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Detroit Lions re-sign OL Chase Farris to practice squad, cut RB Winn
Farris signed with the Lions as an undrafted rookie out of Ohio State and was waived last month.        
5 points by Detroit Free Press | 2009 NFL Draft American football Indianapolis Colts American football positions Detroit Lions Michigan Washington Redskins Detroit
Niyo: Austin's Lions defense under the gun
Austin's defense under the gun        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football positions Ndamukong Suh 2009 NFL Draft Blitz Defense American football Linebacker A Little Bit
Detroit Lions defense, specialists scouting report
Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett breaks down the Lions’ defense and specialists        
3 points by Detroit Free Press | American football American football positions Linebacker Chicago Bears Cornerback Tight end 2009 NFL Draft Punt
Niyo: Austin's defense under the gun
Austin's defense under the gun        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football positions Ndamukong Suh 2009 NFL Draft Blitz Defense American football Linebacker A Little Bit
Justin Rogers rates the Lions position by position
Detroit News reporter Justin Rogers rates the Lions position by position.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football positions American football 2009 NFL Draft Tight end Offensive tackle Defensive end Glossary of American football Linebacker
Seidel: Lions’ hopes for winning rest on O line
For Lions to have winning season, the list of things that must happen is ... long        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Offensive tackle American football 2009 NFL Draft Quarterback Detroit Lions Is the glass half empty or half full? Left-wing politics Right-wing politics
Ironman Matthew Stafford: 'Everybody here wanted to write me off'
Matthew Stafford has started 80 straight regular-season games at QB, the fifth-longest active streak in the NFL.        
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Ex-Packer leads lampooning of Mark Sanchez signing by Bears
Usually retired Packers tight end Tom Crabtree saves his trolling for buddy Aaron Rodgers, but some fodder from the Bears proved too tempting. "congrats on mark sanchez," Crabtree tweeted along with the scene from "Dumb and Dumber" where Harry tells Lloyd, "Just when I think you couldn't be any...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | Chicago Bears Bill Swerski's Superfans 2009 NFL Draft Chris Farley American football Jay Cutler Draft National Football League
Mark Sanchez joins Bears’ sad quarterback group
Mark Sanchez has fumbled his way to his next team. The journeyman quarterback, formerly dubbed the “Sanchise” during his time with the Jets, reached an agreement with the Bears Thursday, according to NFL Network. Chicago, which inked Mike Glennon to a three-year, $43.5 million contract two weeks ago, now has the veteran Sanchez to back...
3 points by New York Post | 2009 NFL Draft Chicago Bears 2008 NFL season National Football League Denver Broncos Jay Cutler American football According to Jim
Chicago Bears signing QB Mark Sanchez
The NFL's leader in free agent signings made another interesting addition Thursday.
-1 points by UPI | National Football League San Francisco 49ers Jay Cutler 2009 NFL Draft Chicago Bears Pittsburgh Steelers Washington Redskins American Football League
Detroit Lions going with Jake Rudock as backup QB, Dan Orlovsky says
Dan Orlovsky indicated last weekend that his second tenure with the Detroit Lions is over.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | National Football League Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl Detroit Lions Tampa Bay Buccaneers Washington Redskins San Francisco 49ers 2009 NFL Draft
NFL injury report: Week 11 Fantasy Football update
The Sports Xchange NFL Week 11 injury report with fantasy football updates on who is out, questionable, and doubtful for all games on the Sunday schedule.
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Detroit Lions doing their best to ignore all NFL playoff discussions
A playoff berth is in sight, but team says first things first        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Lions National Football League Offensive tackle 2009 NFL Draft
Amid playoff talk, Lions set sights on Jaguars
A playoff berth is in sight, but team says first things first        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Lions National Football League Offensive tackle 2009 NFL Draft
Playoff talk gains traction, but Detroit Lions set sights on Jaguars
A playoff berth is in sight, but team says first things first        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Lions National Football League Offensive tackle 2009 NFL Draft
At last! DeAndre Levy returns to Lions practice
DeAndre Levy practiced Wednesday for the first time since Sept. 9. It's unclear whether he'll play vs. Jaguars.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Linebacker American football American football positions Tight end Washington Redskins Indianapolis Colts Wide receiver 2009 NFL Draft
Seidel: Lions’ lack of depth shows up early after rash of injuries
New Lions GM said it himself, there wasn’t much overall depth when he got here        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | American football 2009 NFL Draft Detroit Lions American football positions Guy Running The Run Green Bay Packers
Niyo: Painful truth is injuries are part of the game
The mantra is “next man up,” but that’s more of a defense mechanism than a strategy.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Green Bay Packers American football positions Dwayne Johnson Chicago Bears Mike McCarthy Minnesota Vikings 2009 NFL Draft National Football League
The Patriots have reportedly been preparing Julian Edelman at quarterback
Although Julian Edelman himself made sure not to spread any information on his potential role as a backup quarterback, NFL insider Ian Rapoport reported what Pats fans had been wondering about (and secretly hoping for): The #Patriots have done extensive preparation over the past few days to get WR Julian Edelman ready as the backup […]
3291 points by The Boston Globe | American football Quarterback 2009 NFL Draft Shotgun formation The R.E.D. Album Julian Edelman Center American football quarterbacks
Windsor: Jim Caldwell has been 'Lionized'
Don’t expect too many answers on Mondays; we’ll see if he has some real answers starting Sunday in Green Bay        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Lions American football 2009 NFL Draft Touchdown NFL Draft Week-day names
Tougher tests to come for Wentz, high-flying Eagles
Carson Wentz took some hard hits, showed poise in the pocket and led the Philadelphia Eagles to another victory ...
1 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football Chicago Bears National Football League Monday Night Football Pittsburgh Steelers Denver Broncos Mike Ditka 2009 NFL Draft
Wentz leads Eagles to 2-0 record with win over Chicago
Carson Wentz followed up an impressive NFL debut with another solid performance, throwing for 190 yards and a touchdown, and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Chicago Bears 29-14 on Monday night.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football Chicago Bears American football positions National Football League Jay Cutler 2010 NFL Draft National Football Conference 2009 NFL Draft
Carson Wentz starts Eagles career 2-0
Carson Wentz followed up an impressive NFL debut with another solid performance, throwing for 190 yards and a touchdown, and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Chicago Bears 29-14 on Monday night.  Wentz showed plenty of poise, just as he did in his debut against Cleveland. The No. 2 overall draft...
5 points by Los Angeles Times | American football Chicago Bears National Football League American football positions National Football Conference Jay Cutler 2010 NFL Draft 2009 NFL Draft
Niyo: Caldwell could find himself back on the hot seat
It’s impossible to ignore the history here. Especially when it’s as recent as 2015.        
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Wentz comes through again as Eagles beat Bears 29-14
Carson Wentz followed up an impressive NFL debut with another solid performance, throwing for 190 yards and a touchdown, and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Chicago Bears ...
-1 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football Chicago Bears National Football League American football positions National Football Conference Jay Cutler 2010 NFL Draft 2009 NFL Draft
Julian Edelman takes himself out of quarterback conversation
When Jimmy Garoppolo went down with an injury Sunday and the Patriots were left with one quarterback on the roster, many Patriots fans had the same thought: Julian Edelman is next up. Although Edelman spent his college career as a quarterback at Kent State, he was quick to shoot down the possibility of moving under […]
456 points by The Boston Globe | American football American football positions American football quarterbacks Joshua Cribbs Quarterback National Football League Canadian football 2009 NFL Draft
Marcus Mariota's late TD pass pushes Tennessee Titans past Detroit Lions
By Dana Gauruder, The Sports Xchange DETROIT -- Marcus Mariota and the Tennessee Titans' offense found their groove at just the right moment.
2 points by UPI | American football American football positions 2009 NFL Draft Touchdown Canadian football National Football League Washington Redskins End zone
Seidel: The line that separates everything for Lions
For Lions to have winning season, the list of things that must happen is ... long        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Offensive tackle American football 2009 NFL Draft Quarterback Detroit Lions Is the glass half empty or half full? Left-wing politics Right-wing politics
Seidel: The line that separates everything for the Detroit Lions
For Lions to have winning season, the list of things that must happen is ... long        
33 points by Detroit Free Press | Offensive tackle American football 2009 NFL Draft Quarterback Detroit Lions Is the glass half empty or half full? Left-wing politics Right-wing politics
Julian Edelman had a special message for Tom Brady after last night’s Patriots win
Julian Edelman was a key part of the Patriots’ 23-21 victory over the Arizona Cardinals Sunday night, hauling in seven passes for 66 yards and showcasing an impressive rapport with first-time starter Jimmy Garoppolo in the process. But the receiver made sure to send a heartfelt message to his other quarterback during the post-game interview with NBC’s […]
-1 points by The Boston Globe | 2009 NFL Draft Wes Welker Patriot American football
Notes: 'Systems and strategies' left Detroit Lions with enough time
The Lions' ability to stop the clock on the final drive proved monumental in their last second win over the Colts        
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Jimmy Graham active for Seahawks
Jimmy Graham is officially back.The Seattle Seahawks tight end was active for Sunday's season opener against Miami just 9½ months after tearing the patellar tendon in his right knee. Graham went through an extensive pregame workout about two hours before kickoff and his name was absent from the inactive list.Graham had 48 catches but only two touchdowns in 2015, his first season with the Seahawks. He was injured in late November in a game against Pittsburgh just when he was finding more of a role in the offense.
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Notes: At the end, Detroit Lions had enough time-outs left
The Lions' ability to stop the clock on the final drive proved monumental in their last second win over the Colts        
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Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens' offense remain work in progress
By Todd Karpovich, The Sports Xchange BALTIMORE -- Ravens wide receiver Breshad Perriman made a leaping 35-yard catch on a pass from Joe Flacco over Bills cornerback Stephon Gilmore.
1 points by UPI | American football American football positions Canadian football United Press International 2009 NFL Draft Buffalo Bills Joe Flacco Fullback
Seidel: Stafford tells Lions linemen 'we'll win this game'
The Lions were in the midst of an epic collapse - another one - until, suddenly, they came back, and they beat the Colts        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | American football Calvin Johnson Indianapolis Colts Quarterback Denver Broncos 2009 NFL Draft National Football League A New Beginning
Brock Osweiler downs Chicago Bears in Houston Texans debut
By MoiseKapenda Bower, The Sports Xchange HOUSTON -- Houston Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler was not only able to dispense with quality advice, he was forced to heed his own wise words.
7 points by UPI | Chicago Bears Denver Broncos Houston Texans 2009 NFL Draft National Football League Jay Cutler 2009 Chicago Bears season Kyle Orton
Drew Sharp: Detroit Lions tried but didn't blow opener
The Lions were 37 seconds away from an embarrassing loss, but Matt Prater's 43-yard field goal saved the season opener        
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Lions grades: Stafford was maestro in the clutch
Quarterback deftly completed three passes of 50 yards with 37 seconds left to set up winning field goal.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football Indianapolis Colts American football positions Drive-in theater Quarterback 2009 NFL Draft Canadian football Denver Broncos
Three Lions questions with Seidel: Most encouraging part is it’s a win
Free Press columnist tackles the tough issues after the Lions' season-opening win over the Colts        
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Lions 39, Colts 35

-1 points by The Detroit News | American football Lucas Oil Stadium Indianapolis Colts American football positions Denver Broncos 2009 NFL Draft National Football League Detroit Lions
Live Lions blog: Colts tie game on 94-yard drive
Follow the action here throughout the game with live updates by Al Willman of The Detroit News.        
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Live Lions blog: Stafford finds Abdullah for TD
Follow the action here throughout the game with live updates by Al Willman of The Detroit News.        
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Live scoring: Detroit Lions vs Indianapolis Colts NFL football game
Follow along as Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions open the season in Indianapolis against Andrew Luck and the Colts.        
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Live updates: Detroit Lions vs Indianapolis Colts NFL football game
Follow along as Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions open the season in Indianapolis against Andrew Luck and the Colts.        
115 points by Detroit Free Press | 2009 NFL Draft Calvin Johnson American football Detroit Lions Daunte Culpepper
Brock Osweiler solid in debut to lead Houston Texans over Chicago Bears
Brock Osweiler threw for 231 yards and two touchdowns in his debut with Houston to lead the Texans and their revamped offense to a 23-14 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday.
180 points by The Denver Post | Chicago Bears Linebacker American football National Football League Jay Cutler Houston Texans 2009 NFL Draft Major League Baseball
Lions-Colts scouting report, prediction
Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett breaks down and predicts today’s season opener        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | American football positions American football National Football League Indianapolis Colts 2009 NFL Draft Linebacker Tony Dungy Peyton Manning
Albom: Matthew Stafford labors on for Lions
Never has Stafford meant as much to the team. Keeping him safe is priority No. 1, 2 and 3.        
58 points by Detroit Free Press | Calvin Johnson Detroit Lions Matthew Stafford 2009 NFL Draft American football NFL Draft Washington Redskins Ndamukong Suh
It's NFL game day! Lions-Colts scouting report, prediction
Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett breaks down and predicts today’s season opener        
25 points by Detroit Free Press | American football positions American football National Football League Indianapolis Colts 2009 NFL Draft Linebacker Tony Dungy Peyton Manning
Start Dak Prescott, sit Jeremy Hill. Fantasy football starts and sits for Week 1
Here's a look at a few players who have either a great or not-so great matchup this weekend.
31 points by The Denver Post | National Football League American football positions American football 2009 NFL Draft Washington Redskins Canadian football Cleveland Browns Philadelphia Eagles