Latest Detroit Lions News

Denver Broncos' head coach search starts out in the Midwest

Jan. 14, 2022 17:08 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos began their search for Vic Fangio's replacement in the Midwest, meeting with Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn ahead of their trip to Green Bay. Broncos general manager George Paton and a team of executives were meeting...

Jets, Lions staffs to coach at Senior Bowl in Alabama

Jan. 11, 2022 12:12 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The New York Jets and Detroit Lions will get an up-close look at some of college football's top players at the Senior Bowl. The coaching staffs of both teams were assigned by NFL Football Operations on Tuesday to lead the all-star squads for the game in Mobile,...

Lions' relatively strong ending gives hope for 2022 season

Jan. 10, 2022 19:03 PM EST

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Dan Campbell leaned into a lectern and gripped it with both hands, looking and sounding slightly somber. Leading the Detroit Lions and winning just three games will do that to you. When the Lions hired Campbell nearly a year ago, he was...

The Latest: Raiders beat Chargers with playoff spot on line

Jan. 10, 2022 00:27 AM EST

The Latest from Week 18 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 12:20 a.m. The Las Vegas Raiders have beaten the Los Angeles Chargers on a field goal on the final play of overtime in a playoffs-or-bust finale that would have put both teams in the postseason if...

Rodgers fine, sits 2nd half, top seed Packers lose to Lions

Jan. 09, 2022 17:50 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Aaron Rodgers got off the field unscathed, giving Green Bay a win of sorts in a game it lost on the scoreboard. Rodgers threw two touchdown passes in the first half and sat out the second half with nothing at stake as the Detroit Lions beat the top-seeded Packers...

Playoff-bound Cardinals eye shot at NFC West vs. Seahawks

Jan. 06, 2022 15:55 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona still has a shot at the NFC West title, the No. 2 seed in the playoff bracket and home-field advantage in the first two rounds of the postseason. How much the Cardinals are willing to risk for those benefits remains to be seen. Arizona...

Packers plan to start stars against Lions despite no stakes

Jan. 06, 2022 14:34 PM EST

GREEN BAY (13-3) at DETROIT (2-13-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Packers by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Packers 12-4; Lions 9-6-1. SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 105-72-7. LAST MEETING:...

NFL teams providing female fans with clubs of their own

Jan. 05, 2022 02:36 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Verdell Blackmon showed up for a recent NFL game and left no doubt who she was cheering for that afternoon. Blackmon's hair, makeup, nails and dress were bright hues of blue, and Detroit Lions Women of the Pride was printed on her black shirt. The...

Flashy return of Seahawks' offense comes too late in season

Jan. 03, 2022 20:18 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The bookends to the Seattle Seahawks' season may have provided the clearest examples of what their offense was expected to look like. Everything in between turned out to be a jumbled mess with a lot of what-ifs and reasons why Seattle (6-10) will finish with...

Eagles put 12 on COVID-19 list with playoff spot in hand

Jan. 03, 2022 19:43 PM EST

The Philadelphia Eagles have placed defensive tackle Fletcher Cox and tight end Dallas Goedert along with 10 others on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday ahead of Saturday's regular-season finale against Dallas. The Eagles (9-7) already have a playoff berth clinched with only the...