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DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 09: Ezekiel Ansah #94 of the Detroit Lions celebrates a first quarter touchdow with teammate Don Carey #32 after intercepting the pass from quarterback Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets at Ford Field on August 9, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Keep DE Ansah Active After His Concussion

The Detroit Lions have activated Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah after listing him as probable to play against the Minnesota Vikings because of a concussion.

97.1 The Ticket–09/08/2013

DETROIT - OCTOBER 28: Wide receiver Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions runs across midfield with a pass against the Seattle Seahawks October 28, 2012 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions won 28 - 24. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Peterson, Johnson Highlight Vikings-Lions Matchup

Adrian Peterson rushed for over 2,000 yards last season, and Calvin Johnson nearly reached that same mark as a receiver.

97.1 The Ticket–09/08/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 9: Kevin Williams #93 and Chad Greenway #52 of the Minnesota Vikings bring down Rashad Jennings #23 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the first quarter of the season opener on September 9, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Vikings DT Kevin Williams Out For Opener

Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams has been ruled out for the season opener Sunday against Detroit.

97.1 The Ticket–09/06/2013

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 22: An American flag is unfurled at Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Houston Texans and the Detroit Lions on November 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Remind Fans Of New NFL Bag Policy At Ford Field

The Detroit Lions remind fans about the NFL’s new bag policy for their games and large events at Ford Field – including the regular season opener vs. the Minnesota Vikings September 8.

09/06/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 30: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs against the Green Bay Packers on December 30, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Packers 37-34. (Photo by Andy Clayton King/Getty Images)

Suh On Adrian Peterson: ‘He Really Has No Weaknesses’

For Detroit Lions defensive end Willie Young, the best way to describe the inexplicable ability of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is to invoke the mind-numbing talent of Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2013

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 02:  Jared Allen #69 of the Minnesota Vikings smiles on the bench after returning an interception for a touchdown while playing the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on January 2, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 20-13.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Vikings’ Jared Allen Doesn’t Rule Out Joining Lions, Says ‘Detroit Getting Better’

It’s a far cry from his attitude in 2011 when he said he would “drown himself” if he had to live in “glomy” and “depressing” Detroit.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2013

Riley Reiff is a former Iowa Hawkeye. Reiff was a first-team All-Big Ten and All-American in 2011. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jared Allen Ready For Challenge From Young Left Tackle Riley Reiff

Five-time Pro Bowl defensive end Jared Allen can imagine how second-year left tackle Riley Reiff is approaching this matchup.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 4: Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings throws under pressure from Jason Hunter of the Denver Broncos in the first quarter on December 4, 2011 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Ponder Confident Heading Into Make-Or-Break Season

Christian Ponder says he’s feeling confident heading into what could be a make-or-break season for the young Minnesota Vikings quarterback.

97.1 The Ticket–09/04/2013

ORCHARD PARK, NY - AUGUST 29: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions throws against Kip Edwards #39 of the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on August 29, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Captuo: Three Things That Must Go Right If The Lions Are Going To Beat The Vikings Sunday

If the Lions are going to re-gain respectability after a horrible 4-12 year in 2012 that ended with eight straight losses, it must begin by beating the Minnesota Vikings in the season opener Sunday at Ford Field.

97.1 The Ticket–09/04/2013

EDEN PRAIRIE, MN - MAY 03: Cordarrelle Patterson #84 of the Minnesota Vikings runs a drill during a rookie minicamp on May 3, 2013 at Winter Park in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Cordarrelle Patterson Out To Prove He’s Worth The Steep Price The Vikings Paid

The Minnesota Vikings traded away four draft picks to move to select Cordarrelle Patterson in the first round. Patterson has already impressed the Vikings coaching staff with his learning ability, speed, size and athleticism. The former Tennessee Volunteer could play a few different roles for the Vikings as a rookie in 2013.

08/29/2013

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