Lions players’ reactions to the Saints win

    What a great atmosphere! Great team win! Toughness is not only pulled out by players but by a great coach like Mr. Caldwell! Lion gang!! — Kyle Van Noy (@KVN_03) October 19, 2014 Son of a mother DUCK! What a freaking game…what. a. freaking. game. — Sam Martin (@SamMartin_6) October 19, 2014 Breaking […]

2 weeks ago by Paul Mather

Takeaways from the huge comeback win over the Saints

    Some takewaways from today’s comeback win: – Golden Tate III stepped up Tate finished with 10 receptions for 154 yards, including a huge 73-yard reception TD to bring the Lions back to 23-17.  This was a crucial, crucial play, following the Saints’ field goal kick when momentum for the Lions had been killed.  What […]

2 weeks ago by Paul Mather

Schedule favouring the Lions?

Gosh darn that Aaron Rodgers. Immediately following the Lions win, it would have been nice to go a game clear at the top of the NFC North. The Pack were down in Miami and an upset was on the cards. Then Rodgers did his Rodgers thing. The Lions still lead the division by way of […]

3 weeks ago by Paul Mather
Dominant defense

Lions-Vikings: 6 takeaways from the win over the Vikings

With the Lions improving to 4-2 and 2-0 in the division, here’s what we can learn coming away from Minneapolis: 1) Defense dominates The Lions were allowing a league-leading 282 yards per game coming into Week 6, and had just 212 yards allowed today. Teddy Bridgewater was sacked 8 times, the most a Lions team […]

3 weeks ago by Paul Mather

Will the Lions roar going forward?

Part of me is still smarting from the Buffalo loss. When I used to play, I was fine with the 24-hour rule. But I struggle with it being a Lions fan! Maybe it was the way Jim Schwartz was carried off the field that rubbed it in. Or maybe it was the way momentum was […]

3 weeks ago by Paul Mather

5 things we learned in the Jets win

Here’s some things we learned in the Lions Week 4 over the Jets: 1) Matthew Stafford is playing efficiently Stafford finished 24 of 34 for 293 yards for 2 passing touchdowns, a rushing touchdown and zero turnovers. He spread the ball to 8 different receivers and never favourited a single receiver. 2) The offense is […]

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