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Lions lament the one that got away after blowing big lead with a chance to reach first Super Bowl

Jan. 29, 2024 18:16 PM EST

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions had their best season in generations. Players, coaches and at least some fans are not ready to celebrate at the moment. The Lions let an opportunity slip to play in the Super Bowl for the first time, becoming the first team...

Lions-49ers game features 2 of the NFL's top 3 offenses, but San Francisco has big edge on defense

Jan. 26, 2024 10:45 AM EST

The San Francisco 49ers are back in a familiar spot facing a Detroit Lions team new to this stage. No team has played in the NFC championship game more than the 49ers, who will be making their 19th appearance and third in a row when they host Detroit on Sunday. The Lions are here for...

The 49ers have a rare quartet of 1,000-yard players. Dolphins and Lions could do the same.

Jan. 03, 2024 12:43 PM EST

Inside the Numbers dives into NFL statistics, streaks and trends each week. For more Inside the Numbers, head here. ___ The San Francisco 49ers and their deep group of playmakers accomplished a rare feat. They soon could have company from the Miami...

Cowboys put 15-game home winning streak on the line against NFC North champ Lions

Dec. 28, 2023 16:57 PM EST

DETROIT (11-4) at DALLAS (10-5) Saturday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN BETTING LINE: Cowboys by 6, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Lions 10-5; Cowboys 9-6. SERIES RECORD: Cowboys lead 18-12. LAST MEETING: Cowboys...

Lions hang on to beat Vikings 30-24 and clinch 1st division title since 1993

Dec. 24, 2023 18:21 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dan Campbell towered over the podium in a black T-shirt commemorating Detroit's first division title in 30 years, reveling in the moment as the bass from the locker room next door pulsated through the walls. When the Lions played at Minnesota two years ago in...