The Eagles, looking to go worst-to-first in the NFC East, won their fifth straight game and temporarily took sole possession of first place.
Lions cornerback Darius Slay and Eagles safety Earl Wolff are inactive for Sunday’s game between NFC North-leading Detroit and Philadelphia.
The Eagles’ up-tempo, no-huddle offense is designed to put pressure on the opposing team. It could be a particularly big test for Detroit, which has built its defense around a powerful defensive line.
The Detroit Lions face off with the Philadelphia Eagles this week. In the lead up to that contest, a new key offensive contributor finds themselves on the injury report.
Metro Detroiters will be watching the Lions play over breakfast when they take on the Falcons next year in London.
The Lions are now firmly in control. They’ll likely win the division. If they can keep the heat up on the defensive line, they could win a playoff game.
The Detroit Lions scored a key divisional win over the Green Bay Packers on Thanksgiving. He’s a look at how the Lions performed in all the aspects of the game.
After being selected No. 1 overall in the 2009 NFL draft, this city and these fans need you to be the best QB in the league and lead this team to a Super Bowl.
The Lions had a great chance to seize control of the NFC North with a home win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Instead, they blew their chance and ended up losing, yielding some particularly negative grades.
Detroit has four of its next five games at home, including Sunday’s matchup against Tampa Bay, and only one game remaining against a team that currently has a winning record.