Lions running back Reggie Bush did not practice again on Friday due to his ankle injury and fantasy owners should not expect him to be in uniform Sunday.Fantasy Spin:Joique Bell and Theo Riddick figure to get the work against a tough Cardinals run defense. Bush owners likely won't miss much in what should be a defensive struggle.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Ankle Injury Keep Bush Out Of Practice

Lions running back Reggie Bush did not practice again on Thursday due to his ankle injury.Fantasy Spin:Bush aggravated his ankle during Sunday's victory over the Dolphins. He hasn't played well in the shared situation with Joique Bell and Theo Riddick and against a tough Cardinals run defense shouldn't be counted on.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Want to know more about Theo Riddick?

With all the hype surrounding the Lions lead in the NFC North, picking the most notable player is nearly impossible. Yet somehow the sixth round draft pick out of Notre Dame has caught the attention of his teammates, coaches, and the media. Theo Riddick has scored three receiving touchdowns this year while only playing limited reps. Theo Riddick, now #25 Riddick, as with most players...
Via isportsweb.com
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins Week 10: Game Balls

The Miami Dolphins fell just short of notching a fourth straight victory on Sunday as Detroit Lions' quarterback Matthew Stafford found Theo Riddick with 29 seconds to go to lift Detroit to a 20-16 victory. Despite a valiant effort, the Dolphins left the Motor City empty and fell to 5-4 on the season.While Sunday's effort in Detroit, did not result in a victory, there were a number...
Via Pro Football Spot
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions rally in 4th again, beat Dolphins 20-16

DETROIT (AP) The fourth quarter has been a lot friendlier this season to Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions. Stafford led Detroit to another victory in the final minutes Sunday, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to lift the Lions to a 20-16 win over the Miami Dolphins. Detroit has won four games in a row, and the past three victories...
Via AP on Fox
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins observations: Chance for 4th straight win slips away late

The Miami Dolphins were close Sunday to securing their fourth consecutive victory, but Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford led his team on a game-winning scoring drive in the final minute to give the Dolphins a 20-16 loss. Detroit (7-2) began the game firing on all cylinders and scored 10 points in the opening quarter, but a strong Dolphins defense held the Lions scoreless...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Matthew Stafford finds Theo Riddick for the game winning TD

It certainly wasn’t Matthew Stafford’s best game, but he did enough on the final drive to lead the Lions to a 20-16 comeback win over the Miami Dolphins Sunday afternoon. Stafford finished 25-40 for 280 yards, 2 touchdowns and an INT but it was the final drive that the Detroit QB really shinned. With the clock ticking away, Stafford avoided pressure to find Theo Riddick in the...
Via The Majors Detroit
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions win another one at the wire

DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford's last-minute pass to Theo Riddick gave Detroit its latest comeback victory -- and allowed the Lions to avoid another nerve-wracking field goal with the game on the line. Stafford threw an 11-yard pass to Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to lift the Lions to a 20-16 win over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Calvin Johnson had seven catches for 113 yards...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Stafford leads Lions past Dolphins for yet another comeback victory

DETROIT (AP) -- Matthew Stafford led Detroit to another thrilling victory in the final minutes, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to lift the Lions to a 20-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Calvin Johnson had seven catches for 113 yards and a touchdown in his first game back from an ankle injury, and the Lions (7-2) won their...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins fall to Lions on last-minute touchdown

DETROIT (AP) -- Matthew Stafford led Detroit to another thrilling victory in the final minutes, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to lift the Lions to a 20-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Calvin Johnson had seven catches for 113 yards and a touchdown in his first game back from an ankle injury, and the Lions (7-2) won their...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Matthew Stafford Throws Game Winning TD vs Dolphins (Video)

Matthew Stafford got this, don’t worry. The Detroit Lions were down by three points with about thirty seconds left to play when Matthew Stafford connected on his second touchdown of the day to Theo Riddick. The deciding score of the game made it 20-16. Check it out. The Dolphins gave up 100 yards to both Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate, but Theo Riddick’s 11 yard touchdown is...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions edge Dolphins 20-16 with last-minute TD

DETROIT (AP) Matthew Stafford led Detroit to another thrilling victory in the final minutes, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to lift the Lions to a 20-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Calvin Johnson had seven catches for 113 yards and a touchdown in his first game back from an ankle injury, and the Lions (7-2) won their fourth...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins fall to Lions on last-minute touchdown

DETROIT (AP) -- Matthew Stafford led Detroit to another thrilling victory in the final minutes, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to lift the Lions to a 20-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Calvin Johnson had seven catches for 113 yards and a touchdown in his first game back from an ankle injury, and the Lions (7-2) won their...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions Somehow Win Again on Last-Minute Stafford to Riddick TD

The Detroit Lions continue to play with fire, yet they moved to 7-2 following Sunday’s win over the Miami Dolphins. Matthew Stafford hit running back Theo Riddick on this last-minute score to give them the 20-16 victory. [Twitter: @TheCauldron] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions want to keep using Theo Riddick even with Reggie Bush back

Even though Reggie Bush has returned the Detroit Lions still want to give snaps to Theo Riddick. Riddick has been given a few carries but has really established himself as a catch catcher out of the backfiled caching 13 passes for 149 yards and two touchdowns between two games in Week 6 and Week 7. Joique Bell is firmly the lead back with the Lions but all three can eat into one...
Via Tireball.com
November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Three changes that need to be made in the second half of the season

Let’s be honest, we are all a little surprised by what the Detroit Lions have managed to accomplish so far this season. Therefore, we are also naturally concerned about how the Lions will handle the situation from here on out. The Lions have found themselves at the top of a solid division, with awe-inspiring wins propelling them into a playoff conversation. However, after the insurmountable...
Via isportsweb.com
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Three Man Rotation In Lions Backfield?

Lions running back Theo Riddick could be added to the Reggie Bush/Joique Bell tandem going forward after a solid game against Atlanta, according to Lions beat writer Tim Twentyman.Fantasy Spin:Riddick was Matthews Stafford's primary backfield receiver catching eight balls for 74 yards and a touchdown. A three-man rotation would pretty much rule out any of the trio being fantasy worthy.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions win miraculous one in London

The Lions trailed 21-0 at the half. With the injuries piling up (in addition to the slew of inactives, Nick Fairley left with a right knee injury), it felt like it was going to be an ugly one. But the Lions made the necessary adjustments during the break and came out clicking in the second half. The Lions took points when they had the opportunity and finally found the end zone on...
Via Detroit4lyfe
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush returns to Lions practice on Wednesday

Getty Images Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush returned to practice on Wednesday. Bush missed the Week 6 contest against the Minnesota Vikings a week ago but is expected to be ready to go this week for a game against New Orleans. In his five games this season Bush has 45 rushes for 161 yards (3.6 average) and one touchdown. Bush has 20 receptions for 142 yards. The return...
Via Tireball.com
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions Injury Update: Theo Riddick, Reggie Bush

The Detroit Lions were without their biggest threat out of the backfield in Sunday's win over the Minnesota Vikings. Reggie Bush was inactive after suffering an ankle injury in week five. In his absence, Joique Bell led the rushing attack, while fellow running back Theo Riddick was the teams leading receiver. Riddick had to leave the game though after suffering a hamstring injury...
Via NFL Injury Report
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush Not Practicing Due To Ankle Injury

Lions running back Reggie Bush did not practice on Thursday due to an ankle injury according to the Detroit Free Press.Fantasy Spin:Bush can still play Sunday if he practices on Friday, but owners should have a backup plan in case he doesn't suit up. Joique Bell and Theo Riddick are both practicing, so the Lions have options at running back this week.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bears, Jets, Lions, Panthers, Redskins, Titans

Bears DE Jared Allen said he’s confident he’ll be able to return for Week 5’s game against the Panthers after missing last week’s match up against the Packers due to pneumonia. “We’re taking it day by day, and right now, I’m on track,” Allen said, via Andrew Seligman of the Associate Press. Jets WR Eric Decker did not practice on Thursday after feeling tightness...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Training camp winners

The Detroit Lions finished training camp last week and are now settling into a regular practice routine. Detroit’s regular season begins in less than three weeks from today with some Monday Night Football against the New York Giants. With a large part of last year’s core returning, a lot was set in stone for Detroit entering training camp. But as always, a few surprise players...
Via isportsweb.com
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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