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2015 Schedule
3-7, 4th in NFC North
Big plays crucial for Eagles-Lions (1:18)

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Calvin Johnson officially listed as questionable for the Lions on Thursday against Philadelphia. He has, however, practiced all week.

Double Check: Eagles-Lions (0:30)
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Lions' emergency QB: Golden Tate

The wideout's baseball background -- he's been drafted twice by MLB teams -- would make him the Lions' best option if disaster strikes. But that doesn't mean Tate would be excited to go under center. Emergency QBs


Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

The Lions are bringing in Ernie Accorsi to assist with the GM search. Team prez Rod Wood said he will only work for Lions in this cycle.

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Woodson among 32 sportsmanship nominees

Veterans Charles Woodson, Philip Rivers and Calvin Johnson are among 32 players nominated for the Art Rooney Award that honors sportsmanship in the NFL.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

All Lions accounted for during open portion of practice Wednesday. Also spotted -- Troy Aikman.

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Explaining Eric Ebron's struggles

The Lions' 2014 first-round pick has had plenty of issues in recent weeks, including a dropped touchdown against the Raiders on Sunday. What's holding Ebron back, and how long will it last? NFL rumors roundup


Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Ty Law was named a Hall of Fame semifinalist Tuesday. Lions coach Jim Caldwell explained what makes Law so good from his time facing him when he coached in the AFC.


Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions HC Jim Caldwell said playing back-to-back Thursday games allows Detroit to get back in a rhythm after tomorrow against Philadelphia.

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Lions CB doesn't want son to play football

Rashean Mathis, who is currently on IR with a concussion, on his 3-year-old son Rashean, Jr.: "If Im protecting him from everything, then hes not going to learn and grow in anything. But my stance on it, from the youngest age that I can, I would try to hinder him from playing it." His mission to educate

Lions RBs good Hail Mary plays in Week 12 fantasy (1:26)
Matthew Stafford a top-10 QB in Week 12 fantasy (1:03)
Calvin Johnson a great trade target in fantasy (1:07)
Players you need to trade for at the deadline (2:22)

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

The Lions had full participation in practice Tuesday with only five players, including receiver Calvin Johnson (ankle) and corner Darius Slay (neck) listed as limited.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Full complement of players at the open portion of Lions practice from what I've seen. That includes Calvin Johnson.

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Lions roar out of the cellar

Detroit has won two-straight games and football is back in the Motor City. How far up did the Lions move in this week's rankings? NFL Power Rankings

Team Stats

Passing Yards265.38th
Rushing Yards71.132nd
Points For18.130th
Points Against27.429th

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