This is unchartered territory Lions fans

Wait, what? The Lions are 7-2? During the Lions’ win over the Dolphins, there was a moment on the final scoring drive where I thought, ‘We’ve had two close comebacks already. We won’t get this one.’ Then I realised that Matthew Stafford has somehow been replaced by ‘Mr Clutch’. Seriously, how good was that scoring […]

November 2014 by Paul Mather

Lions players’ twitter reactions to the Falcons win in London

A few select tweets by Lions’ players: Incredible heart out there.Hope the UK enjoyed the show. Phew,we made it to the bye week in great shape.Can’t wait to get our key guys back — Golden Tate (@ShowtimeTate) October 26, 2014 Wow #OnePride — Corey Hilliard (@slabzilla78) October 26, 2014 Toughness, Heart, PRIDE!!! 6-2 !!!! — […]

October 2014 by Paul Mather

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 […]

October 2014 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 […]

October 2014 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 […]

October 2014 by Paul Mather

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 […]

October 2014 by Paul Mather