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NFL coaching changes: Ranking the openings

Black Monday in the NFL is always turbulent. This year, we saw a bevy of jobs come open, including the Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts, Arizona Cardinals and Detroit Lions. Additionally, the Oakland Raiders are technically without a coach until Jon Gruden signs on, while the New York Giants have had an opening for over a month. […]

NFL playoff scenarios, Week 16: Who can clinch?

With 15 weeks of the NFL regular season fully in the books, we know some things about who is going to be in the playoffs, and what can happen in Week 16 to make the picture even clearer. Going into the weekend ahead, we know this much: the Philadelphia Eagles have clinched the NFC East […]

NFL Week 15: Notes and observations

We’re finally to the point of the NFL season where it’s put up or shutup for legion of squads. The playoffs are only three weeks away, and only a few of the spots have been nabbed. This weekend, we have a bevy of teams that face either absolute or borderline must-win contests, and it starts […]

Lions Matthew Stafford Questionable for Game Sunday

The Detroit Lions are 6-6 and two games behind in the race for the final NFC wildcard spot and a loss on Sunday would almost end their already slim hopes of a playoff berth. On Friday, the Lions announced that quarterback Matthew Stafford was listed as questionable for the game against Tampa Bay due to […]

Lions unsure about Matthew Stafford on Sunday

The Detroit Lions are all but out of the playoff race in the stacked NFC. Detroit has lost its last two games including an embarrassing 44-20 drubbing at the hands of the Baltimore Ravens last Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium, putting them at 6-6. This weekend, the Lions are on the road once again to […]

Lions QB Matthew Stafford questionable for Week 14’s matchup vs. Bucs

The Detroit Lions are on the bubble in the NFC as they try to be one of the teams that clinches a playoff spot through the NFC Wild Card. Although the Lions are still in the hunt, it may get very difficult for Detroit in Week 14 with quarterback Matthew Stafford’s playing status uncertain. According […]

Dwight Freeney Signs With Lions

  The Detroit Lions have signed defensive end Dwight Freeney, after has was waived by the Seattle Seahawks. In a sudden change, Freeney was cut by the Seahawks on Tuesday. He reacted on Twitter, saying he was “confused” but looking forward to the future. At 37, Dwight Freeney is most associated with the Indianapolis Colts, […]

Minnesota Could Stretch NFC North Lead to Three Games With Win Thursday

Week 12 in the NFL opens with three games and the first features the Minnesota Vikings visiting the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving Day in an NFC North showdown. The current line has Minnesota favored by 3 points with the over/under point total on 44.5. Entering this game, Minnesota on the season is 8-2 straight up […]

Brett Hundley and Packers in Big NFC North Game Against Lions

Week 9 of the NFL regular season concludes with Monday Night Football when the Detroit Lions visit the Green Bay Packers for an NFC North showdown. The current line has Detroit favored by 2 points with the over/under point total sitting on 43. Entering this game, Detroit on the season is 3-4 straight up and […]

NFL Week 9: Notes and observations

The NFL season has reached the halfway mark, and we started this week off with an upset at MetLife Stadium. The New York Jets beat up on the Buffalo Bills, 34-21, putting Buffalo a game behind the idle New England Patriots in the AFC East. Perhaps that is a harbinger of things to come this […]