NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 30: Jarryd Hayne of the Eels in action during the round 25 NRL match between the Newcastle Knights and the Parramatta Eels at Hunter Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Newcastle, Australia.  (Photo by Ashley Feder/Getty Images)

Caldwell Addresses Report Of Lions Working Out Rugby Star Jarryd Hayne

Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said he did not know whether the team worked out Hayne.

CBS Detroit–10/20/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19: head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions looks on during the second quarter while playing the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Caldwell Says Johnson Will Travel To London With Lions

Johnson had said earlier that he seriously doubted the injury would prevent him from making the trip.

CBS Detroit–10/20/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19: Golden Tate #15 of the Detroit Lions tries to avoid the tackle by Curtis Lofton #50 and Parys Haralson #98 of the New Orleans Saints in the second quarter at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 24-23. (Photo by Greg Shamus/Getty Images)

Tate: “I Didn’t Get Punched In The Face, That’s All A Lie”

Unfortunately for the receiver, he was also asked about multiple stories that surfaced that he was punched in the face by former teammate Percy Harvin who was traded to the Jets over the weekend.

97.1 The Ticket–10/20/2014

(Credit, Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Team Grades: Stafford Leads Lions To Late Win

After a slow start, Matthew Stafford had a big fourth quarter in leading the Detroit Lions to a big win over the New Orleans Saints

10/20/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19:  Matthew Stafford #9 and Golden Tate #15 of the Detroit Lions celebrate a fourth-quarter touchdown pass against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions win 24-23. (Photo by Greg Shamus/Getty Images)

In Absence Of Johnson, Tate Stepping Up

Detroit’s stout defense deserves much of the credit for the Lions being 2-0 without Calvin Johnson, and so does wide receiver Golden Tate.

CBS Detroit–10/19/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19:  Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions runs back the fourth quarter interception off Dree Brees (not in photo) during the game at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Saints 24-23. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Quin, Ihedigbo Set Up Game-Changing Interception By Following Instincts

“Me and Diggs switched up something we had been doing all game and gave a different look,” Glover Quin explained after the game.

CBS Detroit–10/19/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - OCTOBER 12: Golden Tate #15 of the Detroit Lions misses a reception during the third quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings on October 12, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Lions defeated the Vikings 17-3. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Reports: Friction Between Percy Harvin, Teammates – Including Tate – Led To Trade

Tate joined the Lions in free agency this season.

CBS Detroit–10/19/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions makes a catch as Melvin White #23 of the Carolina Panthers defends during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 24-7.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Johnson Inactive For Lions Against Saints

Calvin Johnson will miss a second straight game for the Detroit Lions because of an ankle injury.

97.1 The Ticket–10/19/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions pass rushes against Ryan Kalil #67 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 24-7.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Lions Bring Improved Defense To Matchup VS Saints

Detroit will face the Saints for the first time since that playoff game in January 2012 — and boy have things changed.

97.1 The Ticket–10/18/2014

Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks to hand off during the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Vikings on October 12, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Dan Leach’s NFL Locks: Week “7th Heaven” Edition

Well we did it — sweet perfection in week six with five up and five down. Let’s make it 10 for 10.

97.1 The Ticket–10/18/2014

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DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19: A general overview of Ford Field during the game between the New Orleans Saints and the Detroit Lions on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Saints 24-23. (Photo by Jeremy Rafter/Getty Images)

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