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Lions prepare for Stafford's uncertainty moving forward

Nov. 11, 2019 7:28 PM EST

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — While saying another 139-game start streak would be "a long one," Matthew Stafford hopes to get back on the field as quickly as possible. The Lions quarterback knew Saturday night that he would not start Sunday's game in Chicago but held out hope until the morning of that day he...

Lions rule out Hand, Killebrew and Walker against Chicago

Nov. 8, 2019 7:26 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have ruled out defensive lineman Da'Shawn Hand and safeties Miles Killebrew and Tracy Walker for Sunday's game at Chicago. Hand has an ankle injury, Killebrew a concussion and Walker a knee problem. The Lions also announced Friday that they have released running back Tra...

Lions' season so far defined by missed opportunities

Nov. 4, 2019 7:27 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions' loss at Oakland was a microcosm of their season so far. A huge missed opportunity. On a day when the other three teams in their division all lost, the Lions couldn't take advantage, falling 31-24 to the Raiders. Matthew Stafford had another big day statistically, throwing...

Lions rule out Daniels, Glasgow, put Carson on IR

Nov. 2, 2019 6:20 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have ruled out defensive tackle Mike Daniels and offensive lineman Graham Glasgow for Sunday's game at Oakland. Daniels has a foot injury, and Glasgow has been dealing with back issues. Detroit had already ruled out defensive back Tracy Walker because of a knee injury. The...

Detroit's Walker out this weekend against Raiders

Nov. 1, 2019 8:46 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions have ruled out defensive back Tracy Walker for Sunday's game at Oakland because of a knee injury. Defensive tackle Mike Daniels (foot) is doubtful, and cornerback Darius Slay (hamstring) is questionable. The team said Slay was a full participant in practice Friday. Daniels...

Detroit's defensive front falling short of expectations

Oct. 21, 2019 7:19 PM EDT

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit's much-anticipated defensive front has looked flat so far this season. This was supposed to be a strength for the Lions, who added defensive linemen Trey Flowers and Mike Daniels in the offseason and traded for Damon Harrison last year. The results have been decidedly...

Lions defensive tackle Mike Daniels out against Vikings

Oct. 18, 2019 3:54 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Lions defensive tackle Mike Daniels has been ruled out of Sunday's game against Minnesota because of a foot injury. The Lions also ruled out cornerback Amani Oruwariye because of a knee injury. Cornerback Darius Slay is questionable with a hamstring injury after being limited in...

Patricia says Lions 'turning the page'

Oct. 15, 2019 6:39 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Matt Patricia was diplomatic, pointing out the obvious: Yes, there were a handful of ways the Detroit Lions could have played better at Green Bay. Then Patricia was asked what he'd say to Detroit fans who are still fuming over some questionable calls that cost the Lions dearly toward the end...

Packers' Davante Adams out again with turf toe

Oct. 14, 2019 7:27 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers will be without his top target for the second straight week after receiver Davante Adams was ruled out for the Green Bay Packers' game against the Detroit Lions with a turf toe injury. Starting safety Darnell Savage also is inactive for the Packers Monday night with an...

Lions, Packers set for division clash on Monday night

Oct. 12, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The stakes will be high on Monday night. The Packers and Lions enter Week 6 as the only two teams in the NFC North with one loss. A win in the primetime showdown at Lambeau Field will no doubt send a message to the rest of the division and the conference on which team is a serious...