Team Grades: Detroit Lions Lit Up By Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater And Stefon DiggsThe Detroit Lions had to prepare for Adrian Peterson and make sure that he was stopped; but by keeping him under control, the Minnesota Vikings unleashed other weapons. Teddy Bridgewater could not be stopped and it was because Stefon Diggs couldn't be either.
Lions Focusing On Keeping Stafford Upright, Bringing Peterson Down“When your job is to protect someone and obviously they go and protect it like that, you kind of beat yourself up about it."
How Much Are Players Involved In Fantasy Sports? Glover Quin An Investor“All you have to do is turn on ESPN and when they start dedicating shows strictly to fantasy, you know it’s big,” Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said.
FanDuel Weekly Roundup: Who To Play, Pass On For NFL Week 7With another round of great games ahead, here's the full rundown of fantasy football plays and passes for Week 7.
Detroit Riding High After First Win, But Minnesota Vikings Are No Easy TaskThe Detroit Lions have to still be on a high cloud after getting their first victory of the season, but it's time to focus on the next opponent and that's the Minnesota Vikings.
Adrian Peterson Says He Could Have Played In The NFL At 18Adrian Peterson says he's still the NFL's best running back at age 30 and could have played in the pros at 18 had league rules allowed it.
Defense Rests In Trial Over Death Of Football Player's SonThe defense has rested in the trial of a South Dakota man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
Team Grades: Detroit Lions Get Nothing Going Offensively, Can't Stop Vikings' Adrian PetersonThe Detroit Lions played great last week, but couldn't keep it going for the entire game. In week two, the Minnesota Vikings just dominated from the start and the Lions really had no answer for Adrian Peterson whatsoever.
Teddy Bridgewater Provides Own Unique Challenge For Lions' Defense“It’s not like when a play breaks down, he’s looking to scramble. He’s looking to keep the play going by passing it with a pass downfield. He does an excellent job there because that puts continued pressure on the defense.”
Containing - And Tackling - Adrian Peterson The Focus For Lions This Week“He’s going to make you tackle him every play and he’ll go 100 yards every time if you don’t tackle him. He’s running to score every single time.”
Joique Bell: 'It's Going To Be A Fun Weekend' Against Vikings“He’s definitely a force to be reckoned with. I believe the 49ers had a great game plan against him and was able to contain him. But you can only contain Adrian Peterson so long before he gets the rust off.”
Detroit Lions Cannot Take Minnesota Vikings LightlyThe Detroit Lions had a week one victory in their grasp, but somehow let it just escape them and in a huge way. The Minnesota Vikings may not have had a great season last year, but they're ready for the 2015 season and the biggest difference is...Adrian Peterson is back.