Detroit Lions

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Starting Over? Ngata Prob
Starting Over? Ngata Problem
Haloti Ngata became an NFL star and Super Bowl champion during his nine years with the Ravens. Now the 31-year-old defensive tackle is in Detroit, where he’s adapting to new teammates, a new defense and new techniques
By Jenny Vrentas
Andy & Other Andy
Projecting the NFL Draft: NFC North
NFC North Draft Projections
By Benoit & Staples
Business of Football
An Explosive Start to the NFL’s New Season
An Explosive Start to the NFL’s New Season
Recapping the signings, trades and retirements that sent shockwaves through the league at the onset of free agency
By Andrew Brandt
Wednesday Morning QB
On Trades, Retirement and the Winston-Goodell Chat
On Trades, Retirement and the Winston-Goodell Chat
Jimmy Graham’s a Seahawk, Sam Bradford’s an Eagle, and NFL fans are dizzy. The opening of the 2015 league year brought a frenzy of headlines—including likely No. 1 pick Jameis Winston’s surprise meeting with the NFL commissioner
By Peter King
Photo Reflections
Photo Reflections: Barry Sanders
Photo Reflections: Barry Sanders
The legendary running back looks back on famous Sports Illustrated photos, from Oklahoma State, to the Detroit Lions, to his Hall of Fame induction
The MMQB Mailbag
Wild-Card Twitter Mailbag
Wild-Card Twitter Mailbag
What to make of the Cowboys-Lions officiating? Are Harbaugh and Flacco now among the elite coach-QB combos? And will the Panthers keep it close on Sunday? That and more as Peter King answers your Twitter questions
By Peter King
The MMQB Mailbag
The Wild-Card Mailbag
The Wild-Card Mailbag
The Detroit-Dallas game shined a spotlight on a penalty loophole the NFL needs to close. Plus answering reader questions about how playoff refs get assigned, the reality of postseason expansion and whether Tony Romo got too much credit
By Peter King
Monday Morning Quarterback
NFL Drama Unfolds in Dallas (and Los Angeles)
NFL Drama Unfolds in Dallas (and Los Angeles)
Tony Romo and the Cowboys shook off six years of playoff futility in a thrilling win over the Lions, setting the stage for a big divisional weekend. Plus, game-changing news about the NFL returning to L.A.
By Peter King
Extra Point
This Play Didn’t Decide The Game
This Play Didn’t Decide The Game
Lions fans, it's time to accept the truth: The non-call was probably correct. And even if it wasn't, Detroit didn't do enough to beat the Cowboys anyway
By Greg A. Bedard
Game Plan
Cincy’s Goal: ‘Exorcise the Elephant in the Room’
Cincy's Goal: 'Exorcise the Elephant in the Room'
Andy Dalton and the Bengals have played on three straight wild-card weekends, and lost every time. Opportunity No. 4 comes Sunday. A Cincinnati coach talks about all the pressure. Plus, another spotlight player and 10 more things to watch
By Peter King