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Lions coordinator: Blame coverage breakdown, not Suh, for Colts…

Lions coordinator: Blame coverage breakdown, not Suh, for Colts’ TD

profootballtalk.com Updated Dec 7, 2012
Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has taken some criticism for his play on the Colts’ game winning touchdown in Detroit on Sunday, but Lions defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham says he doesn’t know where that criticism is coming from. Asked ab
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  • This Detroit Lions Calendar Is A Disaster In Every Way Imaginab…

    This Detroit Lions Calendar Is A Disaster In Every Way Imaginable

    deadspin.com Dec 7, 2012
    It's well past time for Lions fans to start looking ahead to 2013. With injuries, ineffectiveness, dirty play, and Titus Young just fucking up everywhere, it hasn't been a season to remember in Detroit. So here's to future sucess! This holiday season, b…
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  • Jordy Nelson ruled out

    Jordy Nelson ruled out

    profootballtalk.com Dec 7, 2012
    The Packers will be down a receiver on Sunday against the Lions. Wide receiver Jordy Nelson has been ruled out for the contest with the hamstring injury he suffered in last Sunday’s victory over the the Vikings. Nelson previously hurt the hamstring earl
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  • Week 14 Sunday Picks: Packers’ Lambeau dominance over Lions sho…

    Week 14 Sunday Picks: Packers’ Lambeau dominance over Lions should continue

    yahoo.com Dec 7, 2012
    Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packers Green Bay has won 21 of its last 24 meetings with the Lions, including 12 of the 13 meetings since Mike McCarthy was named the Packers' head coach. Detroit has not won at Lambeau Field since Dec. 15, 1991, two weeks af…
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers 04:13

    'Playbook': Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers

    Dec 7
    The "Playbook" guys discuss why a combination of the Detroit Lions making mistakes and the Packers' offense clicking on all cylinders will lead to a Green Bay victory Sunday.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Griffin, 'Skins taking advantage of opponents' aggressive defe…

    Dec 7
    So I am fairly smitten with this option offense Washington is running, called by offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan and executed with precocious zeal by 22-year-old franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III. A big test comes Sunday at home against Balti…
  • The Sports Guy talks NBA leadership with Bill Russell, plus Week 14 picks

    Dec 7
    Thoughts on Bill Russell, Kobe Bryant, and the different paths to immortality.