Calvin Johnson: 'It's Tough To Nickel And Dime All The Way Down The Field'"When we make big plays, we score touchdowns. If we’re not making big plays, it’s tough to nickel and dime all the way down the field.”
Lions Look For 2nd Win Of Season Vs. VikingsThe Lions have won four of the last five home meetings.
Lions Focusing On Keeping Stafford Upright, Bringing Peterson Down“When your job is to protect someone and obviously they go and protect it like that, you kind of beat yourself up about it."
Lions OC Lombardi To Play-Call From Press Box Again On Sunday"Oftentimes you can’t see the far side of the field from the sidelines unless you have a very strategic vantage point. Upstairs you can see it all."
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.
ESPN Rates Lions The 13th Most-Injured Team In NFLBut in reality, there are a few excuses ready-made: According to ESPN's recent rankings, Detroit is the 13th most-injured team in the league.
Lions Defense Improving, But Still Has To Face High-Scoring Cardinals"So we’ll just continue to evolve, try to play to our players’ strengths and what they do well and hopefully we continue to improve.”
Stafford Probable For Sunday, Pettigrew Out, Levy DoubtfulThe Matthew Stafford watch is essentially on hold this week, as he was listed as “probable” on the Lions’ Friday injury report for Sunday’s game against the Broncos.
Joique Bell On Lions' Loss To Minnesota: 'I Take Most Of The Blame'“I have to do a better job as far as finding the holes and making things happen. We can do better collectively as a group, but I take most of the blame.”
Stafford Participating At Practice; 'We'll See' On Status For SundayHead coach Jim Caldwell again deferred to the injury report when asked about the status of quarterback Matthew Stafford.
Caldwell Won't Give Details On Stafford's Status For Sunday“We’ll see. Like I said, he’s very, very sore. There’s no question about that. He got hit far too many times.”