Packers’ Offense Goes Missing In Detroit

In their loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday, the Green Bay Packers put forth one of their worst offensive performances of the Aaron Rodgers era. Their run game was nonexistent, many of Rodgers’ passes were off and their wide receivers dropped too many catchable balls.

2014 NFL Draft: Updated Needs for each of the league’s 32 teams

The 2014 NFL Draft is just two weeks away and teams are making their final preparations for the big day. Free agency is largely behind us and squads are basically set heading into the draft.
With that in mind, I’ve compiled the needs of each of the NFL’s 32 teams as we approach the draft.

The 10 best picks from the 2013 NFL Draft

It’s easy to look at a draft immediately after it ends and declare a “winner” and “loser” because none of those draft picks have ever played a game. Now that those players have a full season under their belts (and with the 2014 draft right around the corner), it is a much better time to look at the outgoing rookie class and try to figure out which were the best picks.

Green Bay Packers: Matt Flynn to start on Thanksgiving, Aaron Rodgers out

On Wednesday afternoon Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed that quarterback Aaron Rodgers would miss the team’s Thanksgiving Day clash with the Detroit Lions and backup Matt Flynn will start in his place.

Detroit Lions move to 4-2 after “Futility Bowl” win over Cleveland Browns

There were plenty of good NFL matchups Sunday as the Saints played the Patriots, the Packers took on the Ravens, the 49ers and Cardinals did battle and the the Redskins and Cowboys tangled in the nightcap.

The Detroit Lions and Cleveland Browns played in what definitely was not a showcase game. But the contest did pit two teams over .500 against each other, so it would have to be included as one of the good matchups, as well.

2013 NFL Predictions: NFC North Preview

The NFC North looks like a pretty unpredictable division. Here’s our preview of what it looks like for the 2013 NFL season.

Havard Rugland: Detroit Lions YouTube sensation turned NFL kicker

Not even two weeks ago, 28 year-old Detroit Lions placekicker Havard Rugland hadn’t ever played in a professional football game – preseason or otherwise. Just nine months ago, he had his first NFL tryout for the New York Jets. And a little over a year and a half before that, he began teaching himself how to kick a football, mostly because he needed a new hobby after his local soccer team folded.

Fantasy Football 2013: Five bold predictions for the upcoming season

For some, like myself, draft day 2013 is extremely near. For others, though there’s still two or three weeks until you’re on the clock, it’s never too early to kick off your many hours of laborious strategizing.

5 NFL teams that could surprise in 2013

In this article, we’ll look at five sub-.500 clubs from last season that could surprise us this year. By looking at strength of schedule, the number of losses in close games, the draft, as well as offseason moves and acquisitions, I’ll make my case for each of these five teams.

NFC North well represented in the NFL Network’s Top 100 players

While more than two months remain between now and Week 1 of the NFL regular season, there are always fabricated storylines for the rabid football fans to discuss. This week’s hot topic came in the form of the NFL Network’s ranking of the league’s top 100 players of 2013.

Titus Young ignores judge in court, family wants him locked up

As we all know, former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young has been going through a bad stretch lately and things only got worse on Friday. The troubled NFL dropout is currently in jail awaiting trial on 11 separate charges including four felony counts of attempted burglary. During a hearing on Friday, Young ignored the presiding […]

Father: Titus Young has brain disorder, needs help

Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young is in the middle of a Charlie Sheen-level meltdown and it doesn’t seem likely to stop any time soon. On Tuesday Young’s father Richard claimed his son suffers from a mental health disorder and needs help.

Detroit Lions 2013 NFL Draft breakdown

In recent years, general manager Martin Mayhew and the Detroit Lions have used the draft philosophy of taking the best player available, and for the most part, it has paid off. But following the departure of Cliff Avril, Kyle Vanden Bosch, Lawrence Jackson, and Sammie Hill, it was clear that the Lions needed to reload […]

Atlanta Falcons at Detroit Lions Preview and Prediction

The final Monday Night Football game of the season will take place on Saturday when the Falcons head into Detroit with a chance to clinch the top spot in the NFC.

Several Single-Season NFL Records in Danger as Peterson, Johnson, Watt, and Smith Close In

I’m here to point out why you should still be tuning into the NFL’s upcoming slate of action just as religiously as you have every week before. Simply put: there are some historic records in real jeopardy of being broken by a handful of the most exciting players in the league.