Lions Don't Have Long Injury Report For Game With Saints, But Big Names Are On ItThe Detroit Lions are looking to get off their second skid of the season, and they are heading into New Orleans to face a Saints team that is still alive for the playoffs. There aren't a lot of injuries to list for the Lions, but each name on the report is a big one.
Pettigrew's Season-Ending Injury Has Opened The Door For Wright, EbronThe Detroit Lions have had a very tumultuous season, but injuries have played a very big role in the problems that have come about. Now, injuries are going to open doors for a few others while one former starter has seen his time with the Lions come to an end.
With Playoff Fate Sealed, Lions Try To Press On"I get paid to pay these three games, and I'm going to go out there and try to earn every penny I get," Ebron said.
Brandon Pettigrew Out For Season With Torn ACLTight end Brandon Pettigrew tore his ACL and is out for the rest of the season, head coach Jim Caldwell announced.
Eric Ebron Insinuates The Refs Are Against The LionsWhat do you think, are the refs against the Lions?
Johnson To Tate During 45-14 Win: 'Swag On Them A Little Bit'"So this is not a typical day in that regard, but when you do have a day like this, you certainly feel good about it.”
Injury Report: Detroit Lions Looking Their Healthiest This Season For Game With EaglesThe Detroit Lions are hoping to continue their win streak when they take on the Philadelphia Eagles on Thanksgiving, and the official injury report may help that. Detroit has a short list and is looking to go at as full of strength as they have all season.
Ebron: 'You Give The Quarterback What He Wants' As Cooter Takes Over Offense“He (Cooter) knows what Matt likes, what Matt likes to do and what Matt wants. So that’s really how the offense works – you give the quarterback what he wants."
Team Grades: Detroit Lions Lit Up By Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater And Stefon DiggsThe Detroit Lions had to prepare for Adrian Peterson and make sure that he was stopped; but by keeping him under control, the Minnesota Vikings unleashed other weapons. Teddy Bridgewater could not be stopped and it was because Stefon Diggs couldn't be either.
Brandon Pettigrew Out Sunday; Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate Have Ankle InjuriesBoth Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate were limited Friday with ankle injuries, although both are probable to play.
Theo Riddick Turning Into One Of Lions' Most Reliable PerformersRiddick came into this season relatively unassuming: He was seen as a third-string type running back who had good hands.
Injury Report: DeAndre Levy Back Out As Detroit Lions Prepare For Chicago BearsThe Detroit Lions are looking to do whatever it takes to win their first game of the season, but they're going to have to do it without three key players. DeAndre Levy is out for the game with the Chicago Bears, but it looks like it could be much longer.
Ebron, Ngata Out Against Bears Sunday; Bell, Ihedigbo, Riddick All QuestionableTight end Eric Ebron and defensive tackle Haloti Ngata will both miss the Lions’ game against the Bears on Sunday.
Lions Hold Team Meeting Geared Towards Fixing Offense, Admit Mistakes“Everybody called out when you can be better. If you did something good, other guys were like, ‘Hey, nice job.’”
Eric Ebron Thinks Lions Would Be In Better Situation If He Were Healthy“I’m 22,” Ebron said. “I ain’t 40 like most of these guys. I’m gonna be all right.”