This is the November 8, 2012 news archive. View today's Lions rumors and news.
With Lions receiver Calvin Johnson previously claiming he suffered a concussion during a September 30 game against the Vikings, with the Lions denying it, and with Johnson now claiming he also suffered nerve damage, the question becomes whether the Lion…
Share TweetTwo teams going in different directions will take to the field Sunday in a NFC North battle, as the Lions travel to Minnesota to take on the Vikings. It’s the second matchup between the two teams this season, the first time around the Vikings won in ForSource: lionsgab.comShare TweetIt’s been reported that the Lions, Dolphins, and Cardinals are interested in cornerback Stanford Routt. It was later reported that the Dolphins are out of the running. Though we can’t confirm or debunk the specific teams that have been named, a sourSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetSprained ankle likely to sideline Harvin vs. LionsSource: CNNSI.com
BBAO: Jared Allen on Gosder CherilusUpdated Nov 8, 2012 Share TweetWe're Black and Blue All Over: Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen's bluster can sometimes be worse than his bite, but it sounds as if Allen retains some true animosity for Detroit Lions right tackle Gosder Cherilus. Allen is still upset over a …Source: ESPN.com
Nate Burleson is happy for the players who may push him out of a jobUpdated Nov 8, 2012 Share TweetIn the two weeks since Lions receiver Nate Burleson was lost for the season with a broken leg, a couple of young receivers - Titus Young and Ryan Broyles - have played well in his absence. And that raises an uncomfortable fact for the 31-year-old BurlSource: profootballtalk.com
Suh Again Voted Dirtiest PlayerNov 8Lomas Brown comments on Ndamukong Suh being voted the dirtiest player in the NFL for the second year in a row.
Pepsi Anthem: Kid Rock 'In Detroit' (Lions Anthem)Nov 8Kid Rock represents his favorite city in this special anthem dedicated to Detroit and the Lions.
Preview: Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota VikingsNov 8NFL Films previews the Week 10 matchup between the Detroit Lions and the Minnesota Vikings.
Biggest NFL games of Week 10 -- John Clayton's First & 10Nov 8Misfortune and luck can lead to landing the right quarterback, John Clayton writes. For the Colts, misfortune led to Luck.