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Lions Fans Flood Local Bars Earlier Than Normal For London-Time Kickoff

“By the time I opened the door a 9 a.m., I probably had 30 people waiting in the parking lot come in the doors,” one owner said. “We were full before the game started.”

CBS Detroit–10/26/2014

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 26:  Matt Prater #5 of the Detroit Lions kicks a 48 yard field to win the game during the NFL match between Detroit Lions and  Atlanta Falcons at Wembley Stadium on October 26, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

Lions Stun Falcons With Game-Winning Field Goal In 22-21 Comeback Victory

Matt Prater knocked down a 48-yard game-winning field goal as time expired to give the Lions a come-from-behind victory over the Atlanta Falcons at Wembley Stadium in London.

97.1 The Ticket–10/26/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 22:  Nick Fairley #98 of the Detroit Lions watches the action from the sidelines during the first quarter of the preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Ford Field on August 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Jaguars 13-12.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions DT Nick Fairley Leaves Falcons Game With Knee Injury

Fairley was injured as he hit Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan on a 3rd-down pass play that was incomplete. Lions teammate Ndamukong Suh, rushing Ryan from the other side, crashed into Fairley.

97.1 The Ticket–10/26/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19:  C.J. Mosley #99 of the Detroit Lions watches the action from the sidelines during the fourth quarter of the game against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Saints 24-23. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Mosley Suspended By Lions, Sent Home From London

Detroit defensive tackle C.J. Mosley was sent home from London on Saturday and suspended by the Lions for an unspecified violation of team rules.

97.1 The Ticket–10/25/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches the ball against  Antoine Cason #20 of the Carolina Panthers during the game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson Questionable For Sunday’s Game In London

Johnson participated in limited practice Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

CBS Detroit–10/24/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19: Glover Quin #27 and James Ihedigbo #32 of the Detroit Lions celebrate a fourth-quarter interception against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Greg Shamus/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Are Loving Life In England So Far

Most of the NFL teams that have arrived early and spent a week practicing in England have praised the local facilities and the team-bonding environment of being overseas.

97.1 The Ticket–10/24/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 28:  Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions looks on in the second quarter against the New York Jets  at MetLife Stadium on September 28, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Caldwell Says Lions Preparing For Home Or Road Atmosphere At Wembley Stadium

In some ways, an NFL game in London can be approached the way colleges approach a bowl game, Caldwell said.

CBS Detroit–10/23/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 19: Quarterback Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons is shown on the bench in the second half of a game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on October 19, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Falcons Seek ‘Home’ Advantage In Faraway London

The Atlanta Falcons are a long way from the Georgia Dome.

97.1 The Ticket–10/23/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions walks off field after being injured while playing the Buffalo Bills at Ford Field on October 05, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Johnson Still A Doubt For Lions Game In London

Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is still a doubt for Detroit’s game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in London.

97.1 The Ticket–10/23/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19:  C.J. Mosley #99 of the Detroit Lions watches the action from the sidelines during the fourth quarter of the game against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Saints 24-23. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Bring Their Top-Ranked Defense To London

Heading into this weekend’s game, the Detroit Lions have the No. 1 defense in the NFL.

97.1 The Ticket–10/22/2014

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