Former Lion Zettel Back In the NFC NorthThe Minnesota Vikings agreed to contract terms Wednesday with wide receiver Tajaé Sharpe and defensive end Anthony Zettel, adding two fifth-year veterans at positions vacated by star players.
Vikings-Bears Preview: Cousins, Trubisky Face Daunting DefensesThe Vikings and Bears ride strong defenses and run games, but uneven quarterback play, into this Week 4 NFC North matchup.
NFC North Defined By DefenseThe hit HBO show "Game of Thrones" that racked up a record 32 Emmy nominations became such a cultural force that it even unintentionally spawned a slogan for one of the NFL's most tradition-rich divisions.
Vikings Overpower Lions 27-9There's still one more game to go, but the Lions are now assured of their first last-place finish since 2012 after a 27-9 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Ndamukong Suh And Rams Defense Ready For What Packers QB Rodgers Can CreateNdamukong Suh, who faced Rodgers regularly during his five seasons with the Detroit Lions, believes Rodgers' ability to survey all areas of the field when a play breaks down makes him more dangerous than Wilson in scramble mode.
Keidel: Case Keenum Leading Vikings To Top Seed In NFCIt may come as a surprise to some, but journeyman quarterback Case Keenum has led the Minnesota Vikings to a 10-2 record and the NFC's No. 1 spot through three quarters of the season.
Vikings, Chargers, Redskins Choices For Thanksgiving GamesThe NFC North leader from Minnesota visits Ford Field this year, and carries a two-game edge over the Lions. So this is a particularly huge game for the hosts.
After Beating Bears, Lions Look To Tighten NFC North RaceThe Detroit Lions haven't lost a game against the NFC North, and they can really tighten the division race if they win this week.
Thursday Night Football Breakdown: NFC North Rivalry Renewed Between Chicago And Green Bay on CBSThe Bears and Packers, both coming off overtime wins, will face off at Lambeau Field on Thursday Night Football on CBS.
2017 Preseason All-NFC North DefenseAfter a stellar performance on the defensive side of the ball last year, the Vikings dominate the Preseason All-NFC North Defense.
2017 Preseason All-NFC North OffenseTwo-time NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers leads the way in CBS Local's Preseason All-NFC North Offense.
Keidel: Lions-Packers For NFC North Title A Fitting End To NFL SeasonDepending on earlier games, the loser may well toil in winter purgatory, watching the very party they were four quarters from joining.
Lions Can Clinch Long-Awaited Division Title This WeekendIf the Lions beat the Giants on Sunday and the Packers lose to the Bears (in Chicago), Detroit will secure its first division title since 1993.
NFC North-Leading Lions, Vikings Kick Off Thanksgiving GamesMinnesota blew three-point lead with 23 seconds left last game against Lions, allowing them to set up Matt Prater's 58-yard FG as time expired in regulation.
This Is The Lions Biggest Thanksgiving Game Ever And Here's WhyTo reiterate: in the 69 games the Lions have played on Thanksgiving, they have never faced such stakes.