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Lions-Bills Preview Capsule

Dec. 13, 2018 11:33 AM EST

DETROIT (5-8) at BUFFALO (4-9) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Pick'em. RECORD VS. SPREAD — Lions 6-7, Buffalo 6-7 SERIES RECORD — Bills lead 5-4-1 LAST MEETING — Bills beat Lions 17-14, Oct. 5, 2014 LAST WEEK — Lions beat Cardinals 17-3; Bills lost to Jets 27-23 AP PRO32...

Zenner a bright spot in Detroit's dull win

Dec. 10, 2018 7:42 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions won at Arizona for the first time since 1993, and the game was about as tedious as expected between a pair of also-rans. For Zach Zenner, though, it was a day to remember. Zenner was the only offensive player to reach the end zone Sunday in Detroit's 17-3 victory , and he...

Shay returns interception for TD, Lions beat Arizona 17-3

Dec. 9, 2018 9:13 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It's an NFL cliche, the crafty cornerback fooling the rookie quarterback. That's exactly what happened in the biggest play of Detroit's 17-3 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. Darius Slay, who tied for the lead in the NFL with eight interceptions last season, stepped in...

FANTASY PLAYS: Burning questions for NFL Week 14

Dec. 7, 2018 1:39 PM EST

A look at some key fantasy football questions for Week 14: WHICH UNDER-THE-RADAR PLAYERS HAVE THE BEST CHANCES FOR BIG GAMES THIS WEEK? Week 14 typically marks the start of the fantasy football playoffs. If at all possible don't take too many chances when constructing your lineup this week. Digging for players...

Shanahan glad to be with 49ers instead of dad's old team

Dec. 6, 2018 1:36 PM EST

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — When Kyle Shanahan was up for a head coaching job in the NFL two offseasons ago, he had one of his interviews in a very familiar place. Shanahan met with Denver general manager John Elway for about four hours to interview for a job his dad, Mike, held for 14 seasons, helping...

Inconsistent offense has plagued Eagles all season

Nov. 29, 2018 7:04 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz led an offense that steamrolled opponents last season with perhaps less talent surrounding him than he has now. He's certain the Philadelphia Eagles will regain their production. The defending Super Bowl champions are averaging slightly more than a touchdown less than they...

Rams-Lions Preview Capsule

Nov. 29, 2018 11:41 AM EST

LOS ANGELES RAMS (10-1) at DETROIT (4-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Rams by 6 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Rams 4-5-2, Lions 6-5 SERIES RECORD — Rams lead 43-41-2 LAST MEETING — Lions beat Rams 31-28, Oct. 16, 2016 LAST WEEK — Rams had bye, beat Chiefs 54-51 on Nov. 19; Lions...

FANTASY PLAYS: Time to handcuff your RBs for playoffs

Nov. 27, 2018 5:32 PM EST

With the fantasy playoffs coming and the byes over, it's time for your waiver wire approach to change. No longer are you stashing players for future impact. If you have a chance at the playoffs, you know your established starters. Unless injuries strike, you don't want to take a player off of waivers and slide...

Turnovers weren't Lions' only problem on offense vs. Bears

Nov. 23, 2018 5:13 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Long before Matthew Stafford's two interceptions in the fourth quarter, the Detroit Lions looked limited offensively. Playing without running back Kerryon Johnson and wide receiver Marvin Jones, the Lions kept it close against Chicago on Thursday but ultimately fell 23-16 . Stafford's late...

Chase Daniel fills in, leads Bears to 23-16 win over Lions

Nov. 22, 2018 6:22 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Chase Daniel outplayed Matthew Stafford, proving an NFL journeyman can beat one of the highest-paid players in the league. Daniel threw a career-high two touchdowns to keep the Chicago Bears rolling with a 23-16 win over the Detroit Lions on Thursday, filling in very well for injured...