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Lions fans buy billboards after refs blow “batgate” call

Get out from under your rock if you haven’t seen, heard, been diluted by replays and complaints about Monday night’s Calvin Johnson fumble which I dubbed the “Most Lions Play” ever.  We all know that the referees

Kelly Stafford bought shots for Lions fans in Seattle

Kelly Stafford came across a friend of a friend sporting a Matthew Stafford jersey in Seattle on Monday. So she did what any mega-hot wife of an NFL quarterback would do.  She bought them shots. Really cool

VIDEO: Matthew Stafford wanted to block, but didn’t

There’s no questioning Matthew Stafford’s toughness. You can call out his decision-making, his accuracy and his inability to make the touch pass, but he’s a tough dude.  But there are limits to everyone’s toughness.  Stafford (wisely) chose

VIDEO: Lions TE Eric Ebron’s knee shouldn’t move that way

Lions tight end Eric Ebron had his knee rolled up on Monday night against the Seahawks.  I’m not a doctor and I didn’t even stay at a Holiday Inn Express last night. But, I know that knees

VIDEO: Did Ndamukong Suh intentionally kick Ryan Fitzpatrick?

Did Ndamukong Suh think he could get away with a subtle kick to Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick’s head Sunday in London?  The game, which started at 9:30 AM Eastern, got away from the Dolphins early and, let’s

Gallery: Lions WAG Marissa Van Noy is pleasant on the eyes

Everybody knows Kelly Stafford and a lot of people know Golden Tate’s fiancee Elise Pollard.  But we need to talk more about another Lions WAG, Marissa Van Noy (wife of backup linebacker Kyle).  Her Instagram account is

Must Watch: Lions punter Sam Martin hands out tickets to Lions home opener

More professional athletes should be like Lions punter Sam Martin, who handed out tickets to the Lions home opener against the Broncos Sunday night.  Martin partnered with FOX 2 in Detroit to hand out tickets to unsuspecting

VIDEO: Lions TE Tim Wright whiffed HARD on a block

Much like goalies in hockey making a save in hockey, sometimes all football players have to do is fall down to block a defender.  Tim Wright (83) fell down and COMPLETELY whiffed on this block against Broncos

VIDEO: Ziggy Ansah threw a punch, got away with it

During the defensive stand that was the first quarter between the Broncos and Lions, Lions second year defensive end Ziggy Ansah got a little hot under the collar and threw a punch in the direction of Broncos

Detroit Lions part of Jimmy Fallon’s superlatives treatment

Jimmy Fallon included the Detroit Lions and Denver Broncos in his series of Tonight Show Superlatives as the two teams square off Sunday night on NBC. Much like most of what Fallon does, it was top notch.