“Not beating it up, not going out there, rolling it again, that definitely helps,” Johnson said.
Ansah’s success came as part of Detroit’s overall defensive dominance against the Minnesota Vikings, whom the Lions defeated, 17-3.
hese divisional rivals are going in opposite directions. After a season-opening victory, the Jets have lost five in a row. While they had a chance against Green Bay and Chicago in Weeks 2 and 3, they’ve gone backwards from there.
The Detroit Lions take their stout offense into a matchup with New Orleans’ potentially potent offense.
According to a report from ESPN, Lions coach Jim Caldwell may be prepared to bench star wide receiver Calvin Johnson until Week 10, meaning he would miss games against New Orleans and Atlanta.
This isn’t the blueprint Detroit fans necessarily expected when Jim Caldwell was hired, but it has enabled the Lions to succeed even without Calvin Johnson.
It’s not very often you can get a candid interview from a player especially right after a game, but that’s when Gronkowski gave a little love to his offensive linemen.
After six weeks, the Lions rank 27th in points per game (19.3) and 23rd in yards per game (330.2).
Goldberg’s first response to a critical tweet was rather tame: “I hope you never waste my time again.”
Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said that players can come to coaches if they have a problem with how they are being used by the team.