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DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions breaks up a pass intended for Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants during the third quarter at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Five Overexcited, Way Too Early Optimistic Observations About The Lions [BLOG]

So what if I’m losing my mind? Monday Night Football was almost pure fun for Lions fans.

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OWINGS MILLS, MD - MAY 23: Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens addresses a news conference with his wife Janay at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since facing felony assault charges stemming from a February incident involving Janay at an Atlantic City casino. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Caldwell Addresses Rice Situation, Says Lions Have Zero Tolerance For Domestic Violence

As far as how the Lions would deal with a player who committed an act of domestic violence, Caldwell implied the player would be released.

CBS Detroit–09/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a first quarter throw between Prince Amukamara #20 and Antrel Rolle #26 of the New York Giants but is called back due to a penalty at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

LeBron James Calls Calvin Johnson His Favorite Athlete

Durant also called him the best WR of all-time.

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Tale Of The Tape: Detroit Lions At Carolina Panthers

The hiring of Jim Caldwell as head coach has brought a new attitude on both sides of the ball in Detroit.

09/09/2014

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Classic Audio: Scott Anderson Does His Trent Dilfer ‘Stafford’ Bit

After the decisive win vs the NY Giants on Monday Night Football and Stafford’s command of the game, we’re bringing it back again. Heck, we’ll take any excuse to listen to this classic bit. Ball speed! Ball control!

09/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a first quarter touchdown next to Antrel Rolle #26 of the New York Giants at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Madden 15 Simulation Nails Calvin Johnson TD [VIDEO]

The video game had Calvin Johnson catching a 64 yard touchdown pass in the first half. Remarkably, Calvin had a 67 yard touchdown reception in last night’s game.

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[GIF] Matthew Stafford Meme Says ‘Deal With It’

With 346 yards, 2 passing touchdowns and a huge rushing TD, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford was a major factor in the dismantling of the NY Giants on Monday Night Football.

09/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions can't can't make the catch Prince Amukamara #20 of the New York Giants during the second quarter at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Stafford, Johnson On Same Page In Lions’ Win

For all the talk about Matthew Stafford and how quickly he would pick up a new system in Detroit, it was easy to forget one crucial factor.

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Lions Offense Leads The Way In Smooth Opening Victory

The Detroit Lions opened the season at home for Monday Night Football, vanquishing the New York Giants with relative ease, led by an impressive Matthew Stafford.

09/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions scrambles prior to throwing a first quarter touchdown against the New York Giants  at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Stafford Shows Off Improved Footwork, Decision-Making In Season Debut

Stafford emerged from the game with a 125.3 passer rating, but statistics tell only part of the story.

CBS Detroit–09/09/2014

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It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 3.

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Jed Collins #45 of the Detroit Lions scores a touchdown in the 3rd quarter against the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

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NFL Power Rankings: Week 2

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 2.

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