USWNT Plays In Front Of Record Crowd At Ford Field“It was really loud and I think the echo helped that. I think a lot of our fans are super passionate, but the people out there were great to us. It wasn’t just like, ‘Oh, let’s go see the women’s national team.’ They were just so excited to be there and we feed off that energy.”
Samuelsen: 5 Lions Poised For Breakout SeasonsDefining potential breakout players is a difficult task. The term "breakout" implies that it's a player currently riding under the radar emerging seemingly from out of nowhere.
Injuries Piling Up As Lions Prepare To Face Jacksonville On Friday"This time of year particularly, when you get as many guys banged up as we’ve got banged up of late in the last week and a half or so those things enter in, so it changes it up a little bit.”
Ansah Aiming For Greatness"I don't put numbers on what I'm trying to accomplish," defensive end Ziggy Ansah said Thursday. "I'm just trying to be the greatest."
Ansah's Performance Earning Rave Reviews; Ihedigbo Calls Him 'Man Amongst Boys'For Ansah's Thanksgiving Day effort against the Chicago Bears, Pro Football Focus gave him a rating of 7.4, his highest of the season by a decent margin.
Ziggy Ansah Named NFC Defensive Player Of The WeekAnsah's success came as part of Detroit's overall defensive dominance against the Minnesota Vikings, whom the Lions defeated, 17-3.
Caldwell, Austin Hopeful To Have Ansah Play In Friday's Game"We’ll be able to check with the doctors after today’s practice," Caldwell said. "Hopefully he’ll be able to get some snaps.”
Lions' Ansah Getting Ready To Return There's a bit of turmoil on the inside of the Detroit Lions' defensive line.
Ziggy Ansah Taken Off PUP ListAnsah underwent surgery on his shoulder this offseason.
Calvin Johnson, Ziggy Ansah, TJ Jones Out For Preseason OpenerJohnson, who had surgery on a finger and on a knee in the offseason, has been monitored closely by new Lions head coach Jim Caldwell.
Slay Feeling Fine After Leaving Practice, Talks About Johnny ManzielIt caused a bit of a scare Monday when projected starting cornerback Darius Slay left practice accompanied by a trainer.
No Timetable For Return Of Ziggy AnsahOther Lions on the PUP list include Golden Tate and TJ Jones. Caldwell said the team has seen progress from those two as well as Ansah.