Tag: Detroit Lions

Cowboys acquire WR Williams from Lions

Posted in News and Rumors on October 14, 2008 at 5:43 pm by

It’s a move often seen in baseball, but seldom done in football: a contending team acquires a player at the trading deadline whom it hopes will help put them over the top. The Dallas Cowboys […] Read the full article »

Bears-Lions postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on October 5, 2008 at 3:15 pm by

No Tommie Harris? No Nathan Vasher? No problem. The Detroit Lions were so awful and so inept that the Bears nearly pitched a shutout, and quite possibly might have done just that had Devin Hester […] Read the full article »

Bears-Lions inactives

Posted in News and Rumors on October 5, 2008 at 10:54 am by

Bears inactives: QB Caleb Hanie (Emergency QB), DB Craig Steltz, CB Nathan Vasher, G Dan Buenning, OT Chris Williams, DT Matt Toeaina, WR Brandon Lloyd. Lions inactives: QB Drew Stanton (Emergency QB), RB Marcus Thomas, […] Read the full article »

Bennett up, Vasher down

Posted in News and Rumors on October 5, 2008 at 10:40 am by

Late last week, it was revealed that top wide receiver Brandon Lloyd would miss the Lions game with a sprained knee, and there was speculation that rookie Earl Bennett would make his first stint on […] Read the full article »

Breakdown of Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions

Posted in News and Rumors on October 4, 2008 at 10:14 pm by

Bears offense vs. Lions defense Matt Forte’s rushing totals have declined each week through the first four games of the season. Now, some people — like Hub Arkush, who is usually excessively hard on the […] Read the full article »

Lloyd out for Detroit game

Posted in News and Rumors on October 3, 2008 at 4:17 pm by

Bears wide receiver Brandon Lloyd, who has been the most steady receiver for the team this year, has been ruled out for Sunday’s game in Detroit. Lloyd sprained his knee in last week’s victory over […] Read the full article »

Millen regime over in Detroit

Posted in News and Rumors on September 24, 2008 at 11:42 am by

Several media outlets are reporting that Matt Millen is leaving his post as the Detroit Lions’ president and general manager. All I can say is… it’s about time. Under Millen’s watch, which extends back to […] Read the full article »